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I'm diabetic and I want to change the way I feel! It's time for me to take charge of myself & to get in better control!
The path to a healthier Lifestyle is there for the taking!
There will be many obsticles on the way to success, But the only one who can truly change this is myself! There are just so many open doors here with SP, & I will not let myself be shut out! I am doing this for Myself, first of all, so that I can be around to watch My Grandchildren grow up! Then for My Wonderful Family in General! They need me as much as I need all of them! Hugs!

Feel The Spark~ by Polly

Shout it out, if you feel like it,
We're here to get healthy & to be fit.
Losing weight, is not merely a game,
Working hard to do it, oh what a shame.

Up in the morning and setting a plan,
Not just out sunning working on a tan.
Looking for ways to find a healthy cure,
Having a healthy breakfast that's for sure.

Pushing away after meals from the table,
Taking a walk as much as we're able.
Our bodies were meant for moving & stretching,
Not lounging around with snacks to be fetching.

The scale is tough as tough as can be,
Up's & downs are there for us to see.
It's never too late start getting in shape,
Check the inches lost with a measuring tape.

Now listen up Spark Friends & listen well,
Remember healthy fruits & veggies are swell
We're here for a reason & in a single glance,
Watching shrinking bodies fitting into smaller pants.


Member Since: 8/11/2007

Fitness Minutes: 41,210

My Goals:
I have had a recent weight gain of about 25 lb's. I would like to reverse this as soon as possible.
Nothing Taste As Good, As Feeling Good Feels!


My Program:
Give an overview of what you are doing to meet your goals. I'm getting started on a comprehensive weight management program.



Personal Information:
My name is Polly, I'm going to be 59 years old on Sept. 20th. That's why I picked Polly20. My husband Tom & I raised 4 wonderful children. 3 son's, Tommy, Michael, and Christopher & finally our daughter Jennifer. Two of our sons married two sisters. Melanie, & Jenny. We have 4 Grandchildren. Brandon 15, Lexi 8, Bailey 1yr., & Braiden 3wks. We have a 17 yr. old siamese, Mikki, and a 5 yr. old Chihuahua, Lola. We're married almost 39 yrs. now. We enjoy spending our time with the family.


Other Information:
Tom & I travel from time to time. I enjoy being on the computer, crafts, and reading. I stayed home to help out with Brandon & Lexi. Now my health keeps me fromworking. I was a Dental assistant, & a Teacher's assistant, before I left the working force. I enjoy looking at my garden, and my friends in my life.




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  • v HISSKIBUNNY
    Welcome Polly, we are so glad that you have decided to join us. We have a great group who are always willing to help in any way. Encouragement, motivation or general help with life questions, don't ever hesitate to ask . Look forward to getting to know you better.

    Lori
    4995 days ago
  • v MSTIGGERFAN
    Welcome to the Married Life team. Best of luck in reaching your weight loss goals!
    4995 days ago
  • v QUEENBOF3
    Hey Welcome to Married Life! Good luck with everything!
    4995 days ago
  • v SHYWIZARD
    I too am a diabetic, and when I lost a portion of my weight I was able to get off ALL diabetic meds, which made me feel MUCH better. Keep the faith, it can happen.
    Deborah
    Corinth, MS
    4995 days ago
  • v no profile image KCSTAZ7
    Hi Polly I see your making yourself at home but let me help you out. I see you are answering people on you comment page chances are the will not see it. If you have something to say to the people on your comments click on their picture and it will take you to their page and then you can scroll down and comment on that member page instead of doing it on their page.
    Hope I haven't confussed you. Just trying to help you. Welcome
    Kristie
    4996 days ago
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