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I am in rehab after falling and breaking pelvic bone. Missed Christmas with family, but have many others here to get to know in the dining room. Hope to join in on some activities soon; don't know what they have other than bingo. Hope all of you had a good Christmas. Mine will be better next year.

Member Since: 9/4/2008

Fitness Minutes: 27,904

My Goals:
Ideally, to get down to 130 lbs. Would happily settle for 135.

My Program:
Watching my intake of carbs, very little fried foods and trying to overcome my

constant desire for sweets by eating fruits daily. Trying not to snack in the evenings, that is when I am most vulnerable.

Personal Information:
From St. Louis area. Mother of 3, gm of 6, ggm of 5. Retired 4 yrs ago. Am a Christian with mostly church-based activities. Limited income doesn't allow traveling etc, but manage to keep busy. Seem to be addicted to reading and saving recipes???? (seldom try them, tho) No pets, no husband, no worries (?) Just a little bit zany; love humor (clean, that is). Unfortunately, I am a procrastinator who is going to do everything (tomorrow!)

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Favorite book - the Bible. Also read a news magazine to keep up with what's going on and not having TV sound bites be my main source. Read several other mags, Readers Condensed Digest books, spiritual books and mags. Attend Bible Study classes, flexibilty-based exercise class designed for arthitis sufferers, meet with other women at local library to knit and crochet (& gab) and keep my eyes open for other local activities of interest to my age group. Visits with family limited due to distance (and everyone is so busy!) so I made a determination a long time ago to "entertain" myself and not be dependent on others (unless I have to be). Have some wonderful friends and my family loves me & I them - who could ask for anything more?

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  • v no profile image ROSIEJ1942
    emoticon for the spark goodie and your condolances
    1503 days ago
  • v LMCBEE61
    Hi, thanks for friending me:) first one :) I friended you back, I think that's how they say it nowdays :) I'm also a Christian, going to two churches, trying to figure out which one I want to stay with. After I moved down here I couldn't find one I wanted to go to, but have recently found two that are nice.
    1511 days ago
  • v MOMMADOT630
    Mary Lu thanks for the veggie soup it is exactly what was needed. Hope you are feeling better. You have my thoughts and prayers. God Bless, Dot

    1585 days ago
  • v no profile image ROSIEJ1942
    me as a friend, I have also added you to mine,,, I have a son and daughter, 8 grandchildren, 7 greatgrand children,I lost my hubby march 2008 and my son recently lost his wif of almost 29 years in July of this year of which he has had a hard time coping with, but, I'm praying and hoping things will get better soon for him, I love my family so much and emoticon so much for the goodie
    1633 days ago
  • v no profile image MAUITN
    Thanks for adding me as a friend. I look forward to getting to know you better.
    1670 days ago
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