IrishRN wrote a blog post 5 years, 11 months ago
Staying on Product - Well we are into the new year and I am feeling a little more in control. I have lost 9 lbs by going back on product to gain control of my eating. I have evaluated myself an...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 5 years, 11 months ago
Day #2 of 5DTP - I am actually feeling good. I know over that past few days I had taken in some high sodium foods so yesterday felt like a cleansing. I am also down 5lbs. It feels great.  To...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 5 years, 11 months ago
Day #1 of 5DPT - OMG!!  tummy is rumbling, gurgling and screaming at me. Weighed in at 209 this morning. Liquids today only so far 56 grams of protein. Spoke t my bf hew is supportive and said h...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 5 years, 11 months ago
Time Slipped Away - Well the load is long and I took a detour falling miserably off the wagon and gaining 20lbs. My first mistake is stop weighing myself. BIG mistake  I found the man of my dreams ...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 8 years, 7 months ago
My Son My Cheerleader - This morning around 2am we lost power. My son Josh and I decided to go get a bite to eat then head out to do a little window shopping. He said you know this will be the first summ...

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New to the Group - Hi Everyone, I have been taking a peak here and reading. I am by far where all of you are physically but have been working out for about 2 months. My son has been my traine...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 8 years, 7 months ago
Stall Figured Out??? - Ok, so I went back to basics. Besides just tracking my protein and fluids I took the advise of my exercise physiologist and tracked my calories and carbs. Sure enough I am not get...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 8 years, 7 months ago
Thank You - Thank you to all of you that commented on my blog. It truly does help to hear from those who understand and are going through it. A couple of things are changing. One I will be ...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 8 years, 7 months ago
Been A Long Time - I have stayed away from the forum because I lost my positive outlook and didn't want to put that on those i have considered my friends. I have battled the loss of food. It has g...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 8 years, 10 months ago
There Are No Tomorrow's - Getting the sleeve has taken me to realize that there are no more tomorrows and only todays. Remember after eating all week we would all say I will go on a diet tomorrow. Or, tomo...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 8 years, 11 months ago
Continual Learning......... - Everyday I tell myself it is a new life. Learning something new about myself, but old habits are hard to break. The worrying about what happens when it comes back on, the weight ...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 8 years, 11 months ago
I Have Arrived!! - This morning when I got up I looked at the scale and thought what would it hurt a few days early to check? I hopped on and 198. I kept looking at it and was blown away. I felt a t...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 8 years, 11 months ago
New Years Day 9/21/10 - My new years started on 9/21/10 the day of my surgery. From that point on each day was new and my resolution was to learn the new me all over again. Each day has been an adventu...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 8 years, 11 months ago
Buyers Remorse No More!! - I went to my 12 week check up and at the end i was asked would I do it again? I thought about  it for only a brief moment and said ABSOLUTELY. It was like child birth it has becom...

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IrishRN wrote a blog post 9 years ago
New Rules on Eating - Been plugging along. Dealing with sadness my head wants to eat and my sleeve can't handle it. Just a few bites and I am done.  I want to adjust but my head is having a hard time ...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 9 years ago
Keeps Going...... - First I want to say thank you to all of your comments and your support on my last entry  It means a lot to me all of the support I have gotten from everyone on this site. So, ...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 9 years ago
It Continues..... - I have been working from home lately. Many of you know that I was very close to a person here at work. when I told her I was having the surgery she was nasty, told me she didn't ap...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 9 years ago
Hair Falling Out - I thought if I would run faster it would never catch me. The dreaded hair loss. WRONG. It caught me this weekend. **sigh** It didn't matter how much protein I have been taking in...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 9 years ago
Time to Reflect - Life goes so incredibly fast and before you know it a moment has past. My oldest came home this weekend from college. I haven't seen him in a few weeks. it was great to have him h...

IrishRN wrote a blog post 9 years, 1 month ago
6 Week Post Op - Went for my post op check today. 5 weeks out now. Down 40 lbs and feeling good. Met with my NUT and they said I can go ahead and eat. I find it odd that they do not look at carbs....

IrishRN wrote a blog post 9 years, 1 month ago
Frustration??? - Even though we have surgery it is only a tool and we have to do the rest of the work. I have worked really hard and follow my surgeon's instructions. The only part that I have h...
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