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Looking back , I have lost 100 pounds and looking forward I would like to lose 30 more BUT neither of those things are the here and now and to be honest that is all we have ...is the here and now. This time , this moment , this chance to live and enjoy. It has taken a longer time to regain my physical strength after having surgery and devoting the last 4 months to finishing my Associates degree. Instead of impatiently waiting for the future stronger "me " to arrive - I am loving the here and ...
Looking back , I have lost 100 pounds and looking forward I would like to lose 30 more BUT neither of those things are the here and now and to be honest that is all we have ...is the here and now. This time , this moment , this chance to live and enjoy. It has taken a longer time to regain my physical strength after having surgery and devoting the last 4 months to finishing my Associates degree. Instead of impatiently waiting for the future stronger "me " to arrive - I am loving the here and now me. The here and now me has brought me to this moment in time and I am going to appreciate the body that I am in. This is the body that has completed 4 half marathons, countless 5k's, assisted other friends in training for races, gave birth to 2 children, and drives me to and from work 5 days per week . This body has served me well and I must pay homage to my body instead of looking at myself in disgust for what it is not. Each morning I will stand alone with my body , look at myself and proclaim that I love my body ...it has served me well and I LOVE ME!!
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Member Since: 10/7/2006

SparkPoints: 61,108

Fitness Minutes: 131,361

My Goals:
Perfect Spark attendance for July 2014 - DONE!!!!

Take 3 strength training classes each week

This summer - READ, READ READ!!!

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SP 100% Attendance Award in August 2014

Change what is not working in training , school or life - ONGOING PROCESS!!!!

Graduate with my Associates in June 2014 DONE!!

Transfer to Rutgers in Sept 2014 DONE!!!!



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Graduated June 2014 with my Associates in Liberal Arts- summa cum laude. Transferring to Rutgers University Fall 2014

Finally found the job that I have been looking for since 2002 and I am loving it.

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"What is your secret to the weight loss, they all want to know; in a thousand different ways they wanted to know The Secret. And not one of them is ever prepared, truly prepared, to believe that it has nothing so much to do with chemicals , wacky diets and zippy mental tricks as with the most profound and sometimes heartrending process of removing, molecule by molecule, the very tough rubber that comprised the bottom of my training shoes. The more molecules that I remove , the more weight I lose; it is that simple"


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PLATINUM755
9/7/2014 12:22:58 PM

It is one of my go-to phrases now as well. It's a powerful statement and motivates me in so many ways, especially after seeing the Misty Copeland ad. If you haven't seen the ad, check out my blog for 09/03/2014.

I hope you're having a blessed day; the first day to a very productive week! emoticon



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DARKCHILD
9/4/2014 7:00:17 AM

Happy September to you!! emoticon How are things going with you? My September didn't start off great at all, I started the month off with a terrible allergy attack. I've been really sick for the past 4 days but I'm finally getting back to normal. Now I'm just trying to get over that drugged out feeling. Today will be my first day of working out so I'm already behind in my fitness minutes. But what can you do, nothing, I'll just do what I can and not stress over it. My goal is to loose 4 pounds by Oct. 3, my 60th birthday. Yeah, the big 6-0!! Have a wonderful day! emoticon



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DARKCHILD
7/30/2014 4:54:59 PM

emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon for your response to my blog about my body fat percentage. I just read it and what you say makes perfect sense! I have no way of knowing what it was before I started getting serious about getting fit. It only shows what it is right now. That is a much better perspective than my woe is me attitude. I haven't really done anything since I got the number, I'm regrouping and will get back to my routine on August 1st. I'm just giving myself some time to relax my mind, body, and spirit. I plan to get my percentage measured again in January. Thanks again!!!

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7/27/2014 6:23:05 PM

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DARKCHILD
7/15/2014 8:14:11 AM

Good morning emoticon , that is all! emoticon



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