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My First Christmas post WLS
Tuesday, December 27, 2016      5 comments

Well the first Christmas Challenge post weight loss surgery is in the books. It was not a complete success but not a failure either. Fort the most part I stayed on plan. But in my not so infinite wisdom I decided to eat a small pecan tart. T... Read more
Ongoing Weight Loss Journey
Thursday, December 15, 2016      4 comments

Well a major milestone came and went and I nearly forgot about it. I am officially at my lowest weight in over 18 years. When my daughter was 2 years old I was taking Meridia (a weight loss medication) and got down to 247. Well this morni... Read more
Ongoing journey to good health
Sunday, December 04, 2016      12 comments

I am now 152 days post weight loss surgery. I have been oh so fortunate that I have had a text book recovery. No complications of which I am well aware is normal complications are actually rare when you look at the sheer number of procedures don... Read more
WLS - My Journey ongoing
Tuesday, November 15, 2016      5 comments

So I have a major accomplishment that happened. Prior to surgery I was wearing mainly mens tshirts 3-4X. Women's tops were a tight 4X. Now I am comfortably wearing a women's 1X and that is nice. Mens tshirts are now a L - XL depending on wha... Read more
WLS - My Journey 4 months Post Op
Wednesday, November 09, 2016      2 comments

67 is currently my favorite number. Why 67 you may ask well here is why. Prior to my weight loss surgery, I lost 67 pounds. As of Monday November 7th just a mere 4 months post op I have lost 67 pounds for a total of 134 pounds gone foreve... Read more
WLS - My Journey - 114 Days Post
Thursday, October 27, 2016      3 comments

Today is a great day. I exited Obese Class III this morning. Now I am in Obese Class II. For some this is not a big deal but for me this has been 128 pounds in the making. I will celebrate this milestone and keep chugging towards the n... Read more
WLS - My Journey - 104 Days Post OP
Monday, October 17, 2016      4 comments

Well here I am 104 days post op and a total of 121 pounds down since May of 2015. It has been quite the adventure for me. Eating is finally going pretty smoothly. I have learned not to reheat any meats or meals other than some soups. ... Read more
WLS - My Journey - 90 Days Post OP
Monday, October 03, 2016      3 comments

It is surreal that I am nearly 3 months out now in my Journey to better health. I recently started a membership at Planet Fitness to kick it up a notch on my weight loss. In addition to the club membership I am also doing a 30 day squat ch... Read more
A new part to my WLS Journey - post op 85 days
Wednesday, September 28, 2016      2 comments

I am nearing 3 months post op and for the most part everything has gone pretty smoothly. I started walking right away as soon as I was in my room after surgery knowing going into this journey that I would need to exercise. Walking was my pr... Read more
WLS - My Journey - 72 Days Post OP
Thursday, September 15, 2016      6 comments

So many things have changed in the last year. A year ago I could not walk more then 3/4 of a mile without being wiped out. Now I am still going strong at 2 miles pushing for more. While I have a long way to go I am feeling good about this ... Read more
WLS - My Journey - 59 Days Post OP
Friday, September 02, 2016      1 comments

Well today was a great day for my 2 month follow up appointments with the dietitian & the PA. I have lost 20 pounds since my 2 week appointment and they are impressed with the 100 pounds gone mark that I reached the other day. I am to ke... Read more
WLS - My Journey - 57 Days Post OP
Wednesday, August 31, 2016      4 comments

I did it. I have now lost 100 pounds. This is so exciting for me. I have been waiting for this day for what seems like forever. Since surgery I have now lost nearly 34 pounds. I still have a hard time seeing the weight loss but I ... Read more
WLS - My Journey - 50 Days Post OP
Wednesday, August 24, 2016      1 comments

So it has been about a week since my last blog. I have been struggling with a little stall after breaking into the 200's. I have felt like I was not doing enough to get this weight going away. I had a busy weekend away with friends and ... Read more
WLS - My Journey - 42 Days Post OP - #noexcuses
Tuesday, August 16, 2016      4 comments

So this blog is about not making excuses for myself. Normally I get my 1 mile walk in first thing in the morning. I leave the house and my husband catches up with me in the car and we head to town to go to work. Well today he had to be at... Read more
WLS - My Journey - 41 Days Post OP
Monday, August 15, 2016      4 comments

So I am a day late with this blog. On day 40 post op I finally broke through into the 200's. This was quite an achievement for me. I have not been in the 200's since August of 2012. I am just over 13 pounds away from my lowest weight since j... Read more

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