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I'm ready for a new journey. One that includes getting fit and healthy..... Zumba is my new favorite calorie burner. I have lots of reasons to get healthy but my main reason is to get rid of Diabetes. I hate it with all of my being. If I can help one person from getting this horrid disease from helping them workout, talking to them, cheering them on, I will. I will never go back to the old me, I will be what I was born to be. One of my favorite new quotes I found on Spark is "The girl in last place is the one sitting on the couch." My other ones I found thru prayer was "He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. 31 but those who hope in the Lord will renew thier strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, run and not grow weary, walk and not faint." Isaiah 40:29 & 31.

Taking it to a new level and enjoying every step along the way! Anybody who needs encouragement with their diabetes, I am on a mission and would be glad to help, just let me know!!!!

O, my twin and I are going to train to be able to run at least 4 5k's next year and get healthy together! I also love hiking, walking and designing jewelry!

Member Since: 1/28/2008

Fitness Minutes: 4,439

My Goals:
I'm on a mission to lose 100+ pounds. I am starting today bcuz today is the first day of the rest of my life and I'm living it as if its my last.

Off all diabetes medicine by June 1, 11 (12/7/10 DR called n I'm going to have meds reduced in Jan. Whoot whoo!)

There is a difference between interest and commitment. When you are interested in somethig, you do it only when its convenient. When you are committed to something you accept no excuses only results.

My Program:
Walking, Zumba, and turbo jam.

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Robert Ferguson circuit training

Personal Information:
I am from OKLAHOMA!! YEE_HAW! Love life and my God is good! I am a middle school teacher. I want to be an inspiration to others!!

Other Information:
Champions are not made in the ring. They are only recognized there!! With dedication and hard work, I will lose this weight.

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