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Here's to health and happiness in 2019!

I've made many improvements since January 1, 2010, when I first joined SparkPeople, and I'm still working to be a better me. This program helps me to focus more on my health, and I have made many great SparkFriends whose strength, motivation, and encouragement have helped me along this life journey.

Thank you, SparkPeople!


Member Since: 1/1/2010

Fitness Minutes: 46,299

My Goals:
~ Get down to a lower weight that will allow me to be healthier and have more energy.
~ Feel better about myself when I look into the mirror.
~ Learn to choose and eat heathier foods for a life-long lifestyle.
~ Keep a positive attitude.
~ Be at peace with myself and my surroundings.
~ For 2019: Journal everyday & bind at least one handmade book a week.


My Program:
~ Earn Spark points by using web search to access "The Daily Motivator" on greatday.com -- a wonderful resource!
~ Get at least 8 hours of sleep per night.
~ Exercise for at least 10 minutes every day.
~ Stay hydrated.
~ Practice portion control without cutting out favorite foods.
~ Read motivational quotes and articles daily.
~ Remember to be thankful for the progress I've made so far.



Personal Information:
~ I am a retired public librarian living in the hill country in South Texas.
~ I enjoy book arts, mixed-media collage, calligraphy, reading, poetry, gardening, and tea.


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My word for the year 2019 is "Intention."

"Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life." ~ Pablo Picasso

"Let the beauty of what you love be what you do." ~ Rumi

Age should never define your dreams." ~ Priyanka Gupta




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  • v HOBBESIS49
    I did not read what you wrote on my blog about Stress Busting until now. And here it is November 12th. I love this: One of the goals is to help you "discover your soul's purpose and create a life in which all things are within reach."

    I have a CD that I'm starting to listen to on my drives about releasing stress it's a meditative drive. I'll see if the link is still available for me to join in.

    Appreciate the link: https://chopracentermedit

    Thanx again,

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    Hobbes
    4 days ago

    Comment edited on: 11/12/2019 4:21:23 PM
  • v F8CONE8
    Drive safe. Hugs to you, your aunt and the rest of your family.
    11 days ago
  • v HOBBESIS49
    IMPROVINGME, It was fun to read about your Artist Way experiences. I am thinking that if I go through the book several times that I may too find a way to bring another Artists way circle together. Hang in there with your Auntie! Connect w/ you later
    12 days ago
  • v JUDITH316
    Evening Hello

    。* 。*✲ Happy✲* 。。✲ New Month of October 2019✲ 。* 。
    ° 。 ° ˚* _Π_____*。*˚ ° 。 ° ˚*
    ˚ ˛ •˛•*/______/~\。˚ ˚ ˛ ° 。 ° ˚*
    ˚ ˛ •˛• | 田田|門| from My Home to Yours!!!!
    ° 。 ° ˚*° 。 ° ˚*° 。 ° ˚*° 。 ° ˚*° 。 ° ˚*° 。 ° ˚*
    And wishing you Abundant Blessings to you and your family,
    Let’s Keep Sparking On for another great Month ahead. emoticon

    45 days ago
  • v IAMBLESSED103
    Thanks so much for reading my spider blog and for the info on the Google Lens for Insect ID... I'll check into that! Have a great day! emoticon
    46 days ago
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