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Trying to Age Gracefully

This is not a pro procedure entry. Aging has been on my mind a lot lately, and I wanted to share my thoughts on how I feel about my own personal experience. It wasn’t 10 years ago that I said I’d never even consider Botox. I was so anti anything that I didn’t see myself […]

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My First Mammogram Experience

So it’s out. I had my first mammogram. I am a planner at heart, but when it comes to stuff like this I live in denial. I am a procrastinator. I hate to admit it but it’s true. I’ve NEVER had a mammogram, and I’m 43. Though breast cancer doesn’t run in my family (knock […]

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Loving Lifting and Owning 43!

There are days when I am overcome with gratitude. I am thankful for all I have blessed with. Really, this is the way I should feel all the time, but honestly, some days it comes a little more easily than others. Lately I’ve felt so very thankful for everything. Including embracing my age, loving, my […]

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My Very Personal Transformation – What Motivated ME to Finally Lose the Weight

My name is Jenny Grothe, and I have a story. September 2007 I was 170 pounds – my heaviest ever. I’d always been slim. I ate what I wanted, as much as I wanted, when I wanted. I was active throughout my teens and 20’s, but after we adopted our first child, that all slowly […]

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