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Intentional eating

Last Thursday Jim and I started the soft food stage of our recovery.  For the next two weeks we will be eating soft (anything you can mash with a fork) foods.  541 more words

Gastric Sleeve

The Beginning

Since I have just under two months until my surgery I thought I’d share how I got started on this journey.  You may wonder why my surgery date is so far off.  501 more words

Bariatric Surgery

Skinny Salvation Phenomenon


So just a quick update on the blogging. Kristine and I decided to have some semblance of order, so from now on Kristine will be blogging on Wednesdays and I will be blogging on Mondays. 642 more words

Bariatric Surgery

Last day before surgery

Today is going to be a very long day! Clear liquid diet starts. This is part of the process to get my bowels ready for surgery. 92 more words

Gastric Sleeve

Gettin Dirty!!

Well it finally happened!!! I finished my first 5K race! A mud run to be exact! I had to climb over walls, jump over ditches, go through a river, twice, swing off a rope, run through sand, jump through ice water, crawl through mud under barb wire, pull a tire up and down a steep hill and jump over fire. 486 more words

Weight Loss

About FACE!

No matter what, when you drop pounds, your face fat will melt off first. It’s like a version of The Wicked Witch but without the messy bucket of water. 197 more words

Good News, Bad News

So you are all aware of my ‘broken’ scale . . . the bad news is that it was broken before I realized it was broken so my weight loss was not what I thought it was. 169 more words

Weight Loss