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"You don''t drown by falling in the water. You drown by staying there." "Fall seven times, stand up eight" Hi Everyone, My name is Mary. I'm a new mom to my baby girl Elliana born December 2019. I'm currently trying heal from my c-section, manage my diabetes, live healthy, have a good marriage and lose weight all while balancing being a first time mom. 2020 Starting weight December 11 2019 (day of delivery): 291 December 18, 2019 (after I gave birth): 278 (-13 lbs) December 25, 2019: 257.6 (-9.6 lbs) December 29, 2019: 252.8 (-4.8) January 5, 2020: 246.7 (-6.2) January 12, 2020: 247.7 (+1) January 19, 2020: 246.7 (-1) January 26, 2020: 249 (+2.3) February 2, 2020: 248 (-1) February 9, 2020: 242.8 (-5.2) February 16, 2020: 237.5 (-5.3)

Member Since: 4/13/2008

Fitness Minutes: 35,444

My Goals:
I'm on a mission to lose 60 lbs.
I want to:
Go to bed by 11:30 pm
Control blood glucose with diet and exercise, not medication.
Be able to do one pull up.
Be able to run a mile nonstop.
Be able to hula hoop.
Be able to do a cartwheel.
Be able to wear a Wonder Woman costume.

My Program:
I am eating more organic and less processed food. I'm brown bagging my lunch for work. I stick to 1600-1800 calories a day. I track all my calories on SP. I also workout/walk 3 x per week.

Personal Information:
My name is Mary. I live in a North West suburb of Chicago. I've been married to my best friend, Rich, since September 2015. I also have an adorable doggie named Becca Bo Peep Monster or Becca for short and one ginger cat named Fynn and once cow spotted cat named Charlie.
Rich and I miscarried our first baby, a boy named R.J. May of 2017. We hope to start trying again in August to complete our family.

Other Information:
I would like to talk to anyone trying to lose weight, eat healthier or manage their diabetes.

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