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Old 05-08-2013, 03:40 PM   #1
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My name is Mary Ellen, and I've been into health and fitness for a number of years now, but as far as Muscle and Brawn, I am new, so I wanted to say a quick hello to everyone. I'm psyched to be here, as I know the best way to maintain a healthy attitude and my focus on fitness is to surround myself with those of the same nature. : )

I'm a mother of 5 boys, and i'm way old lol (just turned 48 this month), but i'm pretty proud of how I look. (as I used to be pretty dang fat). I've attached a couple pics of myself taken just this morning, for the curious.

My current goal is to add muscle, and lose some of the softness.

Oh, and I LOVE TO COOK, and cooking healthy is a passion of mine.

Thanks for having me! : )

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Old 05-08-2013, 03:41 PM   #2
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Old 05-08-2013, 03:42 PM   #3
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Looking damn good and in great shape, cant belive you're the mother of 5! Welcome to MAB, enjoy.
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Old 05-08-2013, 03:42 PM   #4
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Old 05-08-2013, 03:47 PM   #5
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Welcome home!

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hahahaha..thank you, and thanks again for unlocking the door! ; )

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Old 05-08-2013, 03:57 PM   #6
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Old 05-08-2013, 04:07 PM   #7
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Welcome Mary Ellen ! Glad you finally made it over!!!
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Old 05-08-2013, 04:10 PM   #8
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Hey MaryEllen, glad to see you move on over here!!
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Old 05-08-2013, 04:11 PM   #9
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Welcome to MAB ME, you big liar - there is no way you've had 5 kids!!
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