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Soft food diet & no longer "morbidly" obese - I am on the "soft food diet" and I just realized that I cannot eat enough....  This is so funny to me.  Between sipping every ten minutes and having to wait 20 minutes before and a...

readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 10 months ago
I added some photos - before & 3 weeks out - Well, I am three weeks out !  I added some photos from before (303 highest) and after (248.8 current). I forgot to mention that I can now how soft foods !  I am so excited. I...

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Down 50+pounds ! (since pre-pre-surgery) - Good going me !  I am down to 248.8 !!!!!!!!!!!!!!  This means that I am down 54.8 pounds since January ! I am so thrilled !  thank you OH helpers - it was surely your spirit wh...

readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 10 months ago
Two days to soft foods :-) - Well, it's the day before Labor Day.  I made lasagna (2 large ones) last night for my little sister's birthday.  We had 12 people over and we had salad and bread and a big cake too...

readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 10 months ago
School started ! And a sad twist.... - Today, school started.  My students are quite nice, but my "on again, off again" schedule will really kill me.... I teach each odd period and have each even period off....  I suppo...

readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 10 months ago
Worked too much today - 1 1/2 weeks out.... - Today, I ran my department meeting and it went very  well, but I really put myself to the brink of exhaustion....  Not that I will be able to rest again - school starts on Monday -...

readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 10 months ago
Post - Op Doc Appt was today - Today, I met Dr. Cantor for the first time since surgery (well, he did come to the sip test).  I was weighed and went down to 262!  (my home scale said 260, though).  That was abou...

readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 10 months ago
5 Days Out - Five days out (5.5, really) and I'm hanging in there.  I didn't know about the drain I'd be wearing - that is just lovely....  but necessary, I suppose. I am feeling wrong to be...

readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 10 months ago
72 hours out - when will the pain end? Advice ple - Hello everyone, I am sure that there will be pain - I just had the VSG on Monday.  I have stomach pain, though, at the incision sites when I walk around.  For how many days can ...

readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 10 months ago
Home from VSG on Monday - Hello friends, I am home from the hospital.  I got home last evening at7ish.  My surgery was the previous morning at about 8am - it lasted about 2.5 hours. The surgeon said a...

readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 10 months ago
11 hours to surgery ! - Hello all, I am getting excited - strange that I am not getting nervous! This is it ! I will write you tomorrow. Something strange today - I drank only protein drinks (a n...

readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 10 months ago
34 hours to surgery... - Hard to believe it - isn't it!!!!  My weight-loss battle is taking a serious turn. I am thinking of the tons of money I spent on diets - from good ones like Weight Watchers, to...

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readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 11 months ago
Met with the anesthesiologist today - Well, I met with a lovely Kaiser anestesiologist today, Dr. Wallace.  Before that, i arrived at HCH in Silver Spring and checked in. I was brought right in to the ACC area and a nu...

readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 11 months ago
Meeting with the anesthesiologist tomorrow - Did I spell that right ?  I am not sure.... you get my point, though, I hope. I am hating this liquid diet - how much can one chew gum and drink protein drinks and broth.... ...

readytosoar wrote a blog post 11 years, 11 months ago
First blog post - I'm in the middle of my two week's of liquid protien diet.  I love Dr. Cantor, he is excellent.  But, I am dying.  This is not easy.  I want to eat even stupid things that I never,...
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