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Old Story – New Version
Thursday, January 14, 2021      47 comments

Once again I am having significant eye trouble. Once again, my doctor has insisted I limit my computer time. I am not very happy about this as you can imagine. He says the amount of time I am spending on the internet is significantly harming m... Read more
Time to reflect AND Look forward
Saturday, January 02, 2021      27 comments

Just thought I’d make a short blog. I have made a great start with eating the right things and exercising! I have added dancing to my exercise. I look really funny and would never do it in front of anyone except for my hubby James, but I am... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Journey from 435 pounds
Sunday, December 20, 2020      47 comments

I was just looking at some old pictures. Sometimes I get discouraged. Especially if I have eaten too much of the wrong things, which I have done the last 2 days. Even with the gastric sleeve, there are certain foods that are very high in calorie... Read more
How much exercise you need, according to the WHO. Updated recommendations
Saturday, December 05, 2020      24 comments

This is an excerpt from the article. Link to full article at end. The most important difference is that now they do not believe you need a constant 10 minutes each time you exercise. They say ALL of it adds up and is helpful. Here’s a look ... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts What my status meant
Monday, November 23, 2020      37 comments

A few are asking about my status today so here is a short explanation. Another user (not on my friends list) posted a comment on a friends status. It was only one word but honestly, I could feel the hate dripping off of it. Look, I do... Read more
User names
Friday, November 20, 2020      27 comments

I was just reading an old blog about the power of positive user names and that we should not have negative user names. I put a comment and thought I would share it here. My Spark user name is one I've used on 99% of the internet. My Appaloo... Read more
Struggling right now
Monday, November 02, 2020      24 comments

Just a short blog today. I am struggling to keep eating the right things! Even with the gastric sleeve, if you eat the wrong things, you still gain weight. We all know some foods are much higher in calories than others! While I have no... Read more
Wednesday, October 21, 2020      24 comments

DOXYCYCLINE HYCLATE that is the antibiotic they put my James on. He has been sick for over 2 months so that is what they tried this time. (he still had a MILD infection) A little warning would have been nice. he kept getting worse and worse... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Measurements! Woo hoo!
Monday, October 12, 2020      37 comments

From 6/24/2020 to present band size (highest ever = 58) 6/24/2020 52.5 09/01/2020 48.5 10/12/2020 46.875 left wrist (highest ever = 7.75) 6/24/2020 7.625 09/01/2020 7.375 10/12/2020 7.125 left ring ... Read more
Finally!!! Below 300 pounds!!!!!
Wednesday, September 30, 2020      35 comments

I have been waiting 17 years for this….. Love to all!... Read more
My weight journey from 5th grade 1980 to August 2020 – the last 40 years
Tuesday, August 25, 2020      20 comments

I started working on a document for my files, and then I realized it would make a good blog so here it is, with list of dates and weights seriously condensed (there are 406 entries on my personal list). After March 15th 2006 these weights are fr... Read more
Current Stats
Sunday, August 23, 2020      19 comments

I keep my stats on my info page but thought I would post them in a blog today..... Highest Weight (HW) 435 - BMI Feb 1st 2016 = 68.1 super-super-morbidly obese Surgery Weight (SW) 352 lbs - BMI June 24th 2020 = 55.1 super morbidly obes... Read more
Update on my gastric sleeve adventure.
Sunday, August 16, 2020      23 comments

Just a quick update! I am feeling a bit better today finally. I am doing well with my weight loss since my surgery. I have lost 36 pounds since beginning this adventure (53 days). I have lost a complete total of 119 pounds since 2016. I ha... Read more
Visit with Physicians Assistant went well!
Thursday, July 23, 2020      28 comments

She said I was doing fantastic! She said to stop worrying about stalls as those are very common, especially between week 2 and 5. She said they expe... Read more
Well, I think I may have figured it out.
Sunday, July 12, 2020      18 comments

Ohhh, two blogs in one day! From nih.gov……... “It has long been known that B vitamins at doses below their toxicity threshold STRONGLY promote body fat gain.” “a nationwide increase in the consumption of many vitamins, especially ... Read more

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