chakara wrote a blog post 10 years, 9 months ago
Race Day! - So, after all of the training, today was my race. I knew that my husband who had trained with me would not be there because of an impromptu meeting at work. What I didn't know was ...

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Running the good race -      So, my hubbie came home to announce that he has an impromptu, mandatory meeting at work on the same day as the race. I don't know what to do, so I thought I would reach out ...

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chakara wrote a blog post 10 years, 11 months ago
3 months out the good, the bad and the ugly - So, here we go. Three months out of surgery and here are the specifics. Highest weight     347 (suspect that it was higher, but my Dr.'s scale only went to 350) Surgical consult...

chakara wrote a blog post 11 years ago
Dream it, Do it! - Nothing like an NSV to pull you out of the dumps! I had 2 in the last 24 hours. I bought a pair of pants for $4 athat are 4 sizes smaller than my old ones and they fit . . . well!!...

chakara wrote a blog post 11 years ago
head games - My blogs are usually so upbeat, funny, and happy. . . . not today. I am just not feeling it. I feel isolated and alone. I am doing it to myself and I don't know why. I am isolating...

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I really need to learn how to take a compliment - So I really do need to learn how to take a compliment. I know that people are trying to be kind and supportive in their limited capacity. BUT, notice the huge but (lol), today I ha...

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Life is funny! - I think it is funny that some people already tell me how skinny I look. . . . I still weigh over 275 lbs. Not complaining, just think it is funny. I think it is funny that the peo...

chakara wrote a blog post 11 years, 1 month ago
. . .Life is but a dream - I keep thinking that at any moment I will wake up and it will all be over. The weight loss will come to an end, and my surgery results are just a fluke. I am working my sleeve and ...

chakara wrote a blog post 11 years, 1 month ago
Man, my face must have been really fat???? - So, I have lost a little over 50 lbs. People are starting to notice. Man are they noticing. Funny thing is they all mainly say the same thing. It goes like this. . ."How much have ...

chakara wrote a blog post 11 years, 1 month ago
Tales from the Darkside (Don't You Judge Me! = )) - So, 5 weeks out of surgery and starting to feel a little better. My daily routine is becoming bearable and managable. However, I am experiencing the world in a whole new way. I am ...

chakara wrote a blog post 11 years, 2 months ago
Go! - Okay, 36 hours until surgery. Above and beyond the typical thoughts and hypotheticals, My mind is racing so fast that I feel like my brain may spontaneously explode! My lists are m...

chakara wrote a blog post 11 years, 2 months ago
get set - So, Now I am officially nervous. I am consumed with all of the what ifs. Just when I feel some peace about the actual surgery, I worry about life after the surgery. When that worry...

chakara wrote a blog post 11 years, 2 months ago
on your mark, - Okay, Surgery is coming up and i am feeling the nerves. . . not about the surgery, but about life afterwards. So many questions, but I will put my trust in God.

chakara scheduled a GastSleeve for May 11, 2010. 11 years, 2 months ago
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About Me
Springfield, OH
Location
35.9
BMI
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Surgery
05/11/2010
Surgery Date
May 03, 2010
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