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  • Nine & A Half Weeks Post Op

    11/23/2014 9:14:37 AM, by ANNABELLISABEL

    Happy Thanksgiving Week! I know I have been slacking on posting blogs, I also have a youtube channel (annakaminski) that I have... Read more

  • 11/22/14

    11/22/2014 9:17:35 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Boy, I don't know where this day went. I did finally get caught up on emails, and went shopping at three stores looking for used jeans, but I mu... Read more

  • Protein and water

    11/22/2014 12:40:22 PM, by GRETA242

    For about 1 week I'll be on protein and water drinks only. I'm on Full liquid for a week once I left the hospital. To tolerate the water be... Read more

  • I'm home from surgery

    11/21/2014 4:06:07 PM, by GRETA242

    I spent 2 nights and a day in the hospital. I'm glad to be home and able to function without the aid of another person.... Read more

  • 11/20/14

    11/20/2014 7:48:48 PM, by RHOOK20047

    I had a good meeting today, and made a few more contacts. I don't want to jinx a job chance, but I heard back from a recruiter who said that the... Read more

  • Post Op Week 20

    11/20/2014 6:30:50 AM, by AOBREWER

    I lost 1 pound last week for a total of 78 and 56 since surgery. I am running 4 days a week and lifting weights 2 days a week. Running, I'm up to... Read more


    11/19/2014 11:23:35 AM, by MAINLADY

    Yup...here I am, back in the saddle again. I've been on this journey for year... Read more

  • Surgery Today!!

    11/19/2014 7:44:41 AM, by GRETA242

    My surgery is today. I'm nervous. Had surgery dreams all night. Thought I had missed it. Pray for my cats for calmness. I don't want them to be t... Read more

  • 6 Weeks to Sleeveless/Sexy ARMS ************

    11/18/2014 11:46:23 PM, by SUNSHINE5268

    Six Weeks to Sleeveless and Sexy ARMS: The 5-Step Plan to Sleek, Strong, and Sculpted Arms by JJ Virgin Ph.D. CNS ... Read more

  • 11/18/14

    11/18/2014 7:21:45 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well day 1 of the job search. Sent out 5 resumes and letters answering two ads and three cold calls. I am too old for this. I don't want to th... Read more

  • The Human Body can only tolerate ONE teaspoon of sugar in it

    11/18/2014 4:02:34 PM, by SUNSHINE5268

    The Human Body can only tolerate ONE teaspoon of sugar in it and anything AFTER one teaspoon of sugar in the body is STORED AS FAT. Wa... Read more

  • Tomorrow is Surgery Day

    11/18/2014 12:26:59 PM, by GRETA242

    November 19, 2014, is my surgery day for the gastric sleeve. I'm doing this for me and my health. Yes, it has come to this. I do not need as larg... Read more


    11/18/2014 5:53:42 AM, by GRETA242

    I'm ready to go. I packed this morning...hope I have everything. Today only doing clear liquids. Should I take my laptop computer?? Would you?... Read more

  • 11/17/14

    11/17/2014 10:45:55 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Spent most of the day catching up on emails and doing chores for my wife. St a yed I doors as was very cold today. Tomorrow will dedicate day g... Read more

  • R.I.P Sunshine

    11/17/2014 6:03:54 PM, by KAREN91

    Rest In Peace beautiful baby girl. I can't believe you won't be there when the rest of my kids graduate. I can't believe you'll no longer wait a... Read more

  • Ground Control to Major Tom...2...

    11/17/2014 11:49:54 AM, by GRETA242

    Two more days to go before my gastric sleeve surgery. Now I'm nervous! I do trust my surgeon and his team. I'm just nervous about the at home par... Read more

  • 12 miles

    11/16/2014 11:19:58 PM, by SBEAR5

    I tell ya what.. 12 miles puts the hurt on people. oof! I think 10 miles is my limit for a "feel good" run. I've been having some hip pa... Read more

  • 11/16/14

    11/16/2014 7:56:04 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Well the conference ended up being so good. So spiritual and thought provoking. I didn't expect it to get me to do so much soul searching but i... Read more


    11/15/2014 2:37:24 PM, by LINDAINALABAMA

    Hey Sapphire Gang, I have written on a sticky note INTENTIONS CREATE OUTCOMES. And here all this time I thought I had great INTENTIONS... Read more

  • Lunch

    11/14/2014 1:08:24 PM, by KO1215

    Yummy!... Read more

  • Step #2 Taken

    11/14/2014 10:32:02 AM, by SUSANPETUNIA

    Went to information seminar for gastric sleeve surgery. Felt good about it and submitted application and insurance info. Waiting. ... Read more

  • Needs a Chill Pill!

    11/14/2014 10:30:08 AM, by SUSANPETUNIA

    Really letting stress and uncertainty about the future take hold of me! Too much going on- most of it good, just feel like I'm being pulled in to... Read more

  • 11/13/14

    11/13/2014 9:01:45 PM, by RHOOK20047

    Training is fantastic, never knew there was so much to learn about serving the poor. I am invigurated by what I am learning. Tomorrow is our pe... Read more

  • Progress in the works...

    11/13/2014 3:38:00 PM, by KO1215

    So it's been three days since surgery. I am still pretty sore and on pain meds. Thank goodness! I have 5 incisions on my stomach and all o... Read more

  • Sugar Cravings!

    11/13/2014 9:13:11 AM, by DYANNE4293

    Night time is the worst for me. I have sugar cravings and a tendency to graze! This week I committed to stop binging on sugar after dark. Here ... Read more

  • 6 days to go

    11/13/2014 8:04:46 AM, by GRETA242

    Oh wait. I think my count is off. LOL... Read more

  • Post Op week 19

    11/13/2014 6:41:12 AM, by AOBREWER

    I lost 4 pounds last week for a total of 77 and 55 since surgery!!! up to 2.5 miles running!!!!... Read more

  • yep it is ONE degrees in colorado... no joke

    11/12/2014 11:28:30 PM, by SUNSHINE5268

    yes it is ONE degrees in Colorado springs, Colorado, WOW! Time: 9:28pm on 11/12/14 Read more

  • My dog Sunshine

    11/12/2014 9:39:23 PM, by KAREN91

    About 10-12 days ago we noticed that Sunshine was laying around refusing to eat much. Sunshine is 5 years old. We have had her since she was 8 we... Read more

  • I did it!

    11/12/2014 4:51:59 PM, by KO1215

    I came through surgery really well. In addition to the gastric sleeve, they removed my gall bladder and repaired a hernia. So I was a tripl... Read more

  • Major Tom to Ground Control...9...8...7...

    11/12/2014 12:32:55 PM, by GRETA242

    The countdown is under 10 days only 7 more til surgery.... Read more

  • I Relapsed

    11/12/2014 12:31:18 PM, by DYANNE4293

    Halloween is not my friend! I am a couponer. I love saving money. When Halloween candy went on clearance and I had coupons to make them free, I s... Read more

  • 11/11/14

    11/11/2014 8:52:40 PM, by RHOOK20047

    First of all thank you to all veterans for your unselfishness to protect the freedoms we take for granted. Tomorrow I am leaving for Indianapoli... Read more

  • Pre-Op appointment today

    11/11/2014 8:50:57 PM, by GRETA242

    It really was a four hour meeting. There was lots of waiting. I had my vitals taken, five vials of blood drawn, a meeting with a nurse, respitory... Read more

  • I did it anyways...

    11/11/2014 12:26:27 PM, by KAMCCLARY

    Happy Veterans Day I celebrated along with other Marines yesterday our 239th Birthday. ... Read more

  • Not on a 6 oz food container diet.... hugsssssssssss

    11/11/2014 12:04:05 PM, by SUNSHINE5268

    this post is very detailed, proceed with caution... don't wanna gross anyone out A friend of mines congratulated me for d... Read more

  • My Spark-Anniversary

    11/11/2014 10:03:02 AM, by ANNABELLISABEL

    My Spark-Anniversary I cannot believe it has been a year since I started with sparkpeople. I came here at 308.6 pounds, unsure how to chang... Read more

  • 11/10/14

    11/10/2014 7:21:23 PM, by RHOOK20047

    This day was a bummer, didn't really get much done that I wanted to as far as job hunting. With leaving town Wed. - Sun. I am afraid to apply a... Read more

  • WT CHECK UPDATE 11/10/14 Monday

    11/10/2014 12:04:49 PM, by SUNSHINE5268

    WT CHECK UPDATE 11/10/14 Monday 2013 YR = 347 lbs = my highest weight ever 07/15/14 = 333 lbs starting weight 07/17/14 = 324.8... Read more

  • NSV!

    11/10/2014 10:25:47 AM, by ANNABELLISABEL

    Hi All! So I have to share, I went to look for a winter coat because the one from last year is too big, I ordered another one online and that TOO... Read more

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