Goodbye Abbott
Thursday, May 17, 2012      7 comments

Three years ago I walked into Bangor Child Development Center to start my job as a Training and Curriculum Specialist. I was escorted to the teachers lounge to meet the staff and it was there that I first met you. What caught my attention was ... Read more
Back to the gym.
Tuesday, January 03, 2012      4 comments

Today was my first time back to Curves since my surgery. I was so excited to get there and sweat some. Boy was that hard! Eight weeks is a long time to be away from the gym. I pray I won't be too sore. It felt good and looking forward to go... Read more
Thursday, December 29, 2011      1 comments

Just received a note from my primary doctor and it appears that my body is responding to my weight loss. My main goal had been to lower my A1C numbers. My number preop was 6.2 which is right in that pre diabetes range. Today my number is 5... Read more
Feeling quite annoyed!
Monday, December 26, 2011      3 comments

I understand that blogging is a public forum and if People choose to put their business out there, They may receive -/+ feedback. With that said, I think most people have good intentions when they want to share their feelings and/ or concerns,b... Read more
The First fill
Wednesday, December 21, 2011      5 comments

First fill.... It was almost drama free :-) So...... I get there, get comfortable and she feels around for the port. She goes to stick the needle and all that goes fine. She went to draw out the 2ccs that were placed during surgery and nothin... Read more
Prince was awesome!
Tuesday, December 20, 2011      1 comments

OMGosh. What a wonderful show. The band was great, the backup singers just as good and Prince? What more is there to say? The most disturbing thing of the evening was someone behind me was smoking dope. Really!? Come on grown people! If y... Read more
Five weeks post op
Sunday, December 18, 2011      2 comments

Its hard to believe it has been five weeks! At times if feels longer, then other times, shorter. I have this soft food stage of my eating down to a science just for it to be interrupted by my first fill on Wednesday. I am eager to have this e... Read more
It's been one week post-op
Thursday, November 17, 2011      4 comments

God is so good. I feel pretty darn good. I still have gas that sneaks up on me as it did today, but all in all, I have no complaints. Today I woke up feeling really groovy so I got dressed and walked the 2.5 loop at seward park in the rain. ... Read more
I am freezing!
Tuesday, November 01, 2011      1 comments

Who would have thunk it! I didn't know it got cold in Florida emoticon. Went out to dinner on the Disney Boardwalk... Read more
Feeling much better now
Saturday, October 29, 2011      2 comments

So thankful and grateful for my support group. Just being in the presence of such lovely people and sharing my feelings and listening to theirs makes this journey so much easier! I have been crying all week and today I was tear-free. I am pac... Read more
What a day!
Thursday, October 27, 2011      1 comments

After sleeping in (until 0430) and the taking a early morning nap (0700 -0930) I was up and changing the bedroom to fall/winter sheets and walked to my first of three doctor appointments and signed all the papers for surgery. Purchased all of m... Read more
Tomorrow Pre-op
Wednesday, October 26, 2011      0 comments

We are 14 days out and tomorrow I have my pre-op appointments! Not sure what to expect. I know I will get prescriptions for post surgery needs and directions to start the soft food stage. Wow! This is really going to happen.... Read more
20 more days
Wednesday, October 19, 2011      1 comments

I can't believe how time is flying. I just turned 50 and had a goal to loose 50 pounds by my birthday. I didn't make it but I did lose 31 so I will count that as success. In 20 days I will be getting the Lapband procedure. Yikes! I am excit... Read more
Things are moving fast!
Wednesday, October 05, 2011      1 comments

So now I have approval to move ahead with surgery. November 8th is the beginning of my new life. I am really nervous..... Went to workout and my friend Rebecca joined me. That was a lot of fun. It would be nice if she would join this club b... Read more
Now that the reunion is over it will be all about me!
Monday, September 19, 2011      0 comments

What a wonderful Camp Fire Reunion! Lots of fun had by all. I was extremely obedient and did not eat anything that was a trigger food or not healthy for me. As one of the chairpersons for this event, there were some stressful situations and I... Read more

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