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3 April 2015 Post - OP visit with surgeon

Wednesday, April 22, 2015      0 comments

weigh in at Holy Cross KP, MD was 207. Reviewed progress. Drain removed. Felt like a really bad menstrual cramp, but when it subsided a minute or two later, the overwhelming nausea I had since the surgery was gone. Yay. I conf... Read more

25 March 2015 Surgery Day to 26, discharge day.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015      0 comments

weigh in with the same clothes at Holy Cross Hospital, MD was 211. scheduled for check in at noon and surgery at 2. Well the previous patient was more complicated than expected, so the show started at 3:30. I vaguely remember being... Read more

18 March 2015 8 Days into pre-op liquid diet to "The Sleeve"

Thursday, April 16, 2015      0 comments

weigh in with the same clothes at Kaiser Tysons pre-op clinic. 18.8 lbs down! I don't really have much of a problem losing weight with a strictly managed very low calorie diet. the problem is keeping it off when I start to eat regular foo... Read more

17 March 2015 7 Days into pre-op liquid diet to "The Sleeve"

Thursday, March 19, 2015      1 comments

St Pat's. Managed to avoid food places. David and I went to the movies to see Penguins of Madagascar. He was going to stay and see The Hobbit. He loves his tub of popcorn. At least he held off until I left after Penguins. Tried Iso... Read more

16 March 2015 6 Days into pre-op liquid diet to "The Sleeve"

Tuesday, March 17, 2015      4 comments

My family is eating really well these days. We all made a resolution to clear out the deep freeze, the refrigerator, pantry and upstairs freezer by eating what was in there. Grocery shopping has to start with what we already have and only buy ... Read more

15 March 2015 4 Days into pre-op liquid diet to "The Sleeve"

Monday, March 16, 2015      1 comments

Today, my Communitas IEC had a St Patrick's Day brunch. Fresh sauerkraut with caraway seeds from the German Grocer along with corned beef, swiss cheese, fresh rye bread, fried chicken, Irish soda bread, pound cake, poppy seed muffins, blueberry... Read more

14 March 2015 3 Days into pre-op liquid diet to "The Sleeve"

Monday, March 16, 2015      4 comments

This morning, 225.4! What is happening here? I know a lot must be water weight because I am peeing more. I am also only taking in 400 calories but it is all protein. Am I more physically active? not really. Not yet. Unjury... Read more

11 March 2015 Lead in to "The Sleeve"

Saturday, March 14, 2015      4 comments

After 30+ years of struggling with my weight, I have lost and gained several thousand pounds. I began an exploratory journey with myself, a nutritionist, a psychologist, and my doctors in April of 2014. Many classes, support groups, consults, ... Read more

day eight of Chanamas

Friday, March 13, 2015      0 comments

194.6 no doubt abnormally low. had to take a diuretic because I had two very salty meals and my BP shot up. but we are going for the overall loss of 8 pounds by christmas, right? right? right? E - Every trip to the bathroom counts I - If ... Read more

30 November 2012 On the second week of Chanamas

Thursday, December 06, 2012      2 comments

I apparently don't know how to count. Anyway, I am trying to stick to the program. Okay, week two E - Ever so slowly making my mom accept that I will go to exercise somehow EVERYDAY I - I hurt all over after working with my p... Read more

23 November 2012 On the first week of Chanamas

Friday, November 30, 2012      0 comments

I don't know if today is my weigh in. My daughter thinks it might be. Here goes E- enthusiastic at first, then a bit afraid, panicked on Wednesday, had a whipped cream and meringue meltdown. I- In fact, I lost it on Thursday and had a ... Read more

20 November 2012 Water, water everywhere

Friday, November 23, 2012      2 comments

Diet Friend posted this on her blog this morning: Drinking Water at the Correct Time Maximizes Its Effectiveness on the Human Body -2 glasses after waking up helps activate internal organs -1 glass 30 minutes before a meal helps digesti... Read more

18 November 2012 The Chanamas Challenge

Tuesday, November 20, 2012      1 comments

After hovering around the same weight for over a month...I am ready to kick into a higher gear. Yesterday, I went to a Zumbathon with my daughter to support Toys for Tots. I had a turtle neck long sleeve shirt and a pair of corduroys. I... Read more

15 November 2012 Falling into Fall

Sunday, November 18, 2012      1 comments

After unseasonably warm weather, Winter is on its way. Really chilly during the day, cold at night. Leaves are falling and blowing around. The neighbors are firing up their fireplaces. All foods are smelling especially good. I have che... Read more

27 oct 2012 The Perfect Storm

Thursday, November 15, 2012      2 comments

Here we are, waiting for Hurricane Stacy and a Nor'easter to hit at the same time with a full moon to raise the tides. As usual, people are going berserk. Grocery stores are packed, batteries are in short supply, generators are unavailable. W... Read more


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