I was just reading Smoka's post regarding hair loss. I'm 10 months out and have been losing for quite some time. It is now coming back - although I'm looking a little more like my Westie-Shih Tzu cross than I would like. I don't know whether it is c
I'm a little late in posting, but grateful just the same. On December 22nd - 9 months to the day of my surgery and after a four week stall, I hit 100 lbs. lost. This would include the 10 lbs. lost during the Opti phase and 6 lbs. prior. It amazes me
Good morning all,
I have been absent for most of December due to working alone during the extremely busy Christmas shipping season. I am back to in and want to say that this thread, in particular, keeps me accountable, interested and often mak
I read, with great interest, the steps in everyone's journey. Today, for example, one just got a referral from the doctor, another got an upsetting call saying that her surgery was being delayed by two weeks, and other has finished all of the steps an
I was reading gbear's NSV and thought about how we all lament and become frustrated when we plateau and the scale doesn't move for awhile. Here's something silly I came up with:
P - Patience: we all need it, no matter how long the plateau las
Have any of you wanted and/or received a gift from your family for losing 100 lbs or are you possibly against such things?
I have jokingly bothered my husband since surgery hinting at an expensive piece of jewelery or a trip after all of this h
During the past almost seven months I have gone from extremely obese (43.2) to obese, and now just overweight (29.2). Who would think that overweight could be such a terrific NSV - lol. Just another measurement that shows my "shiny new tool" works.</
Good afternoon everyone and belated Happy Thanksgiving.
We went camping on the weekend and the park had a combination Thanksgiving/Halloween weekend for the kids. It was wonderful. Any weekend in October when you're still wearing shorts is in