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From zero to 300 hoop rotations in just 1 day

So you now how yesterday I was saying these fitness hoops are easier to get the hang of than the old cheap plastic kind? Well … after just one day, Colleen, 9, was up to a family record 311 continuous … Continue reading

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Cassie kills a dinosaur

Cassie was carrying her plate into the kitchen yesterday when she noticed an open bag of tortilla chips on the counter. She paused for just a moment before depositing her dish in the sink. “You know what, Mom?” she said. … Continue reading

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The best kids’ workout ever

For years, I signed my kids up for group swimming lessons, only to watch them sit on the side of the pool waiting their turn to get in the water. They weren’t highly motivated to learn the strokes, and they … Continue reading

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Team Caylor’s final weigh-in

Team Caylor left Bluffton Regional Medical Center after yesterday’s  final Wells Weighs In session feeling a bit like the Chicago Cubs. “We’ll do better next year,” Colleen vowed. “No,” said Ben, reflexively disagreeing with his little sister. But for once … Continue reading

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Team Caylor salutes the competition

With one week left in the Wells Weighs In contest, Team Caylor is holding steady but not making any major advances. So this week we tip our hat to Rowan, who lost another pound for Prom Bound (hard to believe … Continue reading

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Team Caylor’s Easter candy coup

If you work out at the Bluffton city gym, consider this a warning: Stay away from Locker No. 9 in the women’s dressing room. That’s where Team Caylor has stashed its Easter candy. It may sound like a desperate measure, … Continue reading

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Team Caylor’s Player of the Week

Ben is Team Caylor’s Player of the Week — not just because he’s the only one who lost “fresh weight,” but because of his devotion to the science of nutrition. Technically, everyone lost at least a bit of weight this … Continue reading

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Prom dress pay-off

Rowan’s Wells Weighs In team is called Prom Bound, and yesterday she had a lot of fun shopping for a prom dress now that she’s 10 pounds lighter. That didn’t necessarily translate to a smaller size — the dress sizes … Continue reading

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Motivation via donation

The bad news: The scale wasn’t budging this week. Only Ben and Bob lost any weight at all, and in both cases it was less than a pound. The good news: Thanks to a suggestion from Marsha, a reader and … Continue reading

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Weighing in on the road

It wasn’t my idea to bring our bathroom scale along on spring break. That surely would’ve occurred to me at some point, to relieve anxiety about vacation weight gain. But Bob was the one who wrote it down on the … Continue reading

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