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Life is changing for the better
Thursday, December 01, 2016      4 comments

I do not foresee any eating issues this Christmas just like with Turkey day there wasn't any. Ever since I started taking Victoza my life has been changing for the better. My appetite is down, my weight is down, my clothes are loose, my feet do... Read more
16.4 lbs down for November 2016
Tuesday, November 29, 2016      7 comments

I started taking Victoza daily since November 4th this year and as usual every Monday morning I weigh in and never expecting a loss I was right no loss, but just for the morning. It was the next week that I started seeing improvement, the scale... Read more
Cheat Day ?
Thursday, November 24, 2016      5 comments

Listen I used to have those cheat days as well but they weren't helping me achieve any of my short term or long term goals I mean just look at me I'm still over 300 lbs. I joined SparkPeople ten years ago, ten ! And at that time I weighed in at... Read more
41 Years !
Sunday, November 20, 2016      3 comments

Finally ! I've fought my weight issues now since I'm 13 yrs old, that's 41 yrs now ! Working hard EVERY SINGLE DAY of those 41 yrs to get this weight off all the while people making fun of me, even my own family and the sneers of the ... Read more
No More Overeating !
Tuesday, November 15, 2016      2 comments

So for the past 42 yrs I've been suffering with overeating bouts and emotional eating as well. But I've turned the corner ! It's here ! I've made it through the rabbit hole ! That's how good I feel ! On November 4th this year I was in ... Read more
It's happening, Finally !
Monday, November 14, 2016      2 comments

I am, as the song goes, Walking on Sunshine ! Since last Monday, I weigh in weekly to help myself keep on track, this morning when I weighed in I found out that I've dropped 8.8 lbs !!! Thank you Victoza and Dr. G my diabetic specialist !!!... Read more
Victoza my lifeline
Tuesday, November 08, 2016      5 comments

Good morning fellow sparkers ! I started this journey back in 1976 at the age of 14, at a time when I shouldn't have ever had to think about things like this. But I had a mother who thought that I deserved to be ridiculed daily for being a ... Read more
Weight and Sparking Together
Saturday, October 29, 2016      4 comments

I've been morbidly obese, man I hate how those two words and how they make me feel about myself. They bother me a lot because I don't see myself as big as I really am in my minds eye and when I hear those words or see those words on my medical a... Read more
Life's a gamble
Wednesday, October 26, 2016      1 comments

Ok he's the third wrong one I've allowed into my life. I just can't seem to pick the right one, I'm done. No more hoping no more searching no more anything. I'm tired of being the only honest faithful one in my relationships. No more.... Read more
New home
Tuesday, February 23, 2016      3 comments

My other half and I have moved in with my son and his daughter, my five year old granddaughter Kimberleigh. She's amazing ! Smart, kind, loving, caring, empathetic and she kicks my butt, in her own little way, to move move move ! Because she wa... Read more
40 years of hard work and pain
Monday, February 15, 2016      5 comments

Never in my life would I have thought that my weight would be such a huge hinderance to my health and life. In my family there are lots of health issues on my biological mothers side and I've unfortunately inherited most of the physical ones. ... Read more
I'm finally feeling full, satisfied and happy !
Monday, February 08, 2016      3 comments

Change is good but man is my mind confused ! LOL I am so used to eating every moment of the day that now that I've switched up my eating lifestyle it's a bit confused. To give you a look inside my life I'll explain the part that gives weigh... Read more
Sometimes, I just want to eat the world !
Thursday, January 28, 2016      5 comments

Yep sometimes I just want to eat the world ! I am having a lot of trouble with sticking to it, keeping the ultimate goal in site, getting healthy for me. I work so hard and then I sabotage myself and I do not understand why I keep doing thi... Read more
Trying to stay on track
Tuesday, December 01, 2015      2 comments

Staying on track long term has always been a hard thing to do, I haven't quite figured that out as yet. I'm 53 now and I've spent those years trying to keep it all together. My upbringing was less than normal and it was more than abnormal at ... Read more
Wednesday, November 25, 2015      4 comments

So last October I went to an orientation re bariatric surgery because my insurance, they said, was now being accepted at Swedish Hospital. I was so happy ! I've been jumping through all my surgeons hoops ever since when I finally get to my mid-... Read more

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