JEANNE229
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In Central Park (NYC) September 2013



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Oldest Granddaughter, Rhiannon, senior photo



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My youngest granddaughter, Bridget, holding her brother (my youngest grandson, Max). Sweet photo.


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My life has gone from being the "Duchess of Don't Try" to a "Princes of Preparing-to-Change", and I am as of now and happily ever after being coronated as "Empress of (Healthy) Eating and Exercise". This cycle has been my life for a as long as I can remember (and I know that managing healthy eating and weight loss can be a royal pain), so I'm hoping that by my own decree I can make healthy changes, one at a time, stick for the rest of my life. My "crowning" glory so to speak.

I have three grown children, one husband (that's always enough), two grand daughters, and a very hectic job that keeps me stressed out and eating on the fly. This page is where I will come for my daily "mini vacations." Here is where I will visit with myself. This will be my tranquil castle, where I come to give ME some royal treatment (and when needed, a royal pep talk). My mind's castle is here to escape from the REAL world pressures, if only for a few moments, and give myself what I need to survive another overthrown royal plan.

Here is where I find the power to rule my life. Here is where I decree my unhealthy habits to be banned from the kingdom (I mean queendom) forever more.


Member Since: 10/9/2008

Fitness Minutes: 26,099

My Goals:
One day at a time...one minute at a time...one second at a time to HEALTH.


My Program:
Keep trying! When you fall, get up and get back in the race. (Sounds like a song, hum?)



Personal Information:
Married, 3 children, 3 grandchildren and too many pounds!


Other Information:
I love to travel, read, go to the theatre, concerts, but I'd like to do all these without so much effort to get there. The extra weight is a drag on the woman I used to be and wish to be again.




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  • v 2BFREE2LIVE
    SINCE YOU LIVE IN PULLMAN YOU SHOULD JOIN OUR TRI CITY TEAM, WE HAVE PEOPLE FROM ALL THE SURROUNDING AREAS ON OUR TEAM. SURE WOULD BE NICE TO HAVE YOU JOIN. I LOVE YOUR PROFILE IMAGE. I AM THE LEADER OF THAT TEAM AND I AM ALSO CO-LEADER OF THE VEGGIE AND BLOOMS TEAM I KNOW FOR SURE YOU LIKE FLOWERS SO YOU SHOULD JOIN THAT ONE AS WELL. DROP ME A LINE WHEN YOU GET A CHANCE. SANDY emoticon
    4257 days ago
  • v THMONGO
    Thanks for the comment. Morgan is a doll, and even more she is such a sweet little companion for me. I can't get over how much I love her - she's like a little person..

    It took me two years to lose the weight. Maintenance can be very hard especially in the winter when I have more trouble being active.

    I need to post some more pics of the grandchildren. We actually have six of them, ranging in age from 8 years to 7 months. All just as sweet and cute as can be! They call me "Mongo" because our oldest grandson used to hear his parents come into the kitchen and ask "Where did Mom go?" He thought my name was Mongo and it's stuck.

    Well, Miss Morgan needs a bath - this is as warm as it's going to get this week, so today is a good time to do it.

    Thanks for the comment.

    ~Nancy
    4257 days ago
  • v CANDYG11
    Hi Jeanne,
    I love your page and place to "retreat"!!!
    Thank you for the nice comment you left on my page.
    I can always use encouragement and support as we all do.
    One day at a time is the key.

    Oh and my 1st granddaughter was born Dec, 2008 so after raising boys and 1 grandson am looking forward to shopping Pink!!!
    Your friend,
    Candy emoticon
    4258 days ago
  • v MICHELAR
    Hello Jeanne and emoticon to the Shih Tzu team! Those little guys on your page are just so adorable! How many are yours? I would have a would full of them if I had the space!
    And your grand daughters are so precious! What little dolls they are!

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    4258 days ago
  • v YEWFLUFFY
    Hello,

    I love your page! I think I have visited that castle and I know I have traveled down many paths of starting and stopping. What really bugs me is when I am trying to eat healthy it seems all I can think about is food! All the commercials on tv and radio are about food, open a magazine and it's about food! I so wish I could retreat to the land of calorie free goodies. There is so much more to my life than food, I don't know why it's consuming my thoughts.
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    4260 days ago
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