margarita_mrs wrote a blog post 4 years, 11 months ago
One week on the bench! - So here I sit a week on the bench.  What  a week.  I had a case of the nerves right up to when I said goodbye to my husband in the day surgery unit.  I was wheeled to wait in the h...

margarita_mrs wrote a blog post 4 years, 11 months ago
Opti-thoughts May 22, 2015 - Half way through opti. It's taught me many things about my relationship with food. I never realized how much of my daily pleasure came from food. A temper tantrum on day 2 because ...

margarita_mrs posted a discussion topic 5 years, 1 month ago

Hey folks!

Getting excited and terrified about my surgery in May.  I know it's normal to have these feelings....but I'm wondering what helped you get over the freak outs?

Thanks for any advice you've got!

 


margarita_mrs posted a discussion topic 5 years, 2 months ago

Thrilled to get my date of surgery today.  May 29th, 2015 sounds like a great day to start a new leg of my journey.  Woot!!!


margarita_mrs wrote a blog post 5 years, 2 months ago
I survived a vacation with no weight gain! - So I sit here at my dining room table proud of the fact that I just spent a week in Cuba and returned with absolutely no weight gain!  The universe once again conspired to remind m...

margarita_mrs posted a discussion topic 5 years, 6 months ago
Got my green light! - Had my second round of appointments with nurse, SW and nut and got a green light from all three, pending them getting my sleep study results.  The sleep doc already told me that I ...

margarita_mrs posted a comment 5 years, 7 months ago
300 lbs was knocking on my door and I was totally disappointed and...

margarita_mrs posted a discussion topic 5 years, 7 months ago
Support group dues? - hey folks!  Just wondering what support groups do to cover costs of things like websites?   Are there dues? Free will offering?   The local group is having this conversation and I'...

margarita_mrs posted a comment 5 years, 7 months ago
Have done this soooo many times....I seem to be a slow learner. ...

margarita_mrs wrote a blog post 5 years, 7 months ago
So thankful! - I know Thanksgiving was last weekend, but I am finding I have more and more to be thankful for in respect to my decision to have WLS.  I am thankful for people who are going throug...

margarita_mrs posted a comment 5 years, 7 months ago
Phew. It was water weight. Everything that was extra has come off...

margarita_mrs posted a comment 5 years, 7 months ago
Guzzling it!

margarita_mrs posted a comment 5 years, 7 months ago
I have. First splurge in 6 weeks.

margarita_mrs posted a comment 5 years, 7 months ago
Oh, I'm still REALLY pre-op. I've just had my first round of...

margarita_mrs wrote a blog post 5 years, 7 months ago
How does it regain so fast? - So my loss this week was 3.4 pounds.  I weigh in on Fridays.  Decided that yesterday I would "splurge" a little.  Measured out a bit of chips at our workplace snack day.  Then it w...

margarita_mrs wrote a blog post 5 years, 7 months ago
The universe is conspiring WITH me! - First of all, let me preface this by saying that pop is not a trigger for me but today I was wanting something sparkly to drink.  Scrounged up enough quartets for the pop machine i...

margarita_mrs posted a comment 5 years, 7 months ago
Thanks alaskasusan!!

margarita_mrs added a goal 5 years, 7 months ago
weigh under 250 pounds

margarita_mrs added a goal 5 years, 7 months ago
To sit with my legs crossed!!!

margarita_mrs added a goal 5 years, 7 months ago
paint my own toenails

margarita_mrs added a goal 5 years, 7 months ago
weigh less than my husband

margarita_mrs added a goal 5 years, 7 months ago
To be able to shop in a regular department store.

margarita_mrs wrote a blog post 5 years, 7 months ago
What I look forward to... - THINGS I WANT TO DO: -NOT be the biggest person in a room -Run around and be active with my kids -Explore stores I have never EVER shopped in. There are so many!! -Cross legs c...

margarita_mrs posted a comment 5 years, 7 months ago
Don't look it honey!! You look awesome.

margarita_mrs posted a comment 5 years, 7 months ago
Great post!! Thank you.
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