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I could have weighed 600lbs...

I kind of love and hate watching the TLC show “My 600lb Life”. I imagine that I very well could have weighed 600 pounds, had I not yoyo’d up and down the 100 plus/minus ladder. 58 more words

Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy

A little bit of everything.

Phew, life has been crazy! I haven’t spent a weekend in the state where I live since March. Yep, you guessed it–all of last month hasn’t exactly been a model for the best food choices. 784 more words

Weight Loss Surgery

Bariatric Surgery

In this blog I will tell you about my gastric sleeve I had done in September of 2014.  I’ve had many struggles with since the surgery.   65 more words

The Naked Truth

This will by far be one of my most difficult blogs to write.

I am exposing something I try to hide everyday.

You see, when I began this journey the one question I asked people in my support group was, “What happens to the skin after the weight loss?” 579 more words

One Year Post-Op

I will admit that I haven’t been the best about posting like I wanted to when I first started this blog and like I keep promising to be better about. 296 more words

Weight Loss Surgery

Perfectionist - The Fear of Falling

I love this saying and this photo that I’ve featured today.  It reminds me of where I started on this journey.  Let me take a step back and start by saying – when this journey started, I was a perfectionist.   620 more words

Gastric Sleeve Surgery Guidelines

Before Surgery

1. Know your surgeon
2. Change your diet
3. Stop smoking
4. Get prepared
5. Prepare your support group

After Surgery

1. Follow the diet stages set out by your doctor… 136 more words