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Three Weeks Post Op (with pictures)
Wednesday, August 22, 2012      15 comments

I am about to post pictures of my stomach. This is something that I never thought I'd do, but I like what I see right now. Let start at the beginning. I stretched my skin out to this size for about 17 years. ... Read more
Looking at Pictures
Friday, August 10, 2012      16 comments

I was looking at old pictures, and I just don't even recognize myself anymore. ... Read more
Dear Body
Thursday, August 09, 2012      9 comments

Dear Body, I am looking at you a little differently these days than I use to. I want to apologize for being so critical of you for a lot of years, especially the teens and early 20's. I know that I would belittle you and then I would trea... Read more
Tuesday, August 07, 2012      1 comments

I don't usually watch TV these days, but I've been home recovering from surgery so I've watch a little bit this week. I have to say I saw this Nike ad the other day that made me swell up with tears.
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Sunday, August 05, 2012      3 comments

I am recovering well. On Monday I had somewhere between 5-7 pounds of skin removed from my stomach. On Tuesday, I stood in front of a mirror as the doctor took off my binder and showed me the amazing results for the first time. What do you kn... Read more
It Seems I Might Be Done
Saturday, July 28, 2012      9 comments

I am very nervous and very excited at the same time. I am having abdominoplasty and a breast lift/augmentation on Monday. I took pre op pictures today at my plastic surgeons office, and my doctor said several times "you are all skin, there is ... Read more
New Swimsuit
Sunday, July 15, 2012      6 comments

I just purchased a bathing suit that i have been eyeballing for the last three years. My cousin's baby shower was a pool party yesterday. I actually put on my cute suit and... Read more
So Close
Monday, July 09, 2012      1 comments

I went below the lowest weight I remember weighing throughout jr. high and high school today. I hit a weight that my body hasn't seen since fourth grade or earlier. That is kind of trippy to me. I wore my favorite dress from from high sch... Read more
Still Shrinking
Sunday, July 08, 2012      5 comments

I visit northern California almost every July. I visit this like little ghost town museum near Bishop,... Read more
Short and sweet
Saturday, May 26, 2012      7 comments

I use to wear a 28 or 30... limiting me to stores like Lane Bryant. Today I went to Old Navy a tried on a.... ... Read more
Lunch Break Workouts and Sugar Wagers
Thursday, April 19, 2012      4 comments

Sometime I can do this completely on my own. I always appreciate support, but there are times when my intrinsic motivation is at a peak. During these times, I will wake up looking forward to running in the mornings. My energy will be bouncing... Read more
Four Years
Wednesday, March 14, 2012      8 comments

I am approaching my four year sparkaversary. Four years ago I weighed 340 pounds... today, I am in the 160's. Four years ago, I would get winded going around the street, and now I can run 3 miles pretty much without stopping... I did a marath... Read more
Not my best week
Wednesday, February 29, 2012      5 comments

i only have a minute so this will be short.... I have had a bad week. It started with chips and salsa on Friday over a few skinny margaritas with a friend on Friday. Then Mexican food again for my sister's man's birthday the following night. ... Read more
Nodda, Null, Nothing.....
Sunday, February 19, 2012      5 comments

I am 168... still... shoot.... Ok... let's look at the week and try to figure out why it didn't move this week. First, I ate a nice Valentine's (and 20 years with my husband) dinner with several citrus basil martinis (they were yummy). I eve... Read more
Check it Out!
Wednesday, February 15, 2012      7 comments

This is going to be a short blog... because a picture says a thousand words. Throughout my twenties, a... Read more

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