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An Odd Thing Happened Today

After my training session yesterday, I was good to go for a good nights sleep. Sam, my trainer had me doing deadlifts and clean and jerks. 433 more words


The Year of Yes

I mentioned in my last post that I’m going to start being more active in my life. I want to start saying yes to going out and having a life again. 750 more words

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Slow and Steady...

Things have been super busy in my household but I’m working hard. Getting back to basics has been my big focus. Meal prep, weighing and measuring, and making better choices is not an easy task but it is the only way I’ve found to get the scale moving again. 70 more words

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-101.6, Say What?

Okay, this was the day I have been waiting for, that scale to finally tell me that I hit the triple digits with a loss. So, I feel great, amazing, excited by the fact that I haven’t been close to this weight since 2003. 884 more words


February and March...and a bit of April

Hello friends!  We are certainly coming along quite quickly with every pre-op!

February weigh in:  301 lbs.  I lost 9 pounds!  The only thing that really happened during this month was I had a surgery class that would educate us on the specific types of bariatric operations.  1,490 more words


Back, but wasn't really gone

I have not written in a while. Life has been a bit hectic and I just have not felt like writing about anything.

I started this blog to discuss the conditions I live with, which are bi-polar disorder and borderline personality disorder. 179 more words

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Identity Crisis, Part II

A while back before I had my surgery, I made a post about a bit of an identify crisis I was having. In a way a bit has changed, but a lot still hasn’t and I’m struggling with it. 492 more words

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