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  • Reading...

    Be it a hobby or your career, reading is important.  

    Posted on 5/22/2014 by Capt_Apollo | 21 Comments

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  • История пополнения :)

    В сети часто ищу и с удовольствием читаю чьи-то истории похудания, а про себя сначала напишу свою "историю пополнения" :)  На фото не я, а актриса с фигурой точь-в-точь как у меня была :)    Природа наградила меня астеническим типом телосложения (э...

    Posted on 6/26/2014 by lisakoffa | 3 Comments

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  • Cheating on me

    I am a cheater.  I admit it freely and openly.   When I was in the marching band back in high school, I once over heard the football coach tell one of his players, “if you ain’t cheatin’, you ain’t trying!”  That saying has stuck with me for all of t...

    Posted on 7/24/2014 by Goal179 | 12 Comments

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  • Impossible

    I've had a somewhat slow day at work. Outside of the window in my cube, I have a great view of airplanes taking off and landing. They come in all different colors, shapes, sizes, and types. Jumbo commercial jetliners, two-person prop planes, military...

    Posted on 7/25/2014 by srslybritt | 5 Comments

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  • Reflections on indifference and complacency.

    The picture I use for my main on my profile is me at my 20th high school reunion in 2003.  I weighed between 215 and 220 and liked what I saw, though I still want to get below 200, preferably around 185 or so.I found a picture of myself from my 30th ...

    Posted on 7/25/2014 by shadowjack1965 | 8 Comments

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  • Ice cream aisle

    Normally I dread grocery shopping especially on a Friday afternoon when everyone is coming to the beach for the weekend and making my normal quiet store look like a mad house.  But, I really needed to make this dreadful trip if I wanted to eat tonigh...

    Posted on 7/25/2014 by GiveMeCoffee | 14 Comments

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     SO.  we meet again.but the Enchanted Evening was maybe 2 or 3 in the afternoon.The Stranger was once my long-time Significant Other.Across a Crowded Room was the produce section at WalMart. real life is sometimes unbearably prosaic. he was fondling ...

    Posted on 7/24/2014 by bwallace2012 | 8 Comments

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  • It goes on

    I'm playing the waiting game with my medical tests right now, which sucks because my stomach is all tied up in knots and my brain is working so hard I can almost smell the smoke.  But there's nothing to be done.  And from the preliminary results to w...

    Posted on 7/25/2014 by ILiftHeavyAcrylics | 11 Comments

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  • When you see a gap that you don't think you can fit through... sometimes you just need to try it...

    There was a time when I would see an opening like this and I would never think of crossing through it... You accept what is and you work around it... it doesn't matter where the opening is, it could be 2 parked cars that are too closely parked, a sto...

    Posted on 7/24/2014 by shaynepoole | 4 Comments

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    this is like, the first time Ive left the city since Tough Mudder in October. PENNSYLVANIA... IM GONNA BONFIRE AND FIREWORKS IN YOU.  

    Posted on 7/25/2014 by yoovie | 5 Comments

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  • Being the Change

    I was reading some quote-busting articles this morning. A number of popular quotes were never said by the people who are credited for them. One that caught my eye was the saying "Be the change you want to see in the world." This quote is often attrib...

    Posted on 7/25/2014 by ihad | 7 Comments

    34 votes + -

  • Sabotage and the Two Witches (18)

       "Oh rubbish. You have no power here. Be gone before somebody drops a house on you."  Remember those words?  Glinda, standing up to the Wicked Witch, while Dorothy and the Munchkins trembled in fear?  Through the rest of Dorothy's trip down the yel...

    Posted on 7/25/2014 by gypsy_spirit | 36 Comments

    80 votes + -

  • Как удержать вес после похудения

    Современная статистика печальна: только двум людям из десяти после снижения веса удается сохранить новую стройную фигуру. Звучит грустно, не так ли? Что же делать и как не допустить того, чтобы сброшенные килограммы вернулись? Давайте разбираться.Я...

    Posted on 6/28/2014 by lisakoffa | 1 Comment

    6 votes + -

  • Красочный забег 2014. Москва.

    Красочный забег 2014. Москва.

    Posted on 7/24/2014 by PopovaOlga | 3 Comments

    7 votes + -

  • Питер. Белые ночи 2014. 10 км.

    Питер 2014

    Posted on 7/01/2014 by PopovaOlga | 7 Comments

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  • A Moment in Time

    The commuters spill from the train like so many ants, hustling and bustling to their place of work. It is cold; they step briskly, trailing clouds of breath and tails of scarves behind them. I have longer than I usually do before work. So with my bea...

    Posted on 7/06/2014 by xX_PhoenixRising_Xx | 2 Comments

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  • Sometimes I post

    Some days I am in a bad mood and vent my frustrations by lashing out at things that seem ridiculous to me. Some days I am in a good mood and go out of my way to show understanding and compassion to strangers whose struggles tug at my heartstrings. ...

    Posted on 7/24/2014 by wheird | 16 Comments

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  • How I did it - From over 450 lbs - 245 lbs (and still going)

    I wrote about my journey recently and I've been asked about how I've done it by a few people, so here goes my attempt to cover some of it:Kind of a breakdown of my info (some is in my profile, some not). When I started trying to make healthy changes,...

    Posted on 7/24/2014 by bamadwl | 34 Comments

    104 votes + -

  • 2015: The Year of Five Tough Mudders

    As most of the people on my friend list know, it has been a goal of mine for some time to at some point run and finish a Tough Mudder race.  I have, to this point, not been able to summon the energy or determination to train hard enough and get in go...

    Posted on 7/24/2014 by Mac_X | 5 Comments

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  • Graphing Predictablilty (17)

     Yesterday, I was shopping for a new coffee maker and the teacher in me was drawn to the school supplies section of the store.  I walked among the rows of new notebooks, pencils, pens, protractors, packs of notebook paper - all the tools for returnin...

    Posted on 7/24/2014 by gypsy_spirit | 21 Comments

    46 votes + -