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Day 2 - Why Am I Eating So Much?!
Tuesday, April 17, 2018      7 comments

Recap of Yesterday: I fought all day to stay focused and finish my checklist for the day. For the most part, I succeeded. At the gym, I ran/walked a VERY slow 2+ miles. Two weeks off is NOT good for training and fighting off the rest of thi... Read more
Here We Go Again - The Final Push
Monday, April 16, 2018      3 comments

The Date: Monday, April 16, 2018 Weight Today: 216 Lowest Weight: 206 Next Goal Weight: 199.9 Final Goal Weight: 166.6 To say that life has been crazy lately would be an extreme understatement. In just the past few years: - I h... Read more
Another Week
Tuesday, January 30, 2018      6 comments

Another week, still more success and some little hurdles too... HW: 466.6 12/27/17 Weigh In: 217.5 1/15/18 Weigh In: 213.5 1/21/18 Weigh In: 213.1 1/28/18 Weigh In: 212.3 That scale is still moving in the right direction even w... Read more
Week One Recap - 2018
Monday, January 08, 2018      3 comments

Happy Birthday to Me! Well, I haven't weighed in yet this week, and that's really not quite as important to me today as the other stuff - the what... Read more
Happy New Year! Welcome 2018!
Tuesday, January 02, 2018      8 comments

Happy New Year! Welcome to 2018! I know a lot of people this year who are talking down the idea of New Year's Resolutions. They say that their r... Read more
The Plan
Thursday, December 21, 2017      5 comments

Okay, so the plan is simple - do what you can, when you can. Don't worry about the rest. I'm working on running, but I have to take it slow. I did week 1 of a half marathon training plan...and then couldn't complete it again the next week... Read more
Updates and Goals
Tuesday, December 19, 2017      7 comments

Just got the word today that my insurance company will NOT cover any skin removal surgery. Period. End of discussion. It sucks, but according to them, they'll give you the weight loss surgery coverage but for no reason will ever cover the skin ... Read more
Back on Track
Tuesday, November 07, 2017      7 comments

Hello, Sparkers! 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
Tuesday, August 08, 2017      5 comments

Hey, y'all! 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! HW: 466.6 SW: 460.6 CW: 233.0 Total Weight Lost: 233.6 pounds! That's right, la... Read more
Stalls for Days...
Monday, March 27, 2017      3 comments

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...
Thursday, March 16, 2017      3 comments

...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
Monday, March 13, 2017      1 comments

Day One 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
Friday, March 10, 2017      3 comments

Things to Manage: Water Fitness Food Vitamins Stress Management 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
Tuesday, March 07, 2017      4 comments

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. ... Read more
No More Weight Limits!
Thursday, March 02, 2017      6 comments

Meet Esther. 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

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