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Me after my first half marathon - the Detroit Free Press Half Marathon on 10/19/08. I finished in 3:00 hours.

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Me and my husband, Tommy, on our wedding day, 10/31/09.

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I have lot of inspiring "before" pictures that I'd like to hide and forget about. But what I'd really like more is to put them behind me permanently and replace them with some "after" pictures that I can be proud of.
I'm really motivated by people who feel great after achieving their goals. I think all the sacrifices, time, and sweat will be nothing compared to how happy and proud I'll feel when I reach my goal. I'm constantly reminding myself not to be tempted by the immediate gratifications, to instead see the big picture and go for the long term goal. Its a daily battle and a slow process but I'll get there.

Member Since: 5/17/2007

Fitness Minutes: 0

My Goals:
*Fit into my old work pants and jeans. I don't want to keep buying clothes as I go up in size.
*I'd like to finish a 5K in under 30 minutes. (Current personal best is 32:04) I've been putting in non-race training and other longer distance races.
*I'd like to tone up my arms and core.
*My long term goal is not to quit!

My Program:
I'm running about 4 days a week. I love the on-demand workout videos on TV too.
I workout at the gym and go running outside with my best SP bud Tiffani. I like running, group exercise classes and strength training.

Personal Information:
My name is Kelly. I'm originally from Dearborn, MI and worked in Detroit. I moved to NW Indiana a few years ago and got married in 2009. I'm living the dream with my husband, Tommy, our St. Bernard, Penny and our triplet boys, Alex, Danny, and Luke.

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    Hey DetroitKelly! It's Laura your accountability buddy. :) Did you get your 10 min challenge workout in today? If not, what do you need to get it tomorrow? You can do this! Hope all is well. Let me know. emoticon emoticon
    1147 days ago
  • v ON_A_DIET
    Thank you so much for the goodie! emoticon

    Also, thank you for being active on 25-50! On some of the teams I lead, it feels as though I am talking to myself! emoticon

    Have a good one! The weekend is almost here!

    1901 days ago
    Hi and thanks for the relatable comment. Looks like you have a better excuse than me to stay in your yoga pants with your three gorgeous triplets. And you look great. I hope to be as motivated as you. 💪 Stephanie
    2193 days ago
    Hi there Kelly...I just saw your comment! Yes,,my middle daughter has triplets...girls! Another daughter has boy/girl twins and another son has twin girls...multiples are the bomb!! Of course we love our 'singles', too! I had at a time lol My hubby is a 'triplet mom' is married to a twin and I have aunt/uncle twin and twin guess it was in the cards.

    Your pictures of family are soooo cute!! Good luck on your fitness journey!
    2334 days ago
  • v MOMIN09
    Thanks for the add!
    2376 days ago
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