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Day 22: No Concerns About Overeating Today!
Saturday, December 18, 2010      2 comments

The tilapia I tried to eat last night apparently doesn't digest well in my RNY stomach. Even ten years after GBS, I occasionally will eat something that gets "stuck" for lack of a better word. I have been unable to eat or drink ANYTHING since ... Read more
Day 21: The Mechanics of Relapse
Friday, December 17, 2010      3 comments

I relapsed yesterday - HARD. So instead of quitting, beating myself up, being depressed - I decided to figure out why. Why? I had been doing GREAT. Well, here's what I think: Wednesday (Day 19) was a good day for the most part. I was o... Read more
Day 18: Self-Talk (and Divine Intervention?) Working and Another Lesson Learned
Tuesday, December 14, 2010      0 comments

Yesterday was a good day, but very hard. I had some tummy issues (related to the bypass) so I couldn't eat. No, that's not a good thing, because if I don't eat, my body does that whole "OMG We're starving - conserve!" thing and I actually gain... Read more
Day 17: Energy Increasing Every Day!
Monday, December 13, 2010      2 comments

When my alarm went off, I was sleeping so deeply I did NOT want to get up. But then when I roused a bit, I realized I felt good and ready to go! I am feeling more energy each day and I am doing those little things around the house without even... Read more
Day 16: Leftovers - What a Concept!
Sunday, December 12, 2010      0 comments

Been a good weekend. Had an event yesterday and did great on my eating, except I almost fainted late in the day when I had NOT drank enough water. Lesson learned. Today I got up and had a leftover steak (about 8 oz) and got it out to ma... Read more
Day Fourteen: Zumba'd my Butt Off and No Pain Today!
Friday, December 10, 2010      1 comments

Whew! That's such a relief. I also realized last night that my right knee that has been hurting constantly is NOT hurting now. Amazing! Fifteen pounds and more activity and I already see MAJOR changes. Duh. Just DUH. Why is that so hard t... Read more
Still Day 13: Just Had a Major Victory!
Thursday, December 09, 2010      5 comments

We had our office Christmas party today. My Secret Santa gave me chocolate covered pretzels AND my boss gave us all chocolates AND someone brought brownies AND we ordered out for Italian (carbs are my crack cocaine). I ordered GRILLED TU... Read more
Day Thirteen: Performance Evaluation
Thursday, December 09, 2010      1 comments

I decided I needed to remind myself that I have made my health and fitness my SECOND JOB. Which means that I HAVE TO dedicate some time every day to this job, and I can't just not show up. I mean, I certainly wouldn't do that on my "real" job,... Read more
Day Twelve: Pain is Almost Gone!
Wednesday, December 08, 2010      3 comments

Good lesson learned - give your body a rest when it needs it, and then you're ready to pick up again! I was planning to walk last night, but didn't. It was VERY cold and I was still hurting, so I didn't do it. I felt guilty, and quite frankly... Read more
Day Eleven: In Pain!
Tuesday, December 07, 2010      0 comments

ZUMBA WAS AWESOME! And I am so proud of myself because I did the full hour and did not sit down once. I had to modify some of the moves because my knees are not quite ready to do all the jumping up and down and squats yet, but I'll get there. ... Read more
Day Ten: And I Feel Like a Ten!
Monday, December 06, 2010      0 comments

Had a great weekend. Yesterday kept up the momentum. Had a HUGE argument with myself about going out for breakfast BUT I won! Had a healthy omelet at home (which I also made for my son) with ingredients I already had - so saved money, too! ... Read more
Day Nine: Still on the Job!
Sunday, December 05, 2010      3 comments

Sorry I didn't get to blog Saturday but it was a LONG DAY! Had a meeting for my medieval hobby (Unevent) which was in another town. Rode with the future King and Queen as I'll be one of their Head Retainers (with Countess Kalisa) during their ... Read more
Day Seven: Friday and Fabulous!
Friday, December 03, 2010      1 comments

Having a great day! Brought my lunch to work, did NOT stop at Dunkin' Donuts for coffee so also saved money! Did a workout at my desk using the sparkpeople videos. It was cool! Tonight I'll go home and fix white chicken chili for dinner and ... Read more
Day Six: Tired, but Holding My Own
Thursday, December 02, 2010      2 comments

I said I was tired, but it's not the same old "tired" that I was feeling everyday before I got back on this plan. It's the "it's Thursday and I was out of town and had a long drive home" tired. But I have noticed that my brain was trying to ma... Read more
Day Five: Still Having Victories, but It's Hard!
Wednesday, December 01, 2010      4 comments

It's late so I'll not write much. Best victory? I was going to meet friends for dinner and drinks. Decided to eat a healthy dinner before I went - had tuna flatbread and small cup of chili. At the hookah bar (yep, really) I ordered hummus an... Read more

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