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  • Less Worrying...More organization

    5/2/2015 6:30:21 PM, by SBECKER526

    I am not worrying about the future. I worked diligently for years to set aside funds for entrance to a retirement community. I will be able to ... Read more

  • PiYo - Buns

    5/2/2015 11:20:10 AM, by BKWERM

    Being that it's Saturday, I was going to do two workouts for an hour long session but I slept in until past 10 so since I need to get out and get... Read more

  • More Nana pictures!

    5/2/2015 9:48:43 AM, by ROCKPORT9

    Being a first time Nana when many of my friends are great grandparents is amazing! Of course, I share pictures of Charlie Robert, named after my... Read more

  • What size am I?

    5/2/2015 7:12:24 AM, by BECWAL

    My visit to my regular MD showed me a low A1C, perfect blood pressure and my other numbers coming down. She was quite pleased. She reminded me ... Read more

  • Learning New "Tricks"

    5/1/2015 4:14:33 PM, by DEDICATED2HIM

    so I am proud to say that I have evaded every obstacle and every rogue temptation that has come along. I went shopping (twice) and spent WAY too... Read more

  • Crocus Hike Photos and Surgeon's Report.

    5/1/2015 1:29:49 AM, by _LINDA

    I wanted to see the first flower of the season here, which is the crocus. It grows like a weed in this grassland area, but doesn't last long. A... Read more

  • Highs & Lows!

    4/30/2015 1:03:27 AM, by _LINDA

    Five days ago we had 20 cm (11 inches) of snow dumped on us. Today it was 81 F (27 C). No sign of the snow except in shaded areas sheltered by ... Read more

  • Good News

    4/29/2015 1:28:14 AM, by _LINDA

    I asked the pharmacy if the Drug Exception Status program would do a current review of my medication costs instead of having to wait for the usua... Read more

  • Retirement Community

    4/28/2015 9:34:01 PM, by SBECKER526

    I am a proud member of the Future Resident Club of the Highlands of Wyomissing. I attended the Soup to Nuts session for a presentation, luncheon... Read more

  • Trees Down And Scary Experience!

    4/27/2015 8:18:37 AM, by _LINDA

    My sister and I thought we would drive to the weir to see if we could see the pelicans. The snow was already melting in earnest: Read more

  • How to become a winning parent to yourself!

    4/26/2015 11:17:32 PM, by MIAMIRN

    Hey guys! This is sort of an upside down way of looking at things. I often look at different perspectives so bear with me and my introductio... Read more

  • Veggies for breakfast

    4/26/2015 10:27:18 AM, by DONNA_W

    I'll admit was not crazy about this idea, but I decided to give it a try as I was kind of tired of cereal or eggs for breakfast, both of which ha... Read more

  • video blog Video Blog

    4/26/2015 8:51:39 AM, by _LINDA

    Huge snowfall, heavy, wet snow caused a mugo to fall over and its still coming down! Its 5:30 am, Mom's usual wake up time and I would have rath... Read more

  • 30 lb lost

    4/25/2015 7:14:43 PM, by DONNA_W

    As I weighed in this morning, I hit a milestone. 30 lb lost since Dec 2014. I was excited as I thought this week I was plateauing. I based the... Read more

  • Coping

    4/25/2015 6:29:06 PM, by SBECKER526

    I am feeling better when our weather is milder. I got out to play golf on Tuesday. I did well. I get very tired. I will need to give up some ... Read more

  • Photo Of My New Shirt!

    4/24/2015 1:15:43 AM, by _LINDA

    I went to get fitted for my new free bra for being one of the top fundr... Read more

  • Amazing Sucess story!

    4/23/2015 7:01:31 PM, by MIAMIRN

    Four months ago, upon the recommendation of a SparkPeople friend, I started a new diet. It looked really healthy. Lots and lots of vegetables and... Read more

  • I Have Bunionettes!

    4/23/2015 1:11:52 AM, by _LINDA

    Also known as a Tailor's bunion, it develops on the outside of the foot at the bottom of the fifth toe. Its usually caused by rubbing and/or to... Read more

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    Panoramic View Of Bust A Move Site

    4/21/2015 10:23:02 AM, by _LINDA

    This is how big the facility is that my event was held in. Its designed to hold full athletic track meets. Its neat to be able to work out in ... Read more

  • Great day for walking, beauty & friendship

    4/20/2015 11:49:49 PM, by DONNA_W

    Today I went to Fairchild Gardens in Miami with a friend of mine. Our motivation for going was to see the Dale Chihuly exhibit there. How magn... Read more

  • Looking for a virtual swim buddy :)

    4/20/2015 1:22:27 PM, by MIAMIRN

    Hi Sparkers! I'm looking for a virtual swim buddy. I swim a lot. I swim 5 to 6 days a week. I'd love to find someone to swim with. Is t... Read more

  • PiYo - Days 6-9

    4/20/2015 5:58:08 AM, by BKWERM

    Since last Thursday, I've done 4 PiYo workouts. On Friday, I did PiYo Sweat which is my favourite so far as I can do a lot of the moves, some wi... Read more

  • Does this count?

    4/19/2015 9:28:03 AM, by DONNA_W

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  • Sunday Rest

    4/19/2015 3:10:46 AM, by DEDICATED2HIM

    I am on Day 3 of my six week "induction" to the EAT TO LIVE program put together by Dr. Joel Fuhrman. So far I have stuck to the plan perfectly.... Read more

  • Bust A Move!

    4/19/2015 2:00:20 AM, by _LINDA

    The fitness fun day arrived! When I got there, I discovered they had moved things around again. My spot had changed, and was still on the edge... Read more

  • SparkPeople giveaways, prizes. Your voice please!

    4/18/2015 8:10:01 PM, by MIAMIRN

    SparkPeople used to have giveaways, prizes and stuff. Where have they gone? I once won an exercise video on the wheel. It was a thrill. SparkPe... Read more

  • Excited About Tomorrow!

    4/18/2015 1:59:55 AM, by _LINDA

    Its finally arrived! My reward for fundraising for breast cancer research and the breast cancer center. My all day health and wellness party. ... Read more

  • I'm a Nana!

    4/17/2015 6:55:09 PM, by ROCKPORT9

    What an adventure! Our first grand child was born Tuesday- Charlie Robert, named after my husband and his paternal grandfather, 7 lbs. 15 ounces... Read more

  • A New Six Week Start

    4/17/2015 6:02:33 AM, by DEDICATED2HIM

    4-17-15 Day Two Yesterday I finally did it. I put together a perfect day. I went out to eat at a new restaurant where they had all kinds of... Read more

  • Golf and RA - post surgery

    4/16/2015 11:32:05 PM, by SBECKER526

    I have worried about golfing, RA, and post abdominal surgery. My surgery on Jan 17 restricted me from exercise for 2 weeks and then with modific... Read more

  • Cough Update

    4/15/2015 5:51:08 PM, by BKWERM

    I went to the doctor's because I've had a cough for 7 weeks and my friends (real-life and Spark) were worried and kept insisting I go again (I've... Read more

  • Working It Wednesday!

    4/15/2015 11:07:00 AM, by _LINDA

    So there were two days I hit seven to eight hours sleep, but with wake ups. Each time I was in a lot of pain. I think a lot of it was due to no... Read more

  • PiYo - Day 5

    4/15/2015 5:51:25 AM, by BKWERM

    Today, I combined the Lower Body workout and the Upper Body workout for a total of 45 minutes of exercise. It still didn't give me much of a cal... Read more

  • Another Rest Day

    4/14/2015 6:12:24 AM, by BKWERM

    I didn't have a good sleep last night so I elected to sleep in rather than doing PiYo. I was coughing for a lot of the night again. Sigh... I ... Read more

  • Walking Wounded

    4/13/2015 8:01:59 PM, by _LINDA

    I have been pushing through quite a bit of pain lately. Near the end of my walk on Sunday, I felt what I thought was a shin splint happening abo... Read more

  • PiYo - Day 4

    4/13/2015 5:47:38 AM, by BKWERM

    Day 4 is called Sweat and so far, it's my favourite as it's mostly standing work like lunges and squats. There were also a lot of balancing exer... Read more

  • Recognizing change in me

    4/12/2015 11:06:19 PM, by SBECKER526

    I am accepting the challenges that lie ahead for me. Bob has been ill most days. His stomach is finicky. Sometimes restaurant food appeals mor... Read more

  • Marathon of Hope

    4/12/2015 2:35:46 PM, by _LINDA

    Terry Fox was a young Canadian male 18 years old diagnosed with bone cancer to which he lost his leg. He decided to do a cross Canada marathon ... Read more

  • Sleep Of The Dead

    4/11/2015 10:49:43 PM, by _LINDA

    After running Friday's bridge game at the club, I was tired, but I needed to go home get my bank card, drop off the change from the club and walk... Read more

  • PiYo - Day 3

    4/11/2015 11:26:27 AM, by BKWERM

    Today's workout was supposed to be upper body-focused but there was actually a lot of core work plus Chalene's favourite tricep pushups, which I ... Read more

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