smashlee posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
6 mth update (with pics - maybe) - It's been 6 months on the 17th of this month.  It's been the best, craziest ride I've ever been on.  So many new things! My mother looks at me like I'm an alien now.  In a g...

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smashlee posted a discussion topic 7 years, 2 months ago
NSV - Levi's - I actually had a couple this week. Since we sit all day at work we have fairly nice chairs...ones that I call fat-butt-friendly because they don't squish you in. Well, this week I ...

smashlee wrote a blog post 7 years, 2 months ago
Almost a month post-op... - This has been such a HUGE learning experience.  Almost a month out, and I'm almost 30lbs. down.  I weight less than when I got married and probably really close to what I weighe...

smashlee posted a discussion topic 7 years, 2 months ago
Need suggestion for lunch - I don't feel great today. Mainly because I have sinus drainage issues so I feel icky and I'm not really hungry because my tummy is already half full - blech. I don't want to get ...

smashlee posted a discussion topic 7 years, 3 months ago
Hey new sleevers! Need something different? - I've been wanting cheese and had ordered Unjury's Proteined Cheese before surgery. I just tried this and YUM-my!!! 1 scoop Protein’d™ Cheese Sauce by UNJURY 2 Tablespoons Insta...

smashlee wrote a blog post 7 years, 3 months ago
The After Life begins... - It's been a while since I've blogged.  I think I got stuck in thinking it was taking FOREVER to get here, but guess what!  It's here and gone! I have to say it was a little ...

smashlee posted a discussion topic 7 years, 3 months ago
First follow-up apt post-op - Holy crap batman, I am WIPED. Went to first Dr follow up. Down 19lbs and everything is "normal". I feel like I've run a marathon. Sheesh.

smashlee posted a discussion topic 7 years, 3 months ago
Home today!!! - I've been out of the hospital since Wed. but staying with my parents for holidays (and extra TLC). While I love them endlessly, I can't wait to get home to my own space and relax. ...

smashlee posted a discussion topic 7 years, 3 months ago
3 days post VSG - I've had a couple of the "holy crap what have I done to myself" moments but thanks to reading here I expected it so I didn't freak out. Thank you for that! I'm learning what my...

smashlee posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
ONE week! - In one week my life will change forever! Next Monday is my surgery date and I can. not. freaking. wait! I feel like I e been preparing for this forever and it's almost here! I ...

smashlee posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
Surgery Date - Weeeeeeeeeee! Dec 17th is THE day! Holy cow. *wiggle dance*

smashlee wrote a blog post 7 years, 5 months ago
Don't pinch me... -  I'm kind of at a loss at this "thing" becoming a reality. Did I really do all those tests and appointments, and now I'm at the door to a new life?  I really am. I am not a negativ...

smashlee posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
Surgery Consult - this is really real! - After months of testing and appointments I finally have a consult date on Thursday when I'll get my surgery date! I've spent my time in between preparing and getting things I'll n...

smashlee posted a discussion topic 7 years, 6 months ago
How fast? -  How fast after all consults were done was your surgery scheduled? I know it varies but curious of your experience.  I am self pay so I don't have to haggle with the insurance....

smashlee wrote a blog post 7 years, 7 months ago
Patience is not a virtue I was blessed with. - I finally took the step and submitted paperwork for the surgery.  My bloody insurance has an exception in it that it will in no way pay for weigh-loss surgery.  I suppose they woul...

smashlee posted a discussion topic 7 years, 7 months ago
Waiting waiting waiting -  I've just been a lurker lately but I enjoy all of the posts I read.  I go on the 18th for my pre-op work up and I'm ready to get this thing going!   Question though. I am goin...

smashlee wrote a blog post 7 years, 7 months ago
Changes - It's been a while since I've been here.  It took me a while to actually get back to this.  I think maybe I wasn't sure before.  Since December, a lot of things have changed.  I had...

smashlee posted a comment 8 years, 4 months ago
It's interesting that I posted a blog, very similar to this, and I am...

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About Me
34.2
BMI
VSG
Surgery
12/17/2012
Surgery Date
Nov 29, 2011
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