Scaredofbeingdifferent posted a discussion topic 1 year, 6 months ago

I'm almost 2 weeks post op, and have lost 19 lbs so far. Really excited by that.

I'm looking for different recipes for this next stage. The thought of puree'ing my chicken and vegetables squicks me out big time.

What did you g

Scaredofbeingdifferent posted a discussion topic 1 year, 7 months ago

Hi guys!!! I haven't been on in a few weeks. I lost a total of 11 pounds on my liquid diet!!! I had my surgery on Tuesday the 9th. I'm home and feeling good so far. The gas is gon but still sore. I just want to take a really hot bath. Waiting on that m

Scaredofbeingdifferent posted a discussion topic 1 year, 8 months ago

I'm super excited!!!! I finally got my date, May 9th!!! I'm really nervous but excited. I got my weight down. It's been a struggle and hard. I've had a few cheat days and my anxiety being high.

I'm so scared of this liquid diet. It's

Scaredofbeingdifferent posted a comment 2 years ago
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Scaredofbeingdifferent posted a discussion topic 2 years ago

I'm just updating. Haven't been on here in a few months. I'm excited for my journey. Since 9/12/16, I've lost 20 lbs. Some days, I feel like things are going graciously show. Other days I'm proud of my change. I am now starting vitamins according to my

Scaredofbeingdifferent wrote Friday Fitness 2 years, 2 months ago

I've been so busy today. Another personal goal was met. 4.05 miles on the bike. Just a little over 20 minutes. 80 calories were burned. Not much to me, but super exhilarating. I learned that 1 boil...

Scaredofbeingdifferent wrote Thursday Glory 2 years, 2 months ago

I've been on such a high since this morning that I forgot to blog my progress. After feeling down about not working out yesterday, I was more determined them ever this morning. I did 2.05 miles on ...

Scaredofbeingdifferent wrote Wednesday Blues 2 years, 2 months ago

So today, I decided not to do any working out. I don't think I stretched well the first two days so my groin and shoulder blades are killing me. I know it's not a magical thing that happens overnig...

Scaredofbeingdifferent posted a discussion topic 2 years, 2 months ago


Looking for a workout buddy. I'm currently 473 lbs and had my consultation already. I'm on day two of my exercising and in my mind, I kinda need to workout some other place besides my home. It's my comfort level.


Trying t

Scaredofbeingdifferent wrote Tuesday 09/13/16 2 years, 2 months ago

Good morning!!!


Woke up at 7:30. Just completed upper body cardio with the chair. My quads are still sore from yesterday. I'm trying ready to ride the bike for 30 minutes. 


Scaredofbeingdifferent wrote Met my own goal!!! 2 years, 2 months ago

I did it. Met my goal on the exercise bike. I did 1.06 miles on the recumbent bike. Hey, it might not seem like much to anyone el...

Scaredofbeingdifferent wrote I'm here!!! 2 years, 3 months ago

The day is here! I'm at my consultation right now. Have a billion butterflies in my stomach right now. Current Wei...

Scaredofbeingdifferent posted a discussion topic 2 years, 3 months ago

So, I thought I'd get the ball rolling on working out before I even talk to the nutritious and surgeon. My appointment is in 2 weeks. My first appointment. I'm a self conscious about going to gym. 


I was wondering if anyone had any ti

Scaredofbeingdifferent posted a discussion topic 2 years, 3 months ago


I'm Tamika 29 of age, 465 lbs and live in Chicago. I've tried numerous methods to lose weight. I have my first doctor appointment on 9/9/16. I'm scared, but more then that I dream of becoming better. My entire life I've been overweight and

Scaredofbeingdifferent posted a discussion topic 3 years, 8 months ago

Hi, I'm Tamika.


New to the website. I've been thinking of weight loss surgery for a while. I'm scared of the vanity surrounding the surgery. I'm 27, unemployed and weigh close to 700 lbs. I was wondering are there any people in my cit

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