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Hello, I am 54 soon to be 55, and on my life journey to health and fitness. I was once 238 pounds have lost down to 165 but, have managed to gain back up to 235 pounds. I have two children a daughter who is 26 and a son who is 22. I have been married for 28 years to a wonderful husband who does support me on my journey. I need to focus more on me. I have read in one of my many books recently that to get rid of the fatitudes come up with a new name and repeat it to yourself daily, "Love-Care-Strong". Is my positive reminder name. I am learning to love myself again, to care more about me and not what others think, and to be strong every day!

I love to read books mostly mystery and suspense. My favorite authors are James Patterson, and Sidney Sheldon. I love to hike and ride my bike. Baking is a favorite pass time but, is limited due to my love of food!

My favorite workouts are using my treadmill, my stationary bike, and Leslie Sansone's Walk At Home and various programs she has developed.

My favorite quotes:
"Don't take orders from a cookie!"
"Sweat, it does the body good!"
"Losing weight is hard. Being overweight is hard. Choose your hard."
"The best things in life are...God, friends and a hot cup of coffee!"




Member Since: 2/19/2006

Fitness Minutes: 22,406

My Goals:
1)Learn to eat healthy making changes for life

2)Exercise daily

3)Stay hydrated

4)Find more "me" time!


My Program:
1)Journaling daily food intake

2)Logging exercise

3)Reading and educating myself on a healthy life style



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"If it is going to be, it is up to me."





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  • v HOMEBODY4EVER
    emoticon TO .....Coffee Tea and "Me" Team

    You will LOVE THIS TEAM! It's amazingly positive and supportive. The members here are always willing to lend a hand, an ear, or a shoulder. They have done it for me and they will do the same for you!! We are here to support and encourage you on your journey to success. We would love to have you join us on the Forums for some fun and challenges.

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    Marj.
    23 days ago
  • v 2BDYNAMIC
    emoticon the Small Goals and commitment team! ...
    So glad to have you here. The team is super-supportive, friendly, and
    we often share our goals/ plans on the team wall. Getting connected really
    helps affirm our goals .... Best wishes for success in reaching your goals!
    .........::::: 2bdynamic .....Co-Leader to Spark Guy
    106 days ago
  • v CHERYLA2012
    Thank you for reading my blog. I wish you much continued success!
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    147 days ago
  • v PRINCESSTIPPYTO
    Hi I live in New Hampshire! reading you blog closely mirrors my journey!
    248 days ago
  • v --DEBY--
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    I Wish You a Merry Christmas, I wish you a Merry Christmas
    I wish you a Merry Chrismtas.... And a Happy New Year....

    Good Tidings to you .... and all of your Kin............................
    I Wish You a Merry Christmas, and a HAPPY NEW YEAR

    ~Happy Holidays~ * ~BLESSings ALLways~ Deby

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    359 days ago
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