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Old 05-19-2010, 04:58 PM   #217
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Join Date: May 2009
Location: Virginia
Posts: 4

S/C/G: 275/275/175

Height: 5'5"


First name (if you want to tell): Jane
Meaning of user name: inverted mish-mash of my initials
Geographical location: Halifax, VA
Age: 55
Marital Status: married for 36 years
Children/Ages: daughter 32, son 28, daughter 25, grandchildren 12, 4, 2, 2, and 2
Occupation: programmer/analyst
Pets: Cats - Mo'Toes, Missy, and Miyu; Dogs - Sambo, Toby, and Zoe
Hobbies/Interests: Internet research, reading, music, movies, poetry
Height: 5'5"
Eye/Hair Color: Green/brown
Starting Date of Weightloss Journey: This time? Uh, 9-1-10
Starting Weight/Present/Goal Weight: 275/275/175
Problem: food addiction; compulsive eating; injury, lipolymphedema, and arthritis affecting exercise
Plan/Way of Eating: www(dot)FoodAddictsAnonymous(dot)org
Favorite exercise: recumbent bike, swimming, walking, Nautilus machines
Favorite movies: Love Actually, The Cider House Rules, Henry V, the Harry Potter movies
Favorite books/plays: Harry Potter; the Tao te Ching; Charms for the Easy Life, everything from Eckhart Tolle, Jon Kabat-Zinn, Taylor Caldwell, and Anne Tyler
Music: Bruce Hornsby, Rob Thomas, John Mayer, Annie Lennox, James Taylor, Dido, the Eagles, Sting, Keith Urban, Bela Fleck, Allison Krauss, Ian Anderson, Dougie McLean, Sara Evans, R.E.M. I like music.
Favorite Quote(s): Genius is more often found in a cracked pot than in a whole one. - E. B. White
Favorite People (dead and living): my husband, children, and grandchildren, my friends in Maryland and Minnesota, Vivian and Mike, Ruby Gettinger, Mary Oliver, J. K. Rowling
People I Can't Stand: George W. Bush, Simon Cowell, that affected woman on the Nutri-System commercial
Places you’ve been: Southern California, NYC, Philadelphia, Dallas, all over the South
Places you want to visit: the UK
Pivot’s questions (don’t think too long, answer as fast as you can)
01. What is your favorite word? beetle
02. What is your least favorite word? Can't say it here. It's gross.
03. What turns you on creatively, spiritually or emotionally? intelligence
04. What turns you off? sneakiness
05. What is your favorite curse word? f***
06. What sound or noise do you love? my singing Husky dogs
07. What sound or noise do you hate? the whining of other people's children
08. What profession other than your own would you like to attempt? therapist
09. What profession would you not like to do? anything that has to be done outside in the heat

Any other tidbits you would like to share: Happy to be getting back on track!

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