Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
Hunger is NOT uncontrollable... - First, I'm not calling anyone specific out or anything. This is a piece of knowledge I've gained in the last year or so that I thought I'd share with you. But in reality, I see ...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
What's good to eat at Olive Garden? - Actually more than I thought. I was biased against the restaurant, but having polled friends, family and gone over their nutritional information at length, my opinion of them has c...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
What's for dinner?????????? - I am eating at church tonight. I'm sure the old ladies have good stuff for me. For my part I have started remembering myself on Wednesdays and staying low on my overall calories up...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
POLL: Would you rather be small or light? - Meaning small in size or light in weight. No, the two aren't always mutually exclusive. Take me for example. While I'm now carrying bounce back weight (damn sexily I might add),...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
Question: Why is it that.... - When you weigh and you find  you lost one pound, you ONLY lost one pound but if you step on that same scale and you GAINED a pound, it's this monumental thing? Just sayin.

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
Hormones in my Greek yogurt? - Sometimes you don't realize you should be aware of something until you become aware of the contrary opinion, if that makes any sense. Long story short: it never occurred to me to k...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
Creamed chipped beef on toast - No, I'm not teasing. Because that would not be nice. A Bariatric Foodie reader requested a creamed chipped beef recipe. I should firstly say I don't find that much wrong with tradi...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
Ok...allergy meds...anything I should know? - For whatever reason my allergies disappeared my first three springs post-op but now the sonsabitches are back!!! Having never dealt with this as a post-op, who knows what we can...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
Angry with my boobs - Dear Nik's boobs, I don't know if you got the memo, but one of the so-called "perks" of this surgery is that you guys were supposed to be a bit more manageable. Now granted...y...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
Let's chat again! - We had such a ball on chat last Saturday. Care to do ti again?

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
The trade-off... - I've been reading quite a few posts from newbies who are down and out. In response to those posts, folks here give GREAT encouragement about their experiences and I try to be one o...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
In search of potential OH Conference Roommates... - I'm TRYING to go to all three this year (God help me). But to do this I have to cut costs wherever I can. I have a place to crash in Washington (a friend generously offered to hous...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
Newbies...it gets easier... - It does. It really does. Nowadays I can eat pretty much what I want (what I want has changed a lot though), but in the beginning EVERYTHING made me sick. I brought up food multi...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
What's for dinner tonight - Thursday! - Man, someone needs to slap some sense into me. I ate at 6:30 a.m. I ate at 11:00 a.m. I ate at.... Wait...haven't eaten since then. Total calories for today? 503. Not a...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
Calling all lovers of strawberry flavored...stuff. - In my continuing quest to have a protein Frapp recipe for every option at Starbucks, I present to you…   The Strawberry Click Frapp!!! (it tastes way more exciting tha...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 2 months ago
Fiber One English muffins - Ok, ok...this is a bit late in the day to be posting about English mufins, but maybe some of you will want breakfast for dinner? Who knows!   Anyway, this is sort of a sick w...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 3 months ago
What's for dinner - Tuesday night!!! - I have NO flippin idea. None. Zero. Zilch. I didn't take anything out to thaw. I did not cook ahead yesterday (as I usually do). I was sick. I didn't feel like it. So shoot me!...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 3 months ago
Product Review: Everlast HyperPlex Protein - Can you believe up until the other day I had NEVER been to Vitamin Shoppe. OMG I never knew what I was missing! They have every protein known to man (even chocolate flavored beef p...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 3 months ago
if you're online and want to chat, c'mon! - there's two of us hanging tight in the chat room. plenty of room for more!

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 3 months ago
Chat anyone? - I haven't chatted on here in a LONG time. Anyone care to gab?

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 3 months ago
Oh Lithia... - I heart you. Just felt moved to say that. Publicly. On the interwebz. That is all. :)

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 3 months ago
This is what I eat in a day... - I see the question asked a lot about how much people eat/how many calories/how much volume, etc. For my part, I always SAY I have the Wonder Pouch. And I do, in some respects. I...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 3 months ago
RALLY CRY! Down with surgeon's offices trying to b - My surgeon's office is fine, but lately I've heard a lot of things surgeons or surgical staff have said to patients that is either a) flatout incorrect b) discouraging to the point...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 3 months ago
Meatless Fridays: Thai Tuna Sliders... - Recap: I don't do meat on Fridays during Lent. I'm not Catholic but my grandfather was so it's sorta to pay homage to him. Anyhoo...here's today's lunch offering: I like ...

Cleopatra_Nik posted a discussion topic 8 years, 3 months ago
Friday Fun: Have you ever... - We are some interesting birds, us post-ops. We exhibit all sorts of quirky behavior. It’s interesting because after a while you get so used to looking like a weirdo (in some ...
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01/08/2008
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