Back on Track
Okay, so I need to get my butt back on track. That isn't to say I haven't had successes along the way, but I'm now two years out from surgery and I've only succeeded by cheating the system a bit and having a little luck as... Read more
10K Training and The Hard Part Begins Again
Look, I've been awful at updating my page...but I've been hella busy and I promise that's a really good thing! First of all, stats!
Total Weight Lost: 233.6 pounds!
That's right, la... Read more
Stalls for Days...
Ugh! I swear this stall can break ANY DAY NOW! Seriously! I saw 249 on the scale for like a day, then it does what it does and popped back up and is coming slowly back down again. Yesterday it was 252 again (it had gone all the way up to 258... Read more
Life is What Happens...
...when you're busy making other plans.
I'm having a bit of a rough week. Teenagers, y'all!
I'm supposed to get my butt to the gym tonight, and I'm doing my best to work through lunch today so I can skip out a little early and make ev... Read more
Day 1/7 - Week of March 13th
Weight this morning: 349.6
Up a little bit from last week (.4 pounds). Not exactly sure why but I am having a LOT of hip pain - so much so that it's causing me to lose sleep. I had to pull out the pain meds I never take in order... Read more
Week of 3/13/17 to 3/19/17
Things to Manage:
So here's what's I've learned... this is not one size fits all and it requires balance. If I don't drink enough water, I am not as successful. If I'm not managing m... Read more
35 Days and Counting
I've been struggling a lot lately with goals and what I want to do from here on out. I have new people in my life who love me, but who have concerns about my life post-VSG that I have to talk through. Some of those concerns are very valid.
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No More Weight Limits!
Esther woke up this morning with a terrible sinus cough and congestion.
Esther spent the past two days in bed, basically, fighting sai... Read more
Day 11/28 of Erin Stern's Elitebody 4-Week Fitness Trainer. Last night boyfriend went to the gym with me. This makes him extremely nervous, but he... Read more
Yea, That's a Bit Annoying...
I know it's to be expected. I just started a lifting routine which means I'm going to be building muscle. Which means I'm probably not going to see a lot of loss on the scale the first couple weeks of that program. I need to concentrate on wh... Read more
And Here's Where It Gets Hard
Four words for you:
Lemon Blueberry Quinoa Pancakes
Good morning, everyone! Is this something like three days in one week?! WOW! Ta... Read more
Let's Talk Sleeve/Bypass
So, I've allowed myself (finally) to step into the world of the WLS support groups. So far I'm doing it online. I didn't go to support groups after my surgery. First of all, because they were so darned inconvenient. I was sleeved in early No... Read more
It's Not Monday, But...
...here I am! Checking in!
I wasn't here on Monday because I was stuck in bed with a sinus headache so bad I couldn't be counted on to do ANYT... Read more
200 Pounds GONE! And happier than ever!
Well, here we are ladies and gents! I'm looking at you now from the other side of a 200 pound loss. It was touch and go there for a while, and then a... Read more
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Ch-Ch-Changes - 57 Weeks Post-VSG
Ooooh, girl! (or boy!) My life has been CRAZY lately. *sigh* Some good, some bad. All of it, I do believe, for the better. If I can just keep my head above water, that is...
First, and most importantly, the stats:
Highest Weight:... Read more