Originally Posted by dear_abby
I've got 363 days left in my 40's and I would say it's been a great decade - I'm fitter than I was at 39, and have more love for many people! Celebrate where you are!
I agree, it can be done. I'm 43 and in better shape than I've ever been, leaner, stronger, faster, more energetic. Just put your mind to it, be patient, do what works, and stop doing what doesn't. Believe in yourself!
P.S., happy belated birthday, Abby!