ASHENJOY
1,000-2,499 SparkPoints 2,207
SparkPoints
 
SparkGoodies
go to goodies page
Workout Shoes
From:
GRACIEC
go to goodies page
Checkered Flag
From:
MYSTYBELLA
go to goodies page
Fruit Smoothie
From:
GRACIEC
Awards

Shared Food & Fitness Trackers
 
Interact with ASHENJOY
Add as SparkFriend Send Private Message Leave Comment


The Road Goes Ever On.....

I've begun the journey I affectionately call Road to Self Revitalization. What that really means is that i need to get off my behind and start walking a much healthier road.

I'm a 69 year old woman with Type 2 Diabetes and Osteoarthritis. I have one wonderful son and I would like to be a good role model to him. It's never too late to make changes!

My current Path is the Path to Endurance. It includes:

1) Aerobic Activity - Sweat!
2) Strength Training - Yoga
3) Eating & drinking - 5 servings freggies/LOTS of water
4) Sleeping 6 to 8 hours nightly

Still round the corner there may wait
A new road or a secret gate,
And though we pass them by today,
Tomorrow we may come this way
And take the hidden paths that run
Towards the Moon or to the Sun.


Member Since: 1/17/2018

Fitness Minutes: 72

My Goals:
1) My current weight goal is to be under 210
2) My physical goal is to walk 1 mile without resting
3) My sleep goal is a full night's sleep (6-8 hours)
4) My personal goal is start downsizing.


My Program:
My current physical program is from DAREBEE called Foundation Light. As my endurance builds I'll start a higher intensity program

My food is Low Carb to help my Diabetes. I went through a long period of Diabetes Management Burnout (yes, there is such a thing) so I'm getting my food under control so my metabolic numbers normalize.



Personal Information:
I love to read and play games. I'm still working and am looking forward to retiring although I haven't actively set a date for that. I have a houseful of cats that I love -- and for some of us our soul mate is just that -- a house full of cats.


Other Information:




Read More About ASHENJOY - Profile Information moved here. (Updated January 1)




Shown if member clicks "Read More"








(Shown after Message Board Posts)
Add a Link
Save Changes
Blogs
This user doesn't have any public blog entries.
My Ticker:
 current weight: 213.0 
219
199.25
179.5
159.75
140
Login to Leave Comment
Comments
  • v OKBACK2MEAGAIN
    emoticon
    Looking to stay focused through the upcoming Holiday Season? Want to get connected with a Team to support you through your Journey to a Healthier Lifestyle? If yes, then consider joining the Biggest Loser Challenge that starts in early December. Each week 10 teams of 24 Active members do fun nutritional and fitness challenges. The challenges promote a healthy lifestyle. If for some reason you cannot do a challenge, it can be modified to meet your needs. I hope that you decide this might be for you. If so, you can leave your name on the Wait List for the Winter challenge. To get to the List visit my page and click on the “BLUE BIGGEST LOSER” Icon; copy The Team Page Address below or let me know so I can send you an invitation. Join the Team then sign up on the waitlist. It’s the thread right below the Chit Chat thread.
    If searching through Spark enter Biggest Loser Fall Challenge All Teams.

    To reply or get to my Sparkpage click on the arrow on the top right corner of this message, click on My Sparkpage or click on My Username.

    11 days ago
  • v SHRINKINGDONNA1
    How in the world. I need to proof read first. My apologies. Let me start over. Congratulations on losing this week! You rock ❤️
    22 days ago
  • v SHRINKINGDONNA1
    Congratulations I’m losing this week! Great to be moving in a good direction with all the white rabbits. Have a blessed day. ❤️
    22 days ago
  • v SKMINNY
    beautiful pictures on your sparkpage, i could look at them all day . i slid in on the white rabbit team!
    170 days ago
  • v CELTICCAPERGIRL
    Thank you for adding me 😁
    191 days ago
Member Comments (22):  123Next >Last >>