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It’s a terrible thing, I think, in life to wait until you’re ready. I have this feeling now that no one is ever ready to do anything. There is almost no such thing as ready. There is only now. You may as well do it now. Generally speaking, now is as good a time as any.

**Hugh Laurie**

"The aim of life is to live and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware," by Henry Miller.

Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, She became a butterfly

Member Since: 1/14/2007

Fitness Minutes: 29,491

My Goals:
Short term:

To lose 5-10 pounds a month

To complete a 6-week streak of at least 10 minutes a day of walking

Long Term:


Take a cruise

To travel on a plane and NOT have to ask for a seat belt extender and not worry that I'll be charged for two seats!

To travel to England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales

To walk into anyplace and buy something loverly right off the rack!

My Program:
Calorie counting and exercise. Simplicity and moderation.

I walk, dance, and strength train

Personal Information:
I live in Las Vegas and have worked for a radiology practice for 31 years (Half my life! I still haven't quite wrapped my brain around that)

my yahoo nick is ladyamethyststar1

Face Book: KimmieKate

Other Information:
I am a voracious reader(to put it mildly! *LOL*). I have a wildly eclectic taste in music, although I can usually be found listening to Classical, Celtic and New Age music. I am a tree hugger from way back and love nothing better than to be out in nature, preferably near the ocean or in the mountains.

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    Welcome to Sparks Ame,

    I was just as impressed with what I saw the day I joined. You have come to a place where it all is possible.
    The baby steps are what get us there. Hope you enjoy our group. I have met so many wonderful people since being here. I continue daily to be impressed with them and SP in general. I know it has made such a difference in my life and I'm sure it can for you too! Good luck with your journey.

    5227 days ago
    Welcome To SparkPeople!!
    5227 days ago
    Elcome to SP. I would like to ask if you would like to become part of a new group created by myse;f so you can get your feet wet and then jump in if you would like I will send you an invation. The group name is The People's Spark.

    5227 days ago
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