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I'm preparing to have spinal fusion surgery, but first I need to lose as much weight as possible. Most of my medications preventing my body from destroying itself and keeping me from being completely miserable unfortunately also cause weight gain. I am now hoping to wean myself of the meds temporarily in hopes that I can lose enough weight to make my surgery and year long recovery easier. I can't really change my diet at this point, I'm already vegan, gluten-free, sugar-free except from fruit & have eliminated almost all processed foods. Not sure what else I can do there. My exercise program is severely restricted. No standing, walking, running, jumping, climbing, twisting, bending... so basically it's always an arm day.




Member Since: 3/28/2011

Fitness Minutes: 106,529

My Goals:
Lose enough weight to lower the risks of surgery & to make my recovery easier so that I can hopefully be able to walk again & have fun & go places with my children again.

Weight Goals & Reward:
10 lb - 3/12/17 - new weight gloves
20 lb - 3/27/17 - new thick yoga mat
30 lb - 4/19/17 - fancy scale that measures body fat & muscle % among other things
40 lb - 4/30/17 - 10, 12, 15, 20, 25 & 30 pound dumbbell set and rack
50 lb - 5/12/17 - recumbent exercise bike
60 lb - 6/9/17 - TV Stand/cabinet
70 lb - 6/25/17 - TV
80 lb - 7/15/17 - KitchenAid 7 qt pro mixer
90 lb - 8/15/17 -


My Program:
Rowing. Seated arm exercises. recumbent bike
Strength training with weights, resistance bands, body weight & medicine ball.
Yoga.
Temporarily stop medication that have weight gain as a side effect.



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Full-time mother, chef & teacher to my pack of wild things.


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  • v MAGICAL13
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    Happy Holidays! Remember, you don't need to wait for happiness to find you. Plant some seeds and grow your own. Have a blessed, wonderful and fun holiday season with family and friends!
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    26 days ago
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    Happy Thanksgiving! Let our lives be full of both thanks and giving. Enjoy quality time with family and friends!
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    57 days ago
  • v LPORTER2015
    Everything I need is within me. My body is healthy, my mind is focused and my soul is calm. Today, I will focus on what is possible and I will take control of my time. I will express my emotions freely and respectfully. My feelings are heard and appreciate each and every day.
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    Hi there! Proud to be a Rebel with you! Welcome to the first day of the challenge, and let's do this thing! Don't settle, be a rebel!
    103 days ago
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