Hi, I'm a 58 year old wife, mom and grandma.  I have 2-1/2 grandchildren, with a little grandboy due next month (sept 09).  I enjoy travel (did a 27 day rv trip with dh and dog last month going to Glacier NP, Mt. Rushmore, Yellowstone, Tetons, and points inbetween, including Deadwood S.D. and Cody Wy.  Had a great time!

I have struggled with my weight since I was 8-10 years old.  My Mom called me "pleasantly plump", a term I came to hate.  All my friends were normal weight and height, and I was short for my age (growth hormone deficient) plus overweight.  At 35, I was probably 135# (I'm 5'1" tall).  When I married at 50, I weighed about 180 and now I weigh 190.  I only reached a low weight once, and that was with Phen-Fen, which gave me mild mitral regurgitation.  I got down to 116# but couldn't keep it off.

I love to travel, play with my grandkids, enjoy my 4 dogs, 2 cats (one is`

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Port Orchard, WA
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Nov 09, 2008
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