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A New Year and soon a new Me

Monday, January 25, 2016      5 comments

As of 1/1/2016 my insurance company now covers WLS with pre-approval if I meet certain criteria. I re-started the process today with an updated consult with my surgeon. Tonight I will complete the Psyc online questionnaire. The next step ... Read more

Patience is a virtue

Thursday, November 19, 2015      2 comments

Or so I keep telling myself. I have been working on tabling my frustration over insurance as I know there is no other way around this. I am working on preparing my family for this major change in my life. I am also working on learning to chew... Read more

Frustrated with Insurance

Thursday, November 05, 2015      0 comments

So I received a jumbled response to my email I sent in Tuesday after seeing that Bariatric surgery would be covered as of January 1, 2016. So I decided to call them today and find out what the status was on my approval. Was told that a letter ... Read more

Suprising Development

Tuesday, November 03, 2015      2 comments

So today I received an email newsletter from my insurance company. As of Jan 1 2016 they will now cover Bariatric Surgery. Woohoo now just waiting for them to respond to the email I just sent asking if there would be a chance of getting the ap... Read more

Hard to be patient.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015      2 comments

So I am still waiting for the Insurance company to let me know if they will cover my surgery. It is so hard to be patient. Has been exactly a month now. Could be another one before I get an answer. Really looking forward to moving forward. ... Read more

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Monday, October 19, 2015      16 comments

So we went to a football game on Saturday afternoon and instead of standing room only we were able to have seats for the game. Surprise of surprise when I sat in the seat I was not pinched at the hips. This was a very pleasant surprise as ... Read more

Variation of Serenty Prayer

Wednesday, October 14, 2015      1 comments

Well today i was thinking about how we need to accept the things we can not change so decided to post this variation of the Serenity Prayer "God grant me the serenity to accept the people I cannot change, the courage to change the one I can... Read more

A Beautiful Day

Tuesday, October 13, 2015      4 comments

Today I am thankful for many things. My beautiful daughter that sees the beauty within. Last week she found a meme on Facebook that about brought me to tears. Then she says to me "Mom I don't see you as fat I see you as beautiful because you ... Read more

Windy Mondays

Monday, October 12, 2015      1 comments

Well today is a windy one in North Dakota. The weather does not make one inclined to get out and move. I had a fairly busy weekend. Got at least a couple miles of walking in since parking for the football game was out in the north forty l... Read more

Doing the Happy Dance

Friday, October 09, 2015      5 comments

Okay there is a major upside to the diet the Dr put me on. I am down nearly 10 pounds since Sept. 28th. I have not been 100% faithful but the off plan has all been high protein no carbs. This feels good but I am glad that once I have surg... Read more

Tired today

Thursday, October 08, 2015      0 comments

I think I am waging a losing battle against a cold. I have been tired all week and now the headache and body aches are starting. Need to get through the next couple of days of work then I can do nothing but sleep for 24 hours.... Read more

Feeling Better

Wednesday, October 07, 2015      1 comments

Well I am feeling better and not as hungry this week as last week. Found out it could take up to 60 days to get a response from the insurance company regarding weight loss surgery. Trying to be very patient. Not sure that I can continue o... Read more

Busy Weekend

Monday, October 05, 2015      1 comments

So I had a busy weekend and not entirely on plan either. I tried to do the best I could which in the end I don't think was too bad. Hubby planned a weekend away for us. This made it interesting for meals but being the loving husband he is he ... Read more

Thankful the week is nearly over

Friday, October 02, 2015      0 comments

Well this has been a crazy week getting use to the new plan that the Dr has me on. I have not been 100% faithful I will admit that straight up. But my deviation from the plan has been fairly minor and not junk food. I had a couple of hard boi... Read more

The plus side of a Sadistic Dr.

Thursday, October 01, 2015      3 comments

So I mentioned the plan my Dr is having me on to drop 18 pounds prior to surgery. Have I mentioned he is sadistic :) Well I am still wanting to have bacon & fruit I am seeing progress already. I weighed in on Wednesday and was already down 3 ... Read more

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