Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
A Year Gone - Hey everyone! So I suck... life became so hectic post-surgery that I have not been on here more than two times sense my surgery on July 10th, 2013. If you are on the forums researc...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Back for an update! - Hey everyone! I know several people are wondering where I went... life became very crazy very fast. I had no time for anything outside of school and family. I was rarely on ...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
Weird Question... - Has anyone gotten a rash in their belly button?? The last few weeks I have been getting a very painful rash in my belly button. It began after I reached a 15lb lost... and ...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
The scale was nice on my 4 week anniversary! - Yesterday marked 4 weeks since my surgery. Four weeks since I made the journey to Mexico all alone to get my life back. It has been a rather smooth ride. The first weeks were ea...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
NSV! 10 year High School Reunion - Tonight was my high school reunion and while I wish I were thinner, it was still a good time! (and I am shocked I had a good time) It was nice catching up with people, laughing,...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
3 weeks post-op and a big interview tomorrow! - I am three weeks post-op and life is weird. I watch my husband and children eat and I think to myself "How in the world can you take such huge bites???" The weirdest thing is kn...

Jennifer L. posted a comment 6 years, 10 months ago
This was my oldest when he was just a tiny thing! He is 5 now. I...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Glycemic Index - Can someone explain to me how this works for weight loss? Just curious

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
What's that smell? - Every time I am talking around my 5 year old son, that is what he asks!! My breath is TERRIBLE! I know the ketosis can make your breath smell... is there any way to get over tha...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
I love my fitbit! (NSV) - 10,000 steps once again!! My goal has been to try to get 10,000 steps a day. I will be honest, it has been harder to reach solely because of the weather. However, this is m...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Itchy! - So my whole stomach is itchy... some around my incisions, but mostly where I was wearing bandages... apparently I am allergic to the adhesives used. What should I do to relieve ...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Lets get physical! - So my goal since my surgery has been to try to get my 10,000 steps in a day. I have only achieved this once (close a few other times though... but its so darn hot! lol). I love ...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Confessions of a Husband - Since I have returned from my surgery, my husband has joined the gym and began to change some of his eating patterns. He has talked all week about how HE needs to get in shape (...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
It feels too easy... and that worries me - I feel as though my healing is going too easy and it makes me nervous. Outside of some issues with milk, I have had NO issue with the full liquids. In addition, I was bad... my ...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Lets talk about sex baby - But not about you and me... not sure my husband would approve!  One thing I never thought to ask my surgeons was when I could begin sexual activity again! Did your surge...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Hurts to sit (but I guess thats a good thing!) - I am on my way to 10,000 steps today! (I have a fitbit... LOVE my fitbit!) Only 1,500 left to get to 10,000.  I am slightly shocked... but walking is more comfortable than ...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Home Sweet Home! - If you've been following me on Instagram, you know how well I have been doing! The surgery went great and I am feeling pretty good! Although, I do wish I had some pain meds righ...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Day 2 post-op... the gas is gone! - So Day two post-op and most of the gas pains are gone. As you read in my earlier post, passing gas feels unbelievable good now! haha I am still passing regularly and even had a ...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Never thought it could feel so good... - to just let one rip!!  Haha I know... totally gross... but having so much gas backed up in my body, now that I am able to release that gas I feel amazing! Seriously, every ...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Move over! I need to sit on that losers bench! - Ladies and Gentlemen Boys and Girls As of yesterday morning and some time that I cannot remember, I was sleeved! I will go into more details later because I am r...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
In Mexico!! Getting sleeved tomorrow! - I'm here! Exhausted but here! I wish I could sleep cause I desperately need it... But every noise wakes me. It's been a long time since I've been alone like this... It's interestin...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
It just got REAL! - I pulled out my suitcase to pack and returned the call to my driver from the airport... while on that call and looking at my suitcase I realized... IT JUST GOT REAL! S...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Updates on Mexico via Instagram - Hey everyone! If you want to see my updates to Mexico and back (in photo and video form), I figured the best way for you to notice is through instagram! Its open to the public s...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Instagram Mexico Updates - Hey everyone! If you want to see my updates to Mexico and back (in photo and video form), I figured the best way for you to notice is through instagram! Its open to the public s...

Jennifer L. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
It wasn't so bad until... - Target and their stupid pizza hut and my kids begging for a pretzel!!! And I love soft pretzels... I have my surgery on the 10th and I officially started my 3 day clea...
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