What have have I been up to?
Hey everyone! I know it has been a long time, but I am still around!
Since surgery it has been really slow going for me-- I took a long time to heal and had a good amount of trouble getting my body to adjust to one less organ-- but I thi... Read more
After Surgery Update
Sorry for the throat clearing-- my throat is very sore from being intibated, and something cam ein with the rain so I feel the need to clear my throat but I can't because it KILLS my incisions. Anyhow, I am doing ok-- sore but ok.... Read more
Surgery Is Scheduled
So, I met with the surgeon today and am now scheduled for cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal) on May 7th-- next Monday. I have pre-surgery testing scheduled for this coming Friday.
The surgeon was really nice, VERY knowledgeable (as e... Read more
Tonight's meal was a bad idea
Just because something is very low fat, it doesn't mean my body will accept it. Tonight is a great example of this as I am writing this from the comfort of my bed., flat on my back-- it isn't easy so this will be short.
My Father offered t... Read more
MAJOR News and Update
So, big news for me.... check out the vlog to see what's going on.
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So, I'm 30 and sick.
I have turned 30, the protonix seem to be working well and I am such a mess right now.... Read more
Followup With Gastro Doctor Today...
So, today I went in for my followup with my gastro. It amounts to this: I don't have H. Pylori, but I do have some pretty significant chronic gastritis. The color of my stomach was blood red when it should be a peachy-pink color. I also have ... Read more
Had My Endoscopy-- Waiting On Results
Just updating on my endoscopy and Will's elbow.... Read more
"The Media Promotes Only ‘A Certain Kind of Pretty’"
So, Octavia Spencer (best known from 'The Help'), has spoken out about the media and overweight individuals on her Facebook today! Below you will find her full letter to her fans and the public. What do you think of her comments?
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Gastro Appointment Tomorrow
So, as you all know, I stopped taking the Nexium and my anxiety dropped off.... then I started having symptoms so I started Prevacid and the symptoms went away but the anxiety started up again so I stopped again.
NOW, I am experiencing the ... Read more
Sick... and then more sick....
Sorry I have not posted in a few days! This past weekend I had some sort of food poisoning-- so bad I couldn't go to see Les Miserable at the Majestic! It was horrible. I was throwing up and feeling like I had fallen out of a plane, then run ... Read more
Being the Fat Bridesmaid
Tonight I went to a bridal store to try on some bridesmaid dresses for a wedding this coming October. This blog is a pity-party and frankly, my dear... I don't give a damn. Join the party or move on to the next blog, but don't think this is a ... Read more
2012 Beginning Again
As of this morning (I won't call it official until Friday), the scale shows 195---- that is a 7 pound gain from the last weigh in.
Honestly, I won't be too down on myself. The nexium really screwed me up-- and I believe that I am lucky i... Read more
Almost Finished House--- A Tour!
So, I promised to show you guys when it wa s"finished".... so here is a video! I have a few more things to do still, but don't worry, you won't even be able to tell!
As far as changes-- a short list of the big stuff:
all wall colors are... Read more