mnmommaof2 wrote a blog post 4 years, 1 month ago
The dreaded chair... - One year ago today, I was at an event at a large conference center.  I was assigned a seat that was WAY too small for my size.  I was too embarrassed to let others know I was un...

mnmommaof2 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 1 month ago
If you've ever not fit into a chair-- you should r - One year ago today, I was at an event at a large conference center.  I was assigned a seat that was WAY too small for my size.  I was too embarrassed to let others know I was un...

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mnmommaof2 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 2 months ago
So many questions! (Sauceda vs local doc)( twilig - Hi all!  Newbie here... eleven months out from WLS.  I know I've got a bit to wait before I can have plastics, but I have started my research stage and have come to a place wher...

mnmommaof2 posted a comment 4 years, 2 months ago
Thanks! Making this list was one of the best things I did pre-op!

mnmommaof2 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 2 months ago
Can't stop feeling myself up! (No-- not like that - Seriously folks...  it's the strangest thing.  I'm within 20 lbs of my ultimate goal, and I have hipbones!  They stick out, especially when I lay down...  I put my hands on my h...

mnmommaof2 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago
Reality check from the husband... -   Last night my husband and I took the kids out for a dinner pizza buffet.  I scrapped the toppings off of a small slice of chicken pizza and few bites later... was full.  M...

mnmommaof2 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 6 months ago
This is what makes the struggle "worth it&quo - Last year at this time, I avoided play equipment like the plague.  My hips were to wide to actually "slide" down the slides, so I had to scoot down them and usually just sat on ...

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mnmommaof2 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 6 months ago
100 lbs gone... but I'll never say "forever&q - I remember a time (not so very long ago) that I looked at everyone's ticker wishing it was mine.  Pre-op I was struggling to just maintain my weight, and couldn't even fathom a ...

mnmommaof2 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 7 months ago
Do I suck at running?? - So I started a couch to 5k program and tomorrow will be doing week 5 workout 1. I have been running away on the treadmill and feeling pretty good about myself... This week I dis...

mnmommaof2 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 7 months ago
Do I suck at running?? - So I started a couch to 5k program and tomorrow will be doing week 5 workout 1.  I have been running away on the treadmill and feeling pretty good about myself...  This week I d...

mnmommaof2 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 7 months ago
Well that was gross. Slime. - I finally think I understand what the slime/foam thing is everyone keeps talking about.  Ate too much steak wrapped in bacon (too yummy) and about a half hour later I got super ...

mnmommaof2 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago
Getting off my butt... motivation for today. - I've had a lazy morning... it's raining outside and kids are at school.  Sitting on the couch and realized I'm getting cold.  Looked at some blankets in the corner and then glan...

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mnmommaof2 wrote a blog post 4 years, 8 months ago
Surround yourself with positivity. - The title says it all.  One of  the most important lessons I have learned through this journey is to surround myself with others who support and encourage me to do things I neve...

mnmommaof2 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago
Its been so long!! NSV for sure. - I was just at a luncheon and an acquaintance I don't often see  approached me and said... "You look good... like amazingly good!"  It has been years since I had a guy say that a...

mnmommaof2 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 9 months ago
strength of a mouse but attitude of a warrior... - So I woke up this morning determined to get rid of all the pesky snow on my driveway.  Prepped myself by drinking my protein shake and spending twenty minutes bundling up my thr...

mnmommaof2 posted a comment 4 years, 9 months ago
Thank you for the encouragement southbay311. This surgery has...

mnmommaof2 wrote a blog post 4 years, 9 months ago
Change is good! - Hello Folks! Thought I should update since I haven't blogged since before my surgery.  I was sleeved 11-23-12 by Alberto Aceves in Mexicali.  The entire process from first c...
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