OVERWEIGHT
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My name is Faye and as my Spark name states I am OVERWEIGHT. I can only state that 3 times in my life have I been at my right weight. The summer before 12 th grade my mother let me go to our family doctor to get medicine to help. I wish I could do that again. I was so proud. The weight came back later plus more. I wasted so many years of my life because I was fat. I didn't want to do anything that would draw attention to me. I now know I would have done things differently. Anyone reading this... Know what matters in life. Your weight is not who you are so do everything in life that you want to do. Weight is important for your health. Overweight is bad for your heart, knees, state of mind, and more. It's great to have Sparkpeople so you can have support and encouragement for the road ahead of you. I have a lot of weight to lose but in the meantime I have a loving husband, 5 children, 18 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, and one on the way. I love babies and seeing all their energy. I just need to learn how to bottle the excess energy and sell it. Instance millionaire!!! LOL

Member Since: 8/17/2004

Fitness Minutes: 120

My Goals:
My Goals

1. to weigh about 180 lbs.
2. to be healthy
3. to be able to walk without giving out of breath after 15 mins.
4. to see all 18 grandchildren grow up
5. to see 12 great grandchildren grow up


My Program:
So far, I have not done my best to lose weight. I am now trying but not as hard as I should. The weight I have lost so far is by cutting out sweet tea, sodas, and bread. We hardly ever fry foods or use salt.



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  • v MAIZEY
    Hi and welcome to the You On A Diet Team. We have lots of great message threads with great ideas of how to take small steps each day to improved health and wellness. I hope you'll stop put and join us! Maizey
    4532 days ago
  • v TLRAMJR
    Welcome to YOAD. We're here to help. Come and join us on the different topics we have going. Lots of info to help you out. Have fun and enjoy your journey to health and weight loss. Terry
    4533 days ago
  • v DENACARPER
    Welcome to You on a Diet!!! emoticon emoticon

    Dena
    4534 days ago
  • v RAKASHA
    Thank you for the comment on my bog and the goodie. Have a great weekend and a fantastic holiday!
    4570 days ago
  • v no profile image LOVINMOM36
    It was great hearing from you. I'm very sorry for all that you have been through. The past 2 years have been pretty hard on me to. Fisrt I got a blood clot in my aorta and was out of work for 4 months. Two months later I had L4 rupture and was out 4more months. One month after going back to work my youngest son who was 5 at the time was diagnosed with Kawasaki disease and I was out with him for 2 months. I finally thought everything was getting back to normal when I ruptured a disk again. I really cant afford to be out of work again right now so I keep trying to put if off as long as possible but I dont know how much longer I can do that.Sometimes I feel really down because I have to ask people for help with the little things like putting on shoes,or picking up things that I drop in the floor. I hate complaining all the time I feel like people get tired of hearing it. Well you take care of yourself and keep in touch and let me know how you are doing. emoticon
    4590 days ago
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