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4 sisters-Now I am alone--I'm lower right.


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A NEW SPARK--EDITED May 3, 2020.

Hi, I'm Jen, (or Jeanette) from Charlotte, NC. I joined Sparks in June 2008 and have enjoyed the journey BUT IT'S TIME FOR A NEW BEGINNING--12 YEARS AND LOTS OF CHANGES LATER.

And now it's MAY 3, 2020-- Spring of 2020 . I have lost about 50 lbs. since I first joined Sparks, and that makes me very happy. So, I'll continue my current programs of eating and exercise. I DO have a few physical issues developed since last challenge, BUT same old me.

It's the beginning of May 2020 and I'm ready to be all I can be and I'm convinced that the SPARK TEAMS are the way to get there. I NEED this team and so do you--THIS PROGRAM has given me the tools I need to lose about 50 lbs so far and I still have a few to go....so WE ARE WORKING TOGETHER TO HIT MY GOALS.

AUG. 2018--several issues have developed recently so I will need to slow down a lot. Will cut back but never give up on Sparks.

My new mantra is NEV ER QUIT even when the going gets rough, and the road gets bumpy---When I find a good 'thing' I will hang in there until I reach my goal. However long that takes.

I AM DETERMINED TO DO WELL.
So-(-I have succeeded in losing all of the weight I want to lose.) and will continue to exercise for health.

I AM WOMAN--
AND--I will win this course of life.

I am going back to basics--sparing you a long list--
BUT my list will include:
Trying new and innovative diet changes
A GOOD ATTITUDE ABOUT ALL TEAM EFFORTS

****GREAT TEAM SPIRIT****

GET READY---HERE I COME TEAM

*****I AM NOW A SUCCESS IN PROGRESS********

BIG GOAL: SPECIFIC HEALTH GOALS

--BE A GREAT TEAM PLAYER--PARTICIPATE-ALWAYS

--HELP OTHER TEAM PLAYERS


"WHATEVER IT TAKES" is my motto. I am willing to give it my all to get H E A L T H Y . I've done enough damage to this body. Now it's time to take care of it.



So --I'm ++++++++ IN IT TO GAIN HEALTH ++++++++

HOW ABOUT YOU ???



Member Since: 6/27/2008

Fitness Minutes: 3,608

My Goals:
MY PLAN - SUMMER 2019
NEW START-AGAIN (I WILL START OVER UNTIL I AM AT "GOAL")
5% Challenge-fitness goals: RENEWING GOALS: Feb/ 2019
1. walk daily and increase steps daily
2. ex. at home
My primary goal is to become as healthy as I can be so that I will live long enough to see my GREAT. and--grand --children grow up. Family is extremely important to me and I am convinced that Grandmom is important to family, so, I MUST have a healthy body which means lower BMI --

So, Goal #1 - lower BMI to normal
2. Weight to normal for my height --DONE
3. Have better health, BP,cholesterol


My Program:
With the help of God I will meet my goals by healthy eating and daily exercise.

ABSOLUTELY NO ADDED SUGAR - GOAL TO BE MET NOW--STOP PUTTING IT OFF -DONE
LOW SALT.
LOW FAT.
new diet programs-



Personal Information:
I am an open book so everything about me is open to you.
I am a lady from North Carolina, lived in MD until 1994, then moved to PA until 2007 when we moved to NC. Have 1daughters in her 50s (oldest DD went to Heaven this past summer, after suffering with cancer for 10 years, she quietly closed her eyes in hospice and entered God's presence), and 1 son in his 50's.
Grands are 37 , 33, 30, 22 and 9 , plus 3 new great grands 6, 4 and 1

I am Loving life but wanting to see 'less of me' in my body.
Have lost 90 lbs as of 2/6/19, now at 165, and hope to be down to 155 soon.


Other Information:
My favorite book would be the Bible since I read it daily. It is my strength in times of weakness.
Read my comments on 'LIFE FOR TODAY" feature on Facebook.





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  • v SACTOWN
    Hey 180-ville Team Leader! Thanks for taking on the job. I'm about half way to 170-ville. We can do this!!
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    4157 days ago
  • v MAYBABY18
    Thanks for taking over the 180ville team!!!! Just as we have a new team leader, I've worked off those 2lbs. and am heading to 170ville. Sunday is my official weigh in day so we'll see.

    Haven't given up pizza, but I have for the last couple of days! LOL!!!

    Thanks again and good luck on your journey!

    Jocelyn
    4161 days ago
  • v CLADY326
    ¨ ) ..•*¨) -:¦:-
    (. ;.•.♥ Just stopping by to send some love your way ♥.•*¨) .•*´¨ ) ¸.•*¨) -:¦:-
    and to Sparkle your page.
    Have a Great week...............
    (¸.•´(•*¨.HUGS♥.•*¨) -:¦:- ♥ Cladyluck, Anna, Cross Stitchers of Spark ♥-:¦:-


    4165 days ago
  • v CARLI_MAE
    Hi Jeanette,
    Just wanted to stop by and give a personal welcome to our new 55+ team members ... okay, I know, I'm behind. The good part about that is Barb's already been here and told you everything already ... hahahaha
    Carli

    4169 days ago
  • v VONBLACKBIRD
    Welcome Jen to the 55+females team. We do have alot of fun on our team. I saw you already posted to QOTW which can be really funny at times. We have a few challenges up. One is for Kidney month, another is for walking with AOM and the other is the year long weigh losss tally. Go by each one and read the details. Then we have a mini challenge this week in the General Discussion area for Sleep Awareness week. You have videos and readings to do each day which makes them easy. Our chat forum is Marcing into the Lioness den so come on by and join in the fun. Hugs. team leaderrs:
    Lynne, Carli, Chas and Barb
    4173 days ago