MARGARET3
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They say "that today is the first day of your life".Well when I found SparkPeople web site that was the beging on my new life. I joined SparkPeople on January 9th 2006.
Over the years I have tried every diet there was out there. I've lost and then I've gained and then lost and gained again. You all know the story . You starve yourself all week and go out an have a "Big Mac" and gain it all back again.
Since I started SparkPeople I have made many new friends that encourage and support me wether I've lost or gained.
I've found that I love to track my calories and my excerises. I read all that I can on the boards and have learnt a lot from them. The community boards are full of friendly people much like myself with the same problems.
I just want to say that since i started at SparkPeople I've lost 119 pounds with the encouragement and support from all my new friends at SparkPeople. Spark People have showed me the right way to watch my food.Thank you all for given me the start of my new life.


Member Since: 12/23/2005

Fitness Minutes: 76,924

My Goals:
Track my food and excerise

drink at least 8-10 glasses of water a day

Be around to see my grandchildren get married and be happy.to go cycling with my sister this summer..


My Program:
I'm on 1200 calories a day ,Drink 8-10 glasses of water . Track my calories and excerise.I go to Curves 5 times a week and I walk as much as I can everyday.



Personal Information:
I'm from Laval ,Quebec,Canada. It's a little north of Montreal.


Other Information:
I'm 58years old and I have been married for 40 years,I have a son and a daughter.They both have 3 children.

I love to crochet knit and sew.




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  • v MOMTOLJ
    Precious pic of your Grand-children.
    Your goal weight is just about reached; you inspire me. Takes time but I need to stay focus on the goal.Looking ahead not back emoticon
    10 hours ago
  • v GLORIAZ
    Your grand babies are beautiful!
    161 days ago
  • v OKBACK2MEAGAIN
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    The flowers and blossoms are filling the air with the smells of Spring. This is the time to start preparing for the Summer. Are you ready to join a Challenge? The Biggest Loser Challenge is looking for members for it’s next Challenge starting the first week of June. The challenge consists of 11 Teams, that participate in 10 weeks of Nutritional and Fitness Challenges. These challenges can be modified to fit individual needs, allowing members of all abilities and dietary needs to participate.

    Here are some of the members comments written on a Survey Monkey poll:

    “It helps me stay focused on my goals. It also keeps things interesting and not boring.”

    “I find that the challenges make me be more cognizant of my food intake, better choices etc. The fitness ones encourage me to try new exercises and to keep doing exercises. I think there is a good possibility I wouldnt do as much if I didnt track it for challenges or tried to do better on challenges”

    “My leaders are all wonderful...they stay in touch with team members and do their best to keep us involved and feeling a part of the team.”

    “They motivate me to eat healthier and to be more active. “

    If you would like to be a member of this challenge you can copy and paste the the link below, or click on my username and leave me a message or click on the BLUE BIGGEST LOSER Icon on my page. Join the team and sign up for the next challenge on the Spring Waitlist thread.
    https://www.sparkpeople.com/myspark/grou
    ps_individual.asp?gid=25339

    Note when using the link above you may have to drop the // or even the //www.

    220 days ago
  • v BENTON1948
    emoticon Margaret, How many days did you stay on the diet? What did you eat and drink, how did you feel, and did you have any negative side effects like constipation?
    282 days ago
  • v KATHLEEN624
    Thank you for the sneakers. They are just what I need to run that treadmill at the gym.
    290 days ago
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