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H appiness depends upon your outlook on life. - Find the good in all situations
A ttitude is just as important as ability.- Keep your attitude positive
P assion find yours this year! - Do what you love and you will never work
P ositive thoughts make everything easier.- Stay focused and stay positive
Y ou are unique, with special gifts, use them. - Never forget you have talent

N ew beginnings with a new year.
Enthusiasm a true secret of success.
W ishes may they turn into goals.

Y ears go by to quickly, enjoy them.- Wisdom from your elders, listen
E nergy may you have lots of it. - Take care of yourself
A ppreciation of life, don't take it for granted. - Live each day
R elax take the time to relax in this coming year.- Keep a balance in your life

Author: Catherine Pulsifer


Member Since: 12/27/2015

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My Goals:
Weight loss through lowering stress levels, sharing with friends and group support. I don't need fast weight loss, just consistent. I would like to lose 60 pounds - not an easy task for me because of some health issues but I don't give up easily!


My Program:
I am watching my calories by eating only "healthy" foods in accordance with my doctor's recommendations and trying to get more exercise. I think I own about every exercise DVD and Wii program out there and also recently bought an activity tracker. I'm trying to walk a lot more as my main form of exercise. For me the secret is audiobooks - I only listen when I exercise so I'm motivated because I want to hear more of the story.



Personal Information:
I was widowed in 1999 and remarried in 2002. I spent the next 5 years teaching High School biology in a very small school 67 miles from home until I retired in 2008. We recently moved to Grants Pass, Oregon, a difficult move because my husband had lived in our other house for over 40 years. Now we're looking forward to our new life in our new home.


Other Information:
I love fantasy and magic, the ideas anyway. I'm a big Harry Potter fan and fantasy book reader. I love to read, I own a lot of audio books and like to listen to them when I walk. I got interested in YA books while teaching high school and continued reading them after retirement. I also try to keep my mind active by playing RPG computer games.




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  • v 1ZIPPYC
    All going good here, hoping the same with you and Rod. Take care. emoticon
    1 day ago
  • v 1ZIPPYC
    Got your sparkmail....thank you. I'll write you tomorrow night. Got lots going on right now and Bob has a Dr. Appt tomorrow. I'm going with him...getting results from his tests. Hoping for good news.
    I've been thinking about you lately, good to hear from you. emoticon
    69 days ago
  • v OKBACK2MEAGAIN

    emoticon “May you all have a beautiful holiday—wherever you are, whoever you are, however you spend it, and whatever emotions arise within you on this day. Blessings to the beasts and children within us all." emoticon
    ~ Elizabeth Gilbert emoticon

    However you celebrate the season, I wish you health and happiness in 2021 emoticon
    70 days ago
  • v 1ZIPPYC
    I know what you mean about not focusing on much of anything. I focus what I have to; bills, important emails, budget, insurance and then I'm exhausted. After that even SP has suffered my attention. Hang in there. Hopefully this pandemic will be over soon. emoticon
    98 days ago
  • v 1ZIPPYC
    I've been back to coloring again. Sure helps these days. How's it going? We're hanging in there. emoticon

    99 days ago
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