After surveying my Hurricane, my biggest weather worries should be behind me. However, my Ireland trip has been disrupted by the "Beast from the East." We are snowed into the hotel and the whole country has shut down. I'm glad I packed my protein bars,
Saturday began my trip and I have just been ticking off NSVs almost hourly. The first one was not only fitting into my airplane seat, but having over a foot of seat belt slack?! I bought off the rack clothing in a foreign dress shop!
But the mo
I will be traveling internationally all next week and I am starting to panic. I am about 5 months post op. I donâ€™t want to sabotage myself, but I still want to try new things in Ireland. I will be gone a full week. I have packed some protein bars, bu
I'm 4.5 months post-op and I am starting to get hungry again, but the worst thing is the return of the late night munchies. I know the best solution is to sleep through the night, but I have been waking up at 2am the last week hungry. Does anyone have
Today, I fainted in my kitchen and cracked my head super hard. I had to go to the hospital to get stitched up. I have three stitches above my eyebrow ad a collection of steristrips. Now that it is the middle of the night, a Friday on a holiday weekend,
Today. I am 11 and 1/2 weeks post op and I am now officially overweight! 185 at 5â€™6â€. I canâ€™t believe it. My doctor said my 12 month goal weight was 165. When he said that, I laughed thinking that would be impossible, but nice to aim for. Now, I
Today, I tossed out the last of my "plus size" clothes. Everything I wear is "straight" sized now, mostly XLs and a few Larges. Woot woot, go me.
On the other hand, gained a few pounds with the transition to regular food. Seems like every time
I started in full liquids yesterday and it's been awful. My premier protein shakes are making me dizzy and I just soent two hours in bed cramping from my 4 oz. of cream soup. Am I doing something wrong?? I am not lactose intolerant and I am sip, sip, s
My surgery is on Monday and then Saturday, unless I am physically unable to move, I am going to a football game, because... football! Anyway, at last week's game it was 95 degrees and I drank 4 liters of water in about 3 hours and was still feeling the
My bypass was scheduled for the day after hurricane Harvey. I was annoyed beforehand, but now I am grateful I hadn't had just before. Our house took on a foot of water and while the kids were rescued by boat, my husband and I had to walk over a mile in