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I Am Not a Lab Rat
Wednesday, December 06, 2017      8 comments

I hate how doctors always make me feel like they are experimenting on me. In my experience, they love to act superior with patients (especially male doctors) bragging about how much education they have like that means they know everything. I esp... Read more
It's Official, I'm Having Surgery.
Friday, June 30, 2017      14 comments

I finally met with the surgeon (briefly - he popped in) and his nurse practitioner and discussed my newest MRI results. Life likes to keep things interesting by always changing its plans for me. I found out that the surgery I thought I was going... Read more
On Track for Surgery
Friday, April 21, 2017      7 comments

I had my first appointment with my spinal surgeon, well actually with his nurse practitioner. I have had a lot of bad experiences with doctors so I was super nervous about getting yet another new doctor but I really liked the NP. I hope that is ... Read more
Yoda Wisdom
Saturday, April 15, 2017      10 comments

It's 2 a.m. and my 4 year old son is wide awake so we started watching Story Bots and having this conversation. Yoda: I'm really smart. Me: I know you are. Y: That's why I am a master jedi. I knew I was smart as a baby so I named ... Read more
My Weight Gain Story
Monday, April 03, 2017      4 comments

I was reading a blog about someone's weight loss journey and I thought about how one day I was going to have one of those. Then, I thought about how every weight loss story starts with a weight gain story and maybe I should write my weight gain ... Read more
Will Power
Thursday, April 07, 2011      12 comments

One of my biggest challenges in losing weight is snacks. I attend an average of 4 meetings a week and at each meeting there is usually a special treat provided. Of course they are never anything healthy. Well this week I have resisted 3 differen... Read more