How tight should it be??
Thursday, July 29, 2010      5 comments

I have been getting fills every 2 weeks for the last few months. The fill yesterday is feeling pretty tight. But, maybe this is how it should feel??? My morning protein shake is sitting there and feeling tight. Is that how it should feel? ... Read more
Maintaining is killing my drive...
Saturday, February 20, 2010      1 comments

Finally!!! My last 2 days of the pureed diet!!!! On Monday, bring on the "real" food!!! The last 2 weeks I have been maintaining my weight loss and it is driving me crazy. I have been exercising, eating small meals, and getting my protein in... Read more
What a week!!
Saturday, February 13, 2010      1 comments

This week just flew right on by!! First of all, I am still feeling good. I went to my 2 week follow up appointment on Tuesday. I had lost 20 pounds in a month and 14 of those pounds were just since my surgery! And with all my measurements I ... Read more
2 weeks post op
Monday, February 08, 2010      3 comments

I MADE IT!!!! Surgery was two weeks ago today and I am feeling GREAT! I go in for my 2 week follow up on Wednesday. I am so excited to see how many "official" pounds I have lost!! The pants I put on today for work were VERY baggie. When I l... Read more
Salad?? What to make?
Thursday, February 04, 2010      1 comments

So I am just a 1 and a half post op AND I have a family gathering to go to on Saturday. I have been asked to bring a salad. Does anyone have any suggestions for a salad that I can eat while on a pureed diet???... Read more
Surgery was one week ago yesterday...
Tuesday, February 02, 2010      0 comments

What a week! The pain is getting better. At the end of the day my stomach feels hard and it hurts. The place where the port is is still pretty tender and by the end of the day I can't even stand up straight. I started pureed foods yesterday.... Read more
Day 3 since surgery
Wednesday, January 27, 2010      0 comments

Today was just another day... sitting around and doing some walking. My tummy rubbles A LOT. I am not sure if it is gas or hunger pains. The pain in my shoulder is just about completely gone. I've had a little bit of a bloody nose today. I ... Read more
surgery was yesterday
Tuesday, January 26, 2010      3 comments

One day down. Yesterday morning was so nerve racking. I was so nervous and excited at the same time. When I woke up I was in pain and had a fat lip. I am thinking the fat lip came from the tube they put down my thoat. I did end up with the ... Read more
2 days until Surgery
Saturday, January 23, 2010      3 comments

I can't believe Monday is the big day!!! I have had my date since November and thought it was forever away. I have never had surgery before, I am pretty nervous. I have been keeping all this a secret between my husband and myself. Last night... Read more