SIORANTH
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I'm 45, an introvert but not shy, suffer chronic depression, lost 100 pounds in 15 months with Spark (8-10 years ago), gained it back, trying again!

I enjoy playing games, reading, writing, cooking, amateur nature and macro photography, my German Shepherds, my Standardbred horse and my mule, various crafts, and woodworking. I prefer to be "active" rather than "exercise."

I'm pagan and a total neurodivergent weirdo.



Member Since: 1/29/2009

Fitness Minutes: 199,475

My Goals:
Short-Term (3 mos or less)
* Lose 5% of current weight (goal - 241.6 lbs)
* Tighten watch band by 1 notch
* Lift hands off lower back with behind the back stretch

Long-Term (3+ mos)
* BMI under 40 (230 lbs)
* Lose 50 lbs
* Resting heart rate 65 or less

First 10% / BMI Under 40 (Reward: leather sheath for archaeology trowel) - goal - 229.5 lbs
Second 10% / 50 lb Loss (Reward: new cycling shoes) - goal - 204.3 - 207.1 lbs
Third 10% / Onederland (Reward: New cycling clothes) - goal - 186.9 lbs
Fourth 10% / BMI Under 30 (Reward: ???) - 168.7 lbs
Fifth 10% / BMI Under 25 (Reward: ???) - 144.6-152.3 lbs
Sixth 10% / Goal Weight (Reward: ???) - 130.5-137.4 lbs


My Program:
I don't have a program other than trying to eat more whole, fresh foods, more plant-based meals, and get into a regular activity or exercise schedule.



Personal Information:
I have kids who are mostly grown (14, 19, 22, 24). I live in MD and absolutely hate it. I moved here from ND and would love to move back to the Midwest or PNW. I visit eastern PA frequently where my family still lives. I have absolutely no clue what I am doing most of the time.

I'm currently earning my combined BA/BS in Archaeology with a minor in psychology and GIS certification, and I am at the point where I've realized in order to reach some of my career goals, I really need to get myself back on track. I'm not getting any younger and I'll be competing with people 20 years younger for positions in the field.


Other Information:
Don't make excuses. Your friends don't need them, and your enemies won't believe you anyway.




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  • v BKRMKRLGHT
    emoticon for the goodie and wishes for Dawg of the Day!. I am happy we are in the pack of a wonderful team.
    12 days ago
  • v HANOVERLADY
    Thank you for my Goodie! Your pups are beautiful!
    20 days ago
  • v DIANEDOESSMILES
    Awwww Ame, it's so much fun hanging around you all!! how could I not be Pawistive? You all throw it out so easily it's catchy!!! MUCH rather catch that than a cold!!

    Hey this year I've NOT had a cold or the flu!! I do not know of anyone who has!! WOOHOO!! As much as NO ONE likes the masks, I do NOT hear anyone complaining "OH I've NOT HAD A COLD OR THE FLU!!" Hehehehehe
    21 days ago
  • v KATIE5668
    That dig sounds like a great time. I wanted to be an archeologist but must admit it was a high schoolers dream of finding great adventure. The reality of a dig is not that..but there is that chance that you might find something wonderful. Enjoy!!
    22 days ago
  • v LIVESTRONG888
    Your upcoming dig sounds fascinating - and I'm loving your prep. Don't worry about the screaming and the sleepwalking - just say you're in harmony with the landscape and the ancestors are making their presence felt!
    22 days ago
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