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I think the tag line says it all. My name is Angel and I'm 31 years old. I have just had the most challenging year of my life and the struggles continue. However, today I chose to be in the solution rather than the problem. I have learned more about who I AM and what is most important to ME in MY LIFE. I have hope about what the future holds as long as I keep focused and continue to take action instead of being just a player on the sidelines watching life go by instead of living it. I have struggled with my weight all my life. I have been successful in losing upto 40+ pounds in the past but I inevitably gain it all back. I have realized through SP that weight loss and maintaining a healthy weight is a life style change not a "temporary phase" I go through. I am confident that I can reach my goals and am commited to being a healthier and happier ME for ME.

Member Since: 3/15/2010

Fitness Minutes: 3,266

My Goals:
to be comfortable having my pic taken

to be able to look at myself in the mirror and not see myself as fat

to not be embarrased getting weighed at the doc's

to not think everyone is looking at me and thinking to themselves "wow she's a bit chunky huh?"

run a 10k

run a half marathon

wear a bathing suit and be comfortable

lose 50 pounds

become a community outreach spokesperson for teens/young adults who are at risk for or are abusing drugs and alcohol.

to go on vacation at Ocean City, Maryland.

My Program:
Nutrition tracker: daily

Fitness tracker: cardio 5x p/w and strength training 3x p/w

Following sparkpeople on-line and working on the 28 day program as outlined by the Spark.

Listen to motivating-get up and go-music every morning.

Read my daily devotional, say my prayers, have purposeful contact with God daily.

Personal Information:
I've lived in the Buffalo area (subarbs) all my life. I am a Social Worker so the stress level can get high. With such a demanding occupation I really need to take care of myself. I have two kitty kats who I love with all my heart. I have no idea what I would do with out them. My niece is my inspiration. She is the sweetest, strongest, most lovable 17 yr old I've ever met!!!!!

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    hey hun...thought you might connect to this...
    3679 days ago
    Just checking in with good thoughts and wishes for you. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

    And Sorry, I have been pretty busy packing for a move and not too sparky. However, wanted to wish you blessings and cheer for the upcoming Holidays. I will be a.w.o.l. for a good bit. So please have the best Christmas and New Years!
    Please don't forget me I will be back soon as possible.

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    3695 days ago
    Have a blessed, safe and Happy Thanksgiving.

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    3706 days ago
    Let's join prayers to the 'Chilie' miners save rescue tonight. Its so exciting for them and their families. And so deserved! Plus a huge thank God prayer tomorrow. (who ever your God or belief is). Respectably. All my friends do not have the same God as I. But, I respect that.
    3750 days ago
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    just stopping by to check in on you and see how things are going?? hope october started off strong for ya!
    3757 days ago
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