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An update on my life, no I haven't dropped off of the face of the earth.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012      7 comments

I have just experienced the most difficult period of my life. My son committed suicide in February and my husband had a massive heart attack in April and passed away due to complications in June. I'm getting through all of this but have manage... Read more

New Recipe-BlackQuinoa Blueberry Pudding

Thursday, March 17, 2011      2 comments

Tried a new recipe last night for Black Quinoa Blueberry Pudding. Of course I had to make it my own, I used sugar substitue for 1/4 C of honey and added an egg for the creamer texture. Also the original recipe called for soy milk which I don't... Read more

Spark Rally May 21, 2011 in Florence, Kentucky near Cincinnati, Ohio

Thursday, March 10, 2011      1 comments

To all my Teams & Members, A group of SparkPeople are having a rally in Florence Kentucky. Our group is lead by IndyGirl, She has done a great job organizing things. If you live in Indiana, Ohio or Kentucky, you should check this out and ... Read more

Using My "Pouch"

Thursday, February 03, 2011      1 comments

I have struggled, especially over the holidays, with following my proper diet and using my pouch. My "pouch" is the stomach I have left after my RNY gastric bypass. Even with surgery, losing weight is not an easy thing. Thanks to my SP friend... Read more

Struggling

Wednesday, December 15, 2010      6 comments

Many people think that if you have weight loss surgery, its easy to loss weight. It certainly helps, but I am still struggling with following my doctors orders. I don't exercise enough and I still want to snack at night. I'm doing the portion... Read more

Stuck again.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010      2 comments

Well, I have only lost about 2 pounds since thanksgiving. So I seem to be plateauing again. It gets discouraging as I was hoping to be less than 200 lbs before the end of the year, and I had been doing about 10 llbs per month so I thought I co... Read more

I drowned my iPhone 4 (2 Months Old)

Monday, November 01, 2010      1 comments

Put phone in pocket of robe. Decide to turn on light. Notice laundry on floor I had tossed down the stairs. Pick up laundry & put in washer. Robe is dirty, needs washed too. Put it in washer. Look for phone. OH NO!@!$%#^T$% Grab phone out... Read more

More realistic expectations.

Sunday, October 10, 2010      1 comments

Well, I have adjusted my expectations. I lost 27 lbs in July, 14 in August, and 12 in September, for a total of 54 lbs in 3 months. I had an appt. with my rheumatologist and he said I was doing great, even for some one with a gastric bypass. ... Read more

Well finally!

Tuesday, September 14, 2010      0 comments

I just lost another 3 lbs, maybe the plateau is beginning to shift! emoticon... Read more

Ok, May be I was expecting too much.

Monday, September 13, 2010      2 comments

I have lost a total of 46 pounds since my RNY gastric bypass on July 2, 2010. Yeah 46 pounds in approximately 10 weeks. I just expected the rapid weight loss to continue for a bit more, but after some reseach on the net, I found out my loss is... Read more

Ok, May be I was expecting too much.

Monday, September 13, 2010      2 comments

I have lost a total of 46 pounds since my RNY gastric bypass on July 2, 2010. Yeah 46 pounds in approximately 10 weeks. I just expected the rapid weight loss to continue for a bit more, but after some reseach on the net, I found out my loss is... Read more

I'm not ready to have my weight loss slow down!

Thursday, August 26, 2010      2 comments

I have been losing weight at an amazing rate. Thirty seven pounds in July, of course, having a gastric bypass helps a lot! This month however, I've only lost 12.5 lbs. I have been struggling to get my new plumbing "regulated". I know what it i... Read more

Added a new recipe to Spark Recipes

Wednesday, August 18, 2010      1 comments

My DH made some "Muso Khyeir" last night, my version. He taught to make it with just yogurt, mint, and cucumber. It tasted so good, I just had to elaborate. It's listed as Yogurt Cucumber Salad. Enjoy! Read more

This week has been good.

Friday, August 13, 2010      1 comments

This week I had 2 Doctor appointments, the first with my regular doctor who has temporarily at least taken me off of the blood pressure medication I have been on forever. My BP is running fine without it, and too low if I take it. I also had a... Read more

More evidence on the efficacy of using SparkPeople to Maintain Weight Loss

Monday, August 09, 2010      3 comments

I was reading the Science Daily Headlines and came across this article titled "The More Frequently You Log On, the More Weight You Can Keep Off, Study Finds" Here is the link. www.sciencedaily.com/rel
eases/2010/07/100727082604... Read more


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