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Returning to SparkPeople was one of the best decisions I made in 2012.

I hit my goal weight of 120 lbs 12/31/12 and it was the best way to end the year. I maintained my goal weight all of 2013 and to celebrate it I joined the At Goal & Maintaining + Transition to Maintenance team.

Motto for 2014: I am an adult!
(And will therefore think and act like one, when my inner 3 year old wants to take over!)

Motto for 2015: Shut up and do it!
I lost my grip on my goal weight and hovered around 130 lbs all year.

Motto for 2016: Sometimes, you just have to be an adult about it and do it!
Rough year, I left the At Goal & Maintaining + Transition to Maintenance team because I felt like a fraud after almost 2 years of not being near my goal weight.

Motto for 2017: Right Now!! (Borrowed from ONEKIDSMOM)

Motto for 2018: I am strong. I am invincible. I am woman. -Helen Reddy (I’m done feeling sorry for myself. Despite the chronic pain, I am determined to get back to my fit self.)

Motto for 2019: [Didn’t get around to picking one]

Motto for 2020: Take it as a sign.

Motto for 2021: Don’t rinse off your fluoride!

Member Since: 4/21/2009

Fitness Minutes: 125,509

My Goals:
- Spark daily
- Learn to swim: completed in 2015
- Get back to my goal weight in 2021
- Get back to walking

My Program:
2015: 126 - 134 lbs

2016: 126 - 145 lbs

January- 142 lbs
February- 142 lbs
March- 144 lbs
April- Didn't weigh in (car accident on the 22nd)
May- December: Didn't weigh in

2018: 156 - 161 lbs all year

2019: 158 - 160 lbs all year

2020: 160 - 170 lbs all year

January: 168 lbs

Personal Information:
I call sunny Southern California home.
Although I joined SparkPeople in '09 I didn't give in to the process until 08/26/12, that's the day I consider my Sparkversary. (Thanks to ONEKIDSMOMs The Mud Run Story, for pulling me back in.)
4/22/2017- I was in a car accident (hit & run)
8/1/2018- I started doing Water Aerobics to help alleviate the chronic back pain
11/21/2018- I started doing Pilates to build my core strength
2/22/2018- I started treatment with a new Chiropractor
Mar 2020- Water Aerobics ended; my instructor retired
Apr 2020- My Chiropractor semi-retired
10/11/2020- My Pilates instructor moved on; ending my Pilates sessions
11/27/2020- Resigned to lower my stress and focus on my health

Other Information:
-Can't wait to read about everyones' races (from first mile runs to marathons).
-Friend me on RunKeeper username: dalid414
-I still play Words with Friends, invite me to a game, I play all invites. (If you start a chat tell me you’re from SparkPeople) Username: dalid414

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