SWEETNWASTATE

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Update 7/13/12 This has been a major goal and goal in progresss but my life has changed so much. Two years ago I lost my mom who was morbidly obese at the age of 49. I miss her dearly and will remember everytime I think I cannot do something of all the things she was never able to do. Today I hike for my mom, I compete in Team in Training for LLS, I have bungee jumped, sea kayaked am a regular camper. I hope to sky dive soon. She lives through me and I refuse to ever leave behind my kids because I do not take care of myself first. I choose love me just as much if not more than I love others! And to not loose sight of this!

Update 7/9/11 Wow I have officially lost 135 since the beginning of my weight loss journey. Only 60 more to go to be at my final goal!!! I so cant wait!!

HI! I am Patty. I am 29 years old and have been overweight since pueberty. . I have been seeing a great personal trainer and working out 7 days a week! I have also changed my eating habits significantly.

Two of my biggest reasons for these changes in my life are my desire to have children and my fear of obesity related diseases. I currently have high blood pressure and sleep apnea and have a long family history of diabetes. I am starting to get older and really want to change and move in the right direction from this point on.

I want to end with my favorite quote. It is by Jane Austen from Mansfielf Park. "Run mad as often as you choose but do not faint"


Member Since: 8/21/2009

Fitness Minutes: 4,784

My Goals:
#1 Be able to by jeans that are not from a plus size store.

#2 Loose 50 lbs by March 2010. (completed Dec 2009)

#3 Feel comfortable enough to have professional photos taken.

#5 Walk in a 5K. (completed April 2010)

#6 Regularly do Zumba classes. (completed May 2010)


Restart Goals
#1 Jog a 5K

#2 Become a certified personal trainer.

#3 Hike a major mountain



Weight Loss Goals
Starting Weight
started at 380 before joining spark!
325lbs: 6/22/09
300lbs: 8/15/09
275lbs: 12/10/09
250lbs: 03/10/2010
225lbs: 7/10/2011

restart weight:
220lbs
200lbs:
175lbs:
150lbs:
Goal Weight
145lbs:


My Program:
Cardio seven days a week with strength training three days a week.

Tone body, loose fat, build muslce.



Personal Information:
Patty
yahoo im is chatty826
Tacoma, Wa

www.facebook.com/chatty826


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band: Dropkick Murphys
book: A Long Fatal Love Chase by Louise May Alcott
author: Kurt Vonnegut
movie: Princess Bride
tv show: Law and Order SVU




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  • v CAROLYN1213
    Welcome to the Couch to 5k running group!!!! Stop by the message board and introduce yourself to the team. On the team page you will find a thread for each training week. Click on week one and post were you are at in your training. This is a great way to meet others who are in the same phase of training as you. Some of my best friends were in my training week one and we worked through the program together sharing victories, questions, comments, and ideas. I look forward to learning more about you. I will be popping in on the Weeks 1 - 3 training to help answer any questions that might pop up and to cheer you on to your goals! Be blessed! Be a runner!
    3926 days ago
  • v HOTHULATAUMAIA
    Have a fabulous week DOLL! Keep making each day count.. Have a fabulous week. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon
    3928 days ago
  • v ALOFA0509
    You look amazing!!! Keep up the good work.. Very Inspiring--
    3931 days ago
  • v JABBAWOCKEE
    Hey Patty, I am Diana if you still need a partner to Zumba I would love to join you. I need that extra support so let me know. emoticon
    4036 days ago
  • v MY1FAN
    Thank you for your kind words on my spark page.
    4055 days ago
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