graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 5 years ago
5year Anniversary! - My journey wasn't the easiest but definitely worth it. This week I went for my yearly gynecological appointment. The first thing my OB/GYN said to me was that I have done awesome m...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 5 years, 4 months ago
It's been a while time to get back on track! - From one extreme to another. The school year is a time of intense stress for me. This summer has been a time of extreme boredom. I lack motivation for anything! I had the greatest ...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Exercising like never before! Scales are going up - I joined a gym in May. I have been taking 3 to 4 classes one day and 2 the next excluding Saturdays I take one. Sundays 0 they aren't open. Instead of losing weight I am gaining. I...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Help!! Exercising gaining not losing?? - I am almost 4 yrs out from RNY. I have joined a gym. I have been worried about my weight creeping up. I have gained 10lbs in a year. I have always exercised but I have been exerci...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 6 years, 8 months ago
Today is a new day. A new beginning. - I will stay in control today. Just for today I will make good choices. I will think of myself in a positive light. I don't have to conquer the world but live for today. I am impor...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 6 years, 8 months ago
Calories?? - Maintaining has been a tough journey for me. I was wondering on average how many calories do you take in a day? How much protein? Water etc? Got to get this boat back on course!

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
I have survived! - I guess the flu is one way to drop rebound weight! 8lbs in 4 days. It's a great time to get my tool belt back on. With everyone being sick I am so ready for life to just get back t...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
The flu has hit hard at home. - I started not feeling well Saturday. My daughter had to go to ECU for a seminar. We planned to go shopping and have a girls day afterward. I couldn't put my finger on it but I thou...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Count Your Blessings - This neck pain is no fun but I will take it over where I was 3 years ago today. On Thanksgiving morning in 2009 I wasn't stuffing a turkey I was fighting for my life from a bowe...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
How many calories do you eat a day? - Moms check up went well. I was logging my food dairy as I was waiting on her doctor. What is your goal each day? According to my food log I am not eating enough? Don't want to go o...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Keep swinging lizards - I am feeling better but will have to go without meds today to take my mom to the doctor 2 hrs away. She has an appointment with a cardiologist to figure out the plan of action. Day...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
3 yr check up a no go! - Instead I ended up at urgent care with severe muscle spasms in my neck. Just let me say I would have rather faced the music of a little weight gain than what I am experiencing righ...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Tomorrow is my 3 year check up - Prayers please! Life has had me on a whirl wind. I am scared to face my dr tomorrow. Feeling like a failure but I am going to be brave and face the music. I am teaching a multiage ...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years, 1 month ago
I think I can..I think I can! - Almost 3 years out. This has been the hardest year yet! Today I am 8lbs higher than last year I wish someone would come up with a treadmill in the car! My commute is killing me. I...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years, 1 month ago
What time of day do you exercise? I am struggling - I started a new job and with my long commute I am struggling with finding the time to exercise like I should. I have to be at work early. I leave home at 6:10am. I get up at 5 am w...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years, 3 months ago
Add lib by dreambrands has anyone tried it? -  Add lib by dreambrands has anyone tried it? I saw a commercial on tv last night. It is supposed to be really good for anxiety, focus, energy, mood, and desire. It is supposed to b...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years, 3 months ago
Got to get back to my ROOTS! Stress sucks! - I have accepted the job of my dreams but I am so stressed out right now trying to get into a groove.  I am not eating like I should. I cannot seem to fit in workouts. I am up at 5....

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years, 3 months ago
New school year just around the corner many change - We go back to school Monday. At the beginning of the summer I was reassigned to 5th grade from 1st grade. Dear hubby moved me in about 2 weeks ago. Yesterday I found out I was reas...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
UUUGGGHHH! Where is the balance? Maintaining is so - STRESS CARBING is sooo bad. I have definately fallen victim to this. I cannot seem to get back on the horse. OMG. I went to get my yearly pap smear/physical, etc. I am way up! 10 l...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
Wow moment - Yesterday I was at the opening ceremonies for my son's State Dixie Youth Tournament. It started down pouring. While under the tent I saw a lady was drinking a neat looking Isopure ...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
Predisone BLAHHHS!~ - I have been on predisone for a few days now today I am feeling really depressed. Last night I had a great night with a dear friend we walked and talked for hours. We set out to exe...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
Is this safe? Predisone 30mg and hydroxyz hcl 25mg - My DH came home from work one morning last week and wrapped his arms around my waist. I was standing in the mirror in my bra and panties getting ready for work. This was really swe...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
I've fallen off the wagon and pray I can get back - I have seen the scales climb~ UGGGHH. It is all my fault. I have let the end of the year stress ruin my success. Carb monster has me possessed.  I have to get back on track. I have...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years, 6 months ago
Believe it or not...I am coaching cheerleading! - Yes you heard me right I am coaching cheerleading. I am excited. I was a cheerleader in high school but to me this is definately a milestone. My son is going into the 7th grade whi...

graciesmommie posted a discussion topic 7 years, 6 months ago
First 5K! I am addicted! - http://images.obesityhelp.com/uploads/profile/881318/albums/85258/me%20at%20my%20first%205k.jpg Picture of us after the race. Loved it. For the record we didn't cheat. There wer...
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11/23/2009
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