What's on your (PHOTO) Friday Menu? Menu?

JuniperBerry
on 10/2/20 2:56 am, edited 10/2/20 4:44 am - MA
RNY on 07/20/15

^^this one is for Jim, haha!^^

Morning my Friday Friends! I am happy for the weekend, but wow...after months of insanity, work just **stopped** this week. Its crazy to have gone from 12-15 steady hours of a work a day, to barely being able to stay occupied for 6 hours a day. I tried to use my extra time to do some of the big projects that I kept wishing go had time for, but I just ran out of steam. I couldn't get going on anything all day.

Here are my pics of the week!

My handsome Grim on our day of Farm Stand hopping


I have been watching the Home Edit and I was inspired to make custom silverware drawers. Grim and I did them together! It's the little things like this that make me so happy :)

And finally, my before & after haircut! I feel so much lighter :)


QOTD:What is the most ridiculous thing you will admit to owning? Its the Squatty Potty! Couldn't recommend it more for post-ops ;)

Yesterday was a better day for food and exercise. I stuck to my plan all day but only added a hard seltzer at the end of the night which added 4 points. And I did lots of walking--indoors and outdoors. Back at it today.


  • 4'11"
  • High Weight before LapBand: 200 (2008)
  • High Weight before RNY: 160 (2015)
  • Lowest post-op weight: 110 (2016)
  • Maintenance Weight: 120 (2017-2019)
  • CW: 130 and dropping... thank you Keto! (2020)

Partlypollyanna
on 10/2/20 3:47 am
RNY on 02/14/18

Love the new hair JB!!

so happy today is Friday!

qotd - I have a weighted hula hoop. I am not a good hula hooper.

i still can't imagine what it's like for the west coasters right now. They said on the news, I think it was Tuesday, that day Denver was 7th worse for air quality in the world because of the smoke here and I know we're not dealing with the same scale as they are. Photos today are the smoke pattern one of the days this week and some sunset last night.

menu today

grain free English muffin

cheddar cheese with a few pepperoni discs

light and fit greek

cheddar brat

all the coffee

have a great weekend everyone!



HW: 306 SW: 282 CW:144.8 GW: 145 (reached 2/6/19), next goal - 132.9

Jen

Emiepie
on 10/2/20 11:23 am
RNY on 08/11/14

Yeah, our air is bad again but not as bad as a few weeks ago. Still no outdoor running.

RNY 8/11/14 with Dr. Kelvin Higa PS Lipectomy 4/12/17 with Dr. John Burnett HW 291.4/CW 135-140 (03/2020)GW 150

Partlypollyanna
on 10/3/20 6:18 am
RNY on 02/14/18

I ammmot going to like this because I really want all the fires to stop so we can all go back outside.

HW: 306 SW: 282 CW:144.8 GW: 145 (reached 2/6/19), next goal - 132.9

Jen

Emiepie
on 10/3/20 11:35 am
RNY on 08/11/14

For real. It is worse today AQI 167 :(

RNY 8/11/14 with Dr. Kelvin Higa PS Lipectomy 4/12/17 with Dr. John Burnett HW 291.4/CW 135-140 (03/2020)GW 150

MadisonRose
on 10/2/20 4:25 am
RNY on 01/23/19

Good morning all and happy Friday at last! JB I am loving your haircut! It's super cute! I had way too much going on yesterday and last night and was up wayyyy past my bedtime so I'm struggling this morning! This evening we are going out to dinner to celebrate my mom and brothers girlfriends birthdays. I'm excited to try this new restaurant, but have no clue what I'm going to order yet. I'll probably splurge a little bit, but hopefully I don't go overboard! I've been preparing all week and trying to be super strict with my calories in preparation for this. Accountability was good yesterday even though dinner got pushed off schedule a bit.

QOTD: Hmmm...I've owned a lot of ridiculous things over the years, but nothing is coming to mind other than this neon sign in the shape of a cat. It serves no purpose other than for decoration, but it's neon pink and actually kind of hideous. Lol. I honestly don't remember why I got it. Lol

B: coffee w/Splenda & sf creamer x 2

B2: protein shake (premier shake mixed with a frozen banana)

L: 2 oz roast beef and a hard boiled egg

D: ???

S: L&F Greek yogurt and fruit

The pictures are from the photo shoot my brother and I did. It will be our birthday gift to mom since she doesn't have any pictures of us since we were kids. The top picture is the one we are framing for her. It was tough choosing just one out of the over 100 we took! Lol Thanks to PartlyPollyanna for the idea! At least I think it was you....if I'm wrong I'm sorry!

Surgery: RNY on 1/23/19

Liz WantsHealthForAll
on 10/2/20 5:02 am - Cape Cod, MA
VSG on 03/28/16

These pictures are terrific! You both look super cute!

Liz 5'3" HW: 219 SW: 185 GW: 125 LW: 113 Desired maintenance range: 120-123 CW: 120 (after losing 20 lb. regain)!

White Dove
on 10/2/20 5:29 am

Great pictures. A mother could not ask for a gift she will treasure more.

Real life begins where your comfort zone ends

Partlypollyanna
on 10/2/20 5:39 am
RNY on 02/14/18

Those are great pictures!! She'll be so happy!

HW: 306 SW: 282 CW:144.8 GW: 145 (reached 2/6/19), next goal - 132.9

Jen

Melody P.
on 10/2/20 5:44 am - TX

Great pictures!

39 F and 6 foot 1 inches

VSG - 3-14-18 - - - Revision to RNY - 5-29-19

I can?t control everything but I can control what I put in my body.

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