PATTYR81's Blogs

Random Thoughts about Goals - Fear of Failure or Just Happy to Be Progressing?
Tuesday, October 29, 2013      10 comments

A few weeks ago I ran into the woman who inspired me to finally make the decision to pursue WLS. She's lost well over 100 lbs, looks great and is REALLY into Zumba. I've texted her when I've achieved what I considered significant milestones (su... Read more
Passing on My Plus Size Good Stuff!
Monday, October 28, 2013      9 comments

For some reason, I've held on to a BUNCH of my 2x jackets, pants, shirts, etc. I really liked each piece and chose it carefully, so it's hard to let them go even tho I now wear size 12 jeans and M /Ltops & jackets. As I was driving back fro... Read more
Why it's Called 'Work'
Monday, October 28, 2013      2 comments

Funny how on my vaca days last week I woke up early and raring to get going doing stuff emoticon Today is m... Read more
Right Brain Enjoyment!
Saturday, October 26, 2013      6 comments

I am amazing myself! I've got my current home improvement projects in the final stretch emoticon which helps my... Read more
Exciting Project Day Ahead!!! (photo)
Thursday, October 24, 2013      3 comments

So yesterday's anxiety & dread about dad-drama was for naught. emoticon The memory class I so dreaded turne... Read more
Beating Down The Stress Monster
Wednesday, October 23, 2013      3 comments

Good News! No cold- only dust allergies. emoticon DONT want to be sick on vaca!!! This is my home improvement/... Read more
Vacation Projects! (photo)
Tuesday, October 22, 2013      4 comments

It's my 2nd day of vacation and I woke up with a dang cold! emoticon Just bad enough to be annoying when I've got... Read more
Dreck Dump
Monday, October 21, 2013      4 comments

This weekend we went out of town for dd#3's softball tournament. I planned everything so I could relax and enjoy the start of my vacation and not worry about house/work/animals, etc. What I LOVE most about softball games is that you are totally... Read more
Vacation! Time to Do Something for ME!
Monday, October 21, 2013      1 comments

I FINALLLYYYY dug my heels in and took a vacation week this week. emoticon I've been scheduling and pushing it... Read more
Avoiding the Hooks
Wednesday, October 16, 2013      5 comments

While I managed to avoid getting hooked back into the ongoing family drama yesterday, my conversation with oldest bro unleashed TONS of baggage feelings ... Read more
Encouragement Snippit
Tuesday, October 15, 2013      7 comments

It's tough not to get caught up in all the crazy going on around me. A couple of nights ago I was getting sucked back in to the drama and I had a brain flash ... Read more
Digging In
Friday, October 11, 2013      10 comments

For the past couple of weeks I've been feeling 'on the verge' that I'm sliding down that slippery slope and losing it. ... Read more
I Need Prayers Today Please
Thursday, October 10, 2013      12 comments

Couldn't sleep and got up at 4 a.m. to read the latest Stephen King book Had a very pleasant morning with doggies and kitty, sipping HOT tea & HOT skinny mocha. Took a nice shower. Ahhhhhh. Thought 'It's gonna be a GREAT DAY!' Got a ... Read more
New Selfie Pic -
Wednesday, October 09, 2013      10 comments

I am famous for taking lousy pictures emoticon Especially of myself. I LOVE looking at everyone's pics... Read more
Today is My 1 Year Surgeversary!
Tuesday, October 08, 2013      11 comments

Wow! What a year! Since my RNY I can count MANY MANY blessings! emoticon Lost 77 lbs post surgery (t... Read more

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