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Summer 2019 5% Challenge Exercise Commitment:

As I get ready to start the 5% Summer 2019 Challenge, I continue to suffer from sciatic pain and bursitis which has definitely interfered with my motivation to do my regular exercise. However, I am determined to persevere and get back into my regular fitness routine and show the scale who is boss. My exercise plan for the Summer challenge is:
1. Walk daily at least 5 out of 7 days a minimum of 30 minutes
2. Yoga class three days per week for 75 minutes
3. Strength training two days per week for 30 minutes.

Summer 2019 5% Challenge Nutrition Plan:
My pledge for the Summer 2019 5% challenge is to achieve my weight loss goals. I plan to eat clean at least 75% of the time by limiting processed foods and sugar. I will eat more vegetables and fruits and less white carbs. I am here to inspire, support and motivate others in their journey while receiving the same on my journey.

On my team page I will daily record my exercise and Living the Good Life points, and I will weigh and record my weight weekly. I will check with my team at least three times per week. I will visit team members' pages and blogs as much as I can.

I will STAY FOCUSED and NEVER GIVE UP!


Member Since: 4/10/2006

Fitness Minutes: 173,917

My Goals:
My 2019 goals:

1. Achieve my goal weight
2. Healthy Nutrition as listed above
3 Daily exercise as listed above


My Program:
Exercise
1. 30 minute walk daily 5 to 7 days per week
2. 75 minute yoga class three times per week.
3. Strength 30 minutes twice per week
Nutrition
1. 5 freggies daily
2. Limit sugar
3. Limit white carbs
4. Portion control



Personal Information:
My name is Barbara, aka Barbie. I live in Roseburg, Oregon. I am 69, widowed on November 12, 2013. I have three children, a grown daughter who has a 26 year old daughter and a 19 year old son; a grown son who has a son who is 22 and working in the woods as a logger, and I had one son who died 26 years ago at the age of 15+ in a downhill skiing accident. I also have one great granddaughter who is 10 months old. I retired just a couple of months before my husband became so ill, so now that he is gone, I am still learning how to fill my days, and fix meals for one.


Other Information:
I got a dog after my husband's death, a Padderdale Terrier (looks like a miniature black lab), named Marv in memory of my husband who had a collection of rvin the Martian things.
I enjoy reading, scrapbooking, card making, quilting, and knitting. I am learning how to take care of the lawn and garden which were Bill's pride and joy. I love the sunshine and being outdoors.

Quote by Coach Nicole: Exercise is not a means to an end. It's a tool for living your best life.




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