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Did you try something this year that you didn't think you could do or were afraid to do or haven't done because you haven't got around to it?

I hiked a local mountain & then did it a 2nd time w/my son. I also wake boarded this summer.

Thu. Aug 17, 12:03am

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yeah, I started respecting myself, and not letting men define my life.

Thursday, August 17, 2006, 2:21 AM

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Amen sister! (both o' you fine ladies!)

Thursday, August 17, 2006, 8:13 AM

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I ran a 5k (3.1 miles) without stopping. Now I feel like if I can do that, I can do anything.

Thursday, August 17, 2006, 8:57 AM

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i stopped talking to my brother because he berates me, mocks me, and generally verbally abuses me. and he has for about 25 years. i feel completely liberated and full of self-respect. instead of putting my mother's wishes first, i put myself first, and i have never been so happy! (sad, but also very good!)

Thursday, August 17, 2006, 9:21 AM

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i moved out of my parents house, and to a different state!

Thursday, August 17, 2006, 10:42 AM

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I'm signing up for a bellydance class!

Thursday, August 17, 2006, 12:39 PM

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to the 12:39 poster...

if i may ask, are you a heavy person? i have wanted to sign up for a belly dancing class, but am still too inhibited...

Thursday, August 17, 2006, 12:42 PM

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Yeah I finally started my diet. I've been meaning to lose weight for years and just never had the motivation to really stick with it.

7 months and 25 lbs later I'm very happy I finally found my motivation and have stuck to it.

Thursday, August 17, 2006, 3:14 PM

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This is the 12:39 poster - I'm probably 20 pounds overweight. We're not going to be wearing costumes for the class, so I'll be in my standard shorts and a baggy t-shirt, so I'll have less to be self-conscious about.

Thursday, August 17, 2006, 4:10 PM

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Finally rode a bike for the first time in 20 years (since I was a kid). I was too afraid of falling off. My hubby helped me like I was a 5 year old just getting her training wheels off. ;-)

Thursday, August 17, 2006, 4:56 PM

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