IMUSTLOSEIT1
150,000-199,999 SparkPoints 157,541
SparkPoints
 
Photos
See this image larger
Big Dog "Duke"



See this image larger



See this image larger
Merlin at 10 months old and 125#


SparkGoodies
go to goodies page
Balloons
From:
Otis is Going D...
go to goodies page
New Book
From:
SABLENESS
go to goodies page
Orange
From:
SABLENESS
Awards

 
Interact with IMUSTLOSEIT1
Add as SparkFriend Send Private Message Leave Comment Recent Message
Board Posts


I'm 75. another years has gone by, so now I am 75,and I have decided that I am not going to focus on losing weight as much as I am going to improve my eating habits. I have asthma and am on oxygen at night and can't walk long distances, I have had 3 surgeries on my left shoulder and now have a frozen shoulder, so that shoulders makes it difficult to do a lot of kind of exercises, so I do what I can, and if I lose a couple pounds that is a bonus, not a requirement.

I am a farmers wife and engaged in as much of the farm as I can, and understand. We do have some livestock, sheep, 8 miniatures horses, and goats and right now we share the chores, me in the morning and hubby in the evening, but once field works start the chores are all my baby, and I do enjoy them.


I really don't have any big expectations, cause I am not one that likes setting goals. I just want to be as healthy as I can and enjoy life, and it doesn't mean spending hours and hours walking, running, working out in a smelly germ infested gym, I work hard on the farm and that has been the way it has been for many centuries, in my family, so I think it is good enough for me.
Honest work, and knowing I should not eat as much as I do, but it is all natural food, that means I don't eat boxed or store canned food unless it is unavoidable. If you read labels, some dogs and cats eat better than some do. If I can't pronounce it, I don't eat it.
So that said I have no goals, just honest living, and no beating myself up if I have a piece of pie.


Member Since: 2/7/2012

Fitness Minutes: 26,021

My Goals:
I will maintain my health the best I can.


My Program:
I will walk to the best of my ability each day

I will watch my bad snacking habits.




Personal Information:
My name is Linda, I am 75 year old, or as I say 60-15. I am married to my very best friend, and a retired farmers wife, so I have worn a verity of hat. I have 3 grown sons, none who live near, 10 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.


Other Information:
I love to read, favorite writers are Steven King, Dean Koontz, Robin Cook, James Patterson, etc. I also like crossword puzzles, zig saw puzzles, gardening, and anything outside. And of course our 2 dogs, Duke, a 3year old Great Pyreneese , and Merlin almost 2 year old Newfoundland/Great Pyreneese puppy.




Read More About IMUSTLOSEIT1 - Profile Information moved here. (Updated December 11)




Shown if member clicks "Read More"








(Shown after Message Board Posts)
Add a Link
Save Changes
Current Status:
My Ticker:
 Pounds lost: 0.0 
0
13.25
26.5
39.75
53
Login to Leave Comment
Comments
  • v RAERAERAE62
    I'm glad you like Tidying Up... I always hesitate to recommend tv shows, as I am drawn to "not the regular" so much. But, I watched the entire first season if T.U....it's inspiring. I'm actually folding things differently. 🤓
    13 hours ago
  • v RAERAERAE62
    The gardening show is Big Dreams, Small Spaces, on Netflix...the "star" is apparently a famous gardener in Great Britain. I don't garden, but love the show. I may try potted patio plants in future... I'm working out what I really want just now. 💐
    13 hours ago
  • v TERRACOTTAGE
    Thank you for stopping by my blogs! Always good to hear from you. Wishing you a happy and healthy week ahead. emoticon emoticon
    1 day ago
  • v 1ZIPPYC
    Thanks for stopping by my blog and commenting. So when did you have the reverse shoulder replacement? Is it ok now? Any problems? I worry about it dislocating..like if you put my arm accidently too far behind my back.
    4 days ago
  • v RAERAERAE62
    Tidying up is helpful, I think, for cluttery sorts of people. And for folks who are willing to get rid of stuff. I fit both descriptions. 🐵
    5 days ago
Member Comments (3881):  123Next >Last >>