Oprah's Final Weight Loss Show
Wednesday, May 11, 2011      4 comments

I don't really watch Oprah because I'm not home during the day, don't have a DVR, and am not a big TV person in general. I happened to be home yesterday and in front of the tv and saw Oprah's last show on weight loss. How inspiring! She had 1... Read more
Slow but steady recovery
Thursday, May 05, 2011      3 comments

Today was say four of my surgery recovery. I am still pretty uncomfortable, but standing up a little straighter now. I am eating more, but still eating healthy and conservatively. I just hope I don't gain any weight since I'm not working out ... Read more
Tummy tuck was a success!
Wednesday, May 04, 2011      3 comments

So I had my tummy tuck on Monday. I have had two days of some pretty severe pain, but I can already tell that my stomach is much flatter. I can't believe what a difference it's made. I'm just hoping in another day or two I'll be feeling a lot... Read more
My tummy tuck takes place in less than 8 hours!
Sunday, May 01, 2011      5 comments

I am so nervous, but so excited. In only a few hours I have to report to the hospital for my tummy tuck. I feel like this is the last step in my complete transformation. I've already changed my lifestyle- I eat well, I exercise consistently, ... Read more
One week of school left...
Monday, April 25, 2011      0 comments

I'm so excited that I only have one week left in the semester. I am here at work today and it's wonderful because the office is practically empty. I am trying to get a lot accomplished. That isn't really happening. But I am getting a few thi... Read more
Tummy tuck is coming up!
Saturday, April 23, 2011      4 comments

My cruise went well, but while I was on the cruise I decided for sure that I definitely wanted to do a tummy tuck. I have a gross buldge around my stomach and hips due to loose skin. I think I may go down another size after the surgery happens... Read more
Crazy busy month, but looking forward to my cruise!
Wednesday, March 09, 2011      3 comments

The last month has been so busy and stressful for me. It has gone by so quickly because I've been running around like a chicken with my head cut off. But I am starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel. On Saturday I am leaving for a ... Read more
Homeless and possessionless, but I will survive!
Wednesday, February 09, 2011      5 comments

My blog title may seem overly dramatic, but it accurrately reflects my current situation. On Friday night a pipe froze and burst in the apartment above mine. The upstairs apartment was vacant and the management company failed to turn on the he... Read more
Trying to stop the self sabatoge
Thursday, February 03, 2011      6 comments

Last week I weighed 151.0. Yesterday I weighed 147.6. This morning I weighed 151.0. I know why this happened, it's not a surprise to me. I was doing great until yesterday afternoon when I was sitting in the salon getting my hair colored. I ... Read more
Love letter to myself
Tuesday, February 01, 2011      5 comments

I was just reading my new Shape magazine and in there was a blurb which said that people who wrote themselves positive notes felt the effects for several months afterward. I can't argue with research, so I figured I would try to write my own mo... Read more
New Year's begins today for me...2011 Goals
Saturday, January 29, 2011      3 comments

Last year I did my own website, this year I decided to take a slightly different approach and do a sparkpeople site because I think it looks interesting and is different. I know it is almost February, but it's been a very hectic start to the ne... Read more