kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 12 years, 8 months ago
WTH...heart problems with weight loss??? - So, my heart skips beats now and my pulse goes down to 38 (which I just found out is really bad).  So, I'm losing weight to get healthy, but apparently my heart liked me better fat...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 12 years, 9 months ago
WOOT! WOOT! - I bought my first pair of NON PLUS SIZE PANTS TODAY in 17 years! Woot Woot! Thanks for reading! Jen

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 12 years, 9 months ago
I need the scoop on soup! - Howdy!  Second question of the night.... What to do about soup? We can not drink liquids with our meals, but can have chili...so what is everyon'e suggestion.  I make a ton of cr...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 12 years, 9 months ago
Pain meds intolerance...help? - Hello fellow VSG'ers! I have a dilemna...anyone experience the same or have any suggestions... I took Lortab (liquid vicodin) after surgery and no probs.  I have had trouble wi...

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kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 12 years, 9 months ago
OMG! OMG! - I'm more than half-way there!!! Totally FREAKIN' UNBELIEVABLE! Yay me! That's it, thanks for listening! Jen

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 12 years, 10 months ago
The girls went down south for an extended vacation - I am so excited to have lost 70#s now.  I can do stairs and not get winded.  I have boundless energy....I barely sleep 6 hours a day now.  I can tie my shoes and buckle my fancy on...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 12 years, 10 months ago
Measuring help... - So,I've been reading some posts, and talking to a few friends, and I've never measured anything.  I would like to, just to see how much I'm eating.  I'm still losing fairly rapidly...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 12 years, 11 months ago
NSV! NSV! And SV! - So, I am a rock star...just saying because I feel like one.  First, this morning, hit 60#'s down.  That's crazy good.  Then, took the kids to Michigan's Adventure in Muskegon today...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 12 years, 11 months ago
Swiss cheese has no flavor - I'm just saying... Won't eat it again by itself as a snack, that's for sure. I can only eat a little, so whatever I eat better be worth it! Swiss Cheese, you are on the "not goi...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 12 years, 12 months ago
Excuse me while I toot my horn! - Yay me!  Over 50#'s down as of this morning! I have also been told to get some new clothes as these are so big, I'm looking sloppy.  Not cool! My vitamin levels have most likely ...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years ago
Pants on the ground, pants on the ground - Lookin' like a fool with my pants on the ground! Yep, went to work Monday, got out of my car and my drawers went south. Time for some new pants! ROFLOL! I figured only you guys...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years ago
Note to self... - Do not chew your vitamins in the morning before getting something in your tummy.  You will throw up.  And that's gross.  

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years ago
1 complimentary food tray lasts all day! - This is so cool and not cool at the same time. Not cool - My 16 year old daughter is in the hospital with an unknown something causing severe pain.  All organs are good, we are wa...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years ago
So satisfied! - So, because I've been with zero energy, my NUT let me add in crackers and fruit today. I just had the most delicious tuna salad on Garlic and Parmesan flatbread crackers. It is s...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years ago
Update - seriously unmotivated - So, I went to the NUT today.  She said this is normal and I need to add carbs because I am getting less than 20g's a day, which isn't enough to keep my brain activity normal. Also...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years ago
Seriously unmotivated - 4 weeks tomorrow - So, I don't have the will or energy to do anything! I am not one to sit still, ever, and I can't get off my butt and do anything. I do understand there are hormones at play here....

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years, 1 month ago
Oh snap,...A virus already??? - Hey all, I'm 19 days out and ended up at the ER last night with SEVERE nausea.  Checked the site last night as my heart rate was up (looks like I had a panic attack, too!) thinking...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years, 1 month ago
Other peoples' breath - Since my 2 week pre-op liquid diet, everyone in the universe seems to have the most awful breath and makes me want to vomit when they talk near me.  I feel like a real **tch, but I...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years, 1 month ago
I thank God and my NUT... - For letting me eat eggs today.  I feel like I just won the lottery!  

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years, 1 month ago
3 week stall thoughts - So, I am approaching week 3 and I have some thoughts on the impending stall. The first 2 weeks are crazy, and our bodies are trying to recover and we're trying get in all these fl...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years, 1 month ago
How soon can I start exercising after VSG? - Hello everyone! When I am supposed to start exercising?   I am 11 days out, but am also having some racing heart issues due to low iron and my electrolytes are off a bit.  I know ...

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years, 1 month ago
NSV? - Don't laugh...what's a NSV?  I'm a newbie!

kalimamasmom posted a discussion topic 13 years, 1 month ago
Racing Heart - 10 days out...help? - Hello all, I am 10 days out now and yesterday and today have had episodes of my heart racing.  I went to the surgeon yesterday, they thought my shower was too hot.  Took a cool sh...

kalimamasmom added a goal 13 years, 1 month ago
Fit into a size 8 - comfortably!
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