See this image larger
June 21, 2013

See this image larger

See this image larger
In the beginning

go to goodies page
go to goodies page
Flower Pot
go to goodies page
Candy Cane

Shared Food & Fitness Trackers
Interact with EMILY0724
Add as SparkFriend Send Private Message Leave Comment

I have been sparking for 2 years now. I'm a single mom with 3 grown children and 1 1/2 grandsons. I am constantly evolving and growing (mentally and emotionally) BUT I am also shrinking--physically.

I lived most of my life as a size 7 or 9. I was that woman others hated because I was thin and they weren't. Then about 12 years ago, I began emotional eating and gained---drum roll----60-70 pounds. I hated it! I spent the first year on SP losing 40 pounds. I spent the past year gaining and losing 15 pounds. I could kick myself in the rear. I now weigh what I did a year ago (which happens to be what I weighed when I delivered my last child) Now it's time to really move forward. I have re-committed myself to this program whole-heartedly.

One of my life changing sayings---I can't remember where I found this, but I didn't create it:

Life is too short to wake up with regrets.
Love the people who treat you right.
Forget about the ones who don't.
Believe everything happens for a reason.
If you get a second chance, grab it with both hands.
If it changes your life, let it.
Nobody said life would be easy.
They just promised it would be worth it.

Member Since: 6/21/2011

Fitness Minutes: 20,411

My Goals:
right now, I just want to get back to doing all of the healthy things I was doing 2 months ago!

My Program:
I will achieve my goals by continuing to trust God, eating a healthy diet, exercising regularly, and never stop learning new ways to improve.

Personal Information:
I live in a rural area a little north of Memphis, TN. I have become a healthy lifestyle advocate by teaching those close to me everything I learn about food production, whole foods, and healthy eating. I recycle, reunse, and try to make my carbon footprint as small as possible.

Other Information:
I love kitties!

I think I'm actually beginning to understand bacterial genetics. And that's a little scary!

Read More About EMILY0724 - Profile Information moved here. (Updated June 10)

Shown if member clicks "Read More"

(Shown after Message Board Posts)
Add a Link
Save Changes
My Ticker:
 Pounds lost: 13.0 
Login to Leave Comment
Member Comments (175):  < Previous12345Next >Last >>