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 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,
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    4498 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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    4498 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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    4500 days ago
  • v LINDA!
    Welcome to the Emotional Eaters team!!
    4501 days ago
  • v no profile image LIVING_NATURAL
    Thanks for your note on my thread about self care. You are very sweet, and I'm so glad that you, and others, are getting something out of it.

    I LOVE your spark page! You go girl!
    4501 days ago
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