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1. Start each morning anew, and recommit to sticking to the plan one day at a time, day after day. Strive for progress, not perfection.
2. Plan each meal and track everything (be mindful of portions and calories).
3. Drink water and green tea.
4. Eat less and move more � lots more.
5. Eat mostly fresh, minimally processed foods
6. Don't eat after 7 p.m.
7. Stay connected, accountable, and active on SP.


Member Since: 12/26/2008

Fitness Minutes: 88,798

My Goals:
1. Develop consistent, healthy lifestyle habits;
2. Achieve a healthy weight and BMI;
3. Live a more active, outgoing lifestyle

Why I am doing this:
-To ensure good health so that I can be here for my family and friends
-To live a more active, enjoyable life
-To be more comfortable just being me.



My Program:
EXERCISE PLAN:
- 60-90 minutes cardio each day;
--- strength training at least 3 days a week.

DIET PLAN:
-Track what I eat and stay within the recommended Spark calorie range
- Eat whole, unprocessed foods for the most part, and avoid items made with white flour and sugar in all its forms
--Drink at least 8 glasses of water and 2 cups of green tea a day
-Eat 6 or more servings of a rainbow of fruits and veggies each day
-Each week, try something new to help reach your goals







Personal Information:
Favorite Quotes:
"Start each morning anew, and recommit to sticking to the plan one day at a time, day after day." ~Dr. Oz
"It's easy to say you're too tired, too stressed, too busy, too this or too that. Too bad. The only way you'll strip away the fat is to start by stripping away the excuses." -- Dr. Oz & Dr. Roizen- You on A Diet
"The virtue lies in the struggle, not in the prize."
Richard Monckton Milnes
"The journey shows you what you are made of - the destination is the evidence."


Other Information:
-UC Davis Graduate
-Retired after teaching a variety of grade levels for 39 years
-a life-long SF Giants fan
-I love to read, cook, and entertain friends and family
-unsuccessful (so far, but still trying) literary agent for my daughter's first novels




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  • v OKBACK2MEAGAIN
    Looking for a Fun Challenge this Fall? Want to get connected with a Team to support you through your Journey to a Healthier Lifestyle. If yes, then consider joining the BL Challenge that starts early September. Each week 11 teams of 24 Active, do fun nutritional and fitness challenges. The challenges promote a healthy lifestyle and If for some reason you cannot do a challenge then they are modified to meet your needs. Often we do the challenge in a game form, we have BINGO and TIC TAC TOE or seasonally themed. For Summer Fitness Tune up, Hopscotch and Bowling. I hope that you decide this might be for you you can leave your name on the waitlist for the Fall challenge. To get to the Challenge go to my page and click on the “BLUE BIGGEST LOSER” Icon, or copy and paste the link below, or let me know and I can send you an invite. Join the Team then sign up on the waitlist. It’s the thread right below the Chit Chat.
    www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/groups_indiv
    idual.asp?gid=25339
    474 days ago
  • v DEEGIRL50
    emoticon You missed the sign up for April Foolishness on 100+ First Step Club.

    emoticon "April Fools!" It's starts Friday. There's a sign-up thread posted.
    966 days ago
  • v RUTHXG
    I'm so grateful for your listening heart, expressed in your comment on my blog post. Thank you. emoticon
    1038 days ago
  • v RUTHXG
    So nice to be back in touch! Thanks for stopping by. Let's both try for consistency with the things that work for us!
    1047 days ago
  • v NUMD97
    Hope that your crossroads, lead you on the correct path.
    1131 days ago

    Comment edited on: 10/15/2016 1:44:26 PM
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