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I’m so happy to share with all of you that as of this morning, I’ve officially hit my goal weight of 140.0 lbs.  As you know my surgeon’s office gave me a goal weight of 145, but I wanted to get to 140 so that I’d have wiggle room as we all know weight can fluctuate from day to day – especially for women! 392 more words

How did I get here?

I guess I got here the same as everyone else considering having 85% of their stomach removed, too much eating and not enough exercising.

It really is that simple. 373 more words

Bariatric Surgery

Do you have THAT friend?

Am I alone?  Am I the only one that has THAT friend that drives you crazy asking each and every week about how much you’ve lost, how far you are from goal, etc.   305 more words

Bariatric Backslider

One day in the year 2008 I had a bariatric surgery. Honestly, I don’t remember what year it was. It may have been 2007. That would have made me about 23 or something. 1,129 more words

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So I started on mostly full liquid diet yesterday.  My surgery is just 6 short days away.  3 Protein drinks a day and one small meal in the evening is what the nutritionist told me to do for this week.   351 more words

Bariatric Surgery


Cooking class, now that was torture! All the smells, the colors of a plant-based diet, I must say it is quite colorful…. When I got there I was pretty sure I would leave before the end. 355 more words