GRETA242
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Working Out by Wii
Thursday, August 14, 2014      7 comments

I finally felt brave enough last night to open the Just Dance 2013 wii workout dance game. I did almost all of one song, had to sit down realized it didn't matter if I was sitting or not so kept exercising. I pooped out after about 1 minute in t... Read more
Weighed in at Doctors office
Thursday, August 14, 2014      6 comments

I'm not sure this is accurate since I've never weighed in on this scale before. I was shocked to see 431.4 when only two days earlier I weighed 435 on the nose. Not sure why I was shocked when I've been eating like I want to lose weight: 1.... Read more
Weight Goal
Wednesday, August 13, 2014      8 comments

This morning I weighed in at the doctors a whole 3 pounds lighter. I was thrilled. I set a goal for how much weight I want to lose this week--realistic goal--and am eating like that is how much I want to weigh. I plan to only weigh in once a wee... Read more
New Day
Friday, August 08, 2014      4 comments

Just trying to make it to 25 points to spin the extra wheel. Happy Friday everyone!!!... Read more
Weighing in after Working Out
Thursday, August 07, 2014      10 comments

I weighed in after working out and was discouraged to find myself about 5 pounds heavier than yesterdays weigh in. At work a co-worker told me not to ever weigh in after working out because I'm building muscle and I will weigh more. I foun... Read more
Car Food
Wednesday, August 06, 2014      4 comments

I keep beef jerky in the car for times when I am hungry so I avoid the burger joints. It's working.... Read more
Lost 5 pounds
Saturday, August 02, 2014      9 comments

Today I weighed in on my scale at 440.8 pounds. At medical weight loss clinic I weighed in at 435.4 pounds. On another scale at home I weighed in at 436.8 pounds some hours later. I'm surprised by this change in weight and think the one scale is... Read more
1000-1500 CALORIES PER DAY
Friday, August 01, 2014      6 comments

Just got an email from the nutritionist who is working with me through the University of Michigan's Bariatric Surgery site. She said before surgery people go on 1000-1200 calorie diets. Two weeks before surgery they go on a liquid diet of a medi... Read more
Not being honest
Tuesday, July 29, 2014      3 comments

I'm not being honest about the amount of food I eat or the kinds. I was ontrack yesterday and had almost made it, but while dinner cooked, I ate 2 slices of bread with butter and 4 tablespoon scoops of chocolate peanut butter, which blew my "s... Read more
Enough for Bike
Saturday, July 26, 2014      10 comments

I now have enough money to buy the terra trike Rover I've wanted since last year. Once the bike comes in I'll be able to ride and get more exercise. Eventually I'll be able to ride all 10 of the miles to the next town over. Rest then ride the 10... Read more
Thankful for my team
Tuesday, July 22, 2014      2 comments

I am really thankful for my team. We are an honest, supportive group of people. Honest in that we share what bugs us and let others voice their opinions in support or opposition and still we care about one another. Supportive in that we... Read more
Weight Loss Surgery
Sunday, July 20, 2014      6 comments

I'm planning on getting the sleeve done later this year and am "jumping through the hoops" so to speak, at the University of Michigan Medical Center. This past Thursday I met with the nutritionist and Physician's Assistant for interviews. I... Read more
Hurt: how to get walking again
Saturday, July 19, 2014      6 comments

Okay, don't shoot me down on this one. I walk for exercise, but yesterday I hurt my right foot at work. I'm staying off it as much as possible, wearing a boot, etc. It hurts terribly, but is not broken. I need to stay off it, but met with a nu... Read more
More WEight Lost and I refuse to find it
Monday, July 07, 2014      11 comments

Yesterday, I ended the day on track caloriewise. It felt so good to know I had accomplished what I set out to do. This morning I felt lighter. I stepped on the scale and was surprised to find I'd lost 4 pounds!! Following an eating plan and... Read more
Ended on Track
Sunday, July 06, 2014      5 comments

I ended today on track with my food within ranges. Yeah!!... Read more

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