Can I win this contest with the hubby?
Of course! - 42.9%
If you work really hard and stay away from the ice cream - 14.3%
If you sabotage him by making cookies - 14.3%
Maybe - 28.6%
probably not, since he's a guy - 0.0%
Nope - 0.0%

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   Posted 10/25/2009 9:46 PM (GMT -6)   
My husband has challenged me to see who can get more healthy in 3 months
We took baseline measurements the other day.
I was pleased.
I am not as heavy as I thought I was!!!! YAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!

My personal goals are ... besides beating my husband at getting fit, of course ... are:
~ lose 30 lbs in 3 months
~ fit into a size 10 ... or at least 12 ... in 3 months

Hopefully while doing the above, the following will happen:
~ obtain an overall healthy lifestyle including less chronic pain and more healthy diet and exercise choices

My game plan is to start by walking for 30 minutes 2-3 times a day on a treadmill as well as practicing beginner belly dancing for 15 mins once a day. For my purposes, Saturday and Sunday count as a single day ... it's easier on my brain to keep track thataway with an even number of days. I will also be doing some strength training exercises and core work.

Think I can beat the hubby?

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   Posted 10/25/2009 11:56 PM (GMT -6)   
Your goals and ambitions have already beat me! Of course I have my money on you, WCC. Go kick booty!

Children will not remember you for the material things you provided but for the feeling that you cherished them.
Richard L. Evans

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Date Joined Jul 2009
Total Posts : 236
   Posted 10/26/2009 9:17 AM (GMT -6)   
You Go Girl... !!   yeah   yeah
what a great idea. Humm you have me thinking now..
Best of luck I'm sure you can do it.. and like you said besides the competition. you are gaining a healthier life style. and this key . and you have your honey on track with you ,, makes it so much easier for a life style change that way. as a Team...
Keep us posted ok.. Hugs.

Spirit ~

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