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The New and Improved Me!
Friday, May 09, 2014      1 comments

I look back at my pictures of recent years and then at my most recent picture of me in the huge chair and I'm like WOW! I still have all the same physical disabilities; Osteoarthritis, degenerative disk disease, Carpal tunnel syndrome, RA, h... Read more
What I have learned
Monday, August 13, 2012      3 comments

I joined SP quite a while ago and relapsed a few times, then seriously started working out and religiously watching everything I ate and drank..counting every grain and morsel and drop I put in my mouth..only to notice I was not losing even an o... Read more
Walking Buddy Desperatly Wanted!!!
Wednesday, July 25, 2012      2 comments

Ok so here's the deal. RNY bypass surgery is showing results but now the skin hangs! I hate exercising alone and need a buddy to walk with..to keep me motivated to get up and MOVE! Any takers in the N/W Florida area? Age or gender doesn't ma... Read more
4 Months 3 weeks Post Gastric Bypass!!
Monday, July 23, 2012      3 comments

emoticon Its been almost 5 months since surgery and I can now say that I am noticing the weight coming off. For th... Read more
6 Weeks Post Gastric Bypass
Sunday, April 29, 2012      5 comments

It has been 6 weeks since surgery and total weight lost is 70 pounds!! Yeah, only 120 more to go! I can hardly wait. I have never weighed a normal healthy weight before. I do have a question though. Does anyone have the dumping problem> I have... Read more
Rouen Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
Saturday, April 07, 2012      3 comments

My surgery was on March 15-2012 I had the weight loss surgery as well as an umbilical hernia and a Hyiatel (sp?) surgery repair. When I went into surgery I had by my side my sister and my husband. My middle daughter called from out of town to wi... Read more
I Fell into a burning hole..
Saturday, April 07, 2012      2 comments

Ok, well it has been awhile since I have been on SparkPeople. I tried everything under the sun to kick start my weight loss and nothing worked! I went to the gym 3x a week and worked out for at least 1 1/2 hours each time, watched my food intake... Read more
Mini Gastric Bypass Effect by RocaLab.com
Saturday, August 06, 2011      3 comments

The Weight Loss Battle is often times a very long and lonly journey. Every thing on the market promise weight loss. However, try as you might, exercise, calorie counting, etc. leaves you more frustrated than you were before right? So what can yo... Read more
Frustration OverLoad!!
Sunday, April 03, 2011      2 comments

Oh Lord Help Me, I am suffering from two steps forward....five steps back!! It seems no matter how hard or long I try to monitor mt caloric, fat and carb daily intake as well as my fitness & strength I can not seem to loose even a half poun... Read more
No Excuses, Period!
Sunday, January 23, 2011      8 comments

Jan. 22-2011 @ 11:37 PM. Well, the time has come for self-discipline, for self admissions/acceptance for my own choices. No longer can I allow the continued excuses for my obesity..my failure at dieting..my failure at being who I know I can ... Read more