the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 2 months ago
10 months post op... - 7/7/11 On July 9th I will be at my 10 month post-op mark.  I have finally hit where I should be hitting which is around 111-113 pounds at 5'2' inches.  I am getting in 1000-1100...

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Thanks everyone. For me it's been life changing. I wish you all the...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 5 months ago
In 7 months... - My 7 month anniversary of my surgery came and went without any acknowledgement.  Work has been extremely busy and I am finding it hard to find balance in my life. I know this is sh...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 6 months ago
GMA This Morning... - GMA this morning had a segment on WLS and Diabetes II.  The woman was cured of diabetes with WLS.  YES!  I'm living proof  that this surgery is a life saver.  Not only does it give...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 6 months ago
Food intake update - 123.4 this morning. Feeling good. Yesterday I felt a bit weak and dizzy so I have increased my water intake.  Perhaps I was a bit dehydrated. Feeling better today. Update on my...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 6 months ago
Inching towards my goal... - Good morning world.  Today's weight 123.4 Wahoo!  I'm slowly inching to my goal weight (120).  I was away on business all last week and again my friend in LA came through with some...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 7 months ago
Saw my surgical team today... - Hello world, today I had a follow up appointment with my surgeon.  This morning I weighted 128.4 lbs and was very excited to see everyone at the surgical weight loss office.  I put...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 7 months ago
How much is too much? - Hi, interestingly... several people have said to me that I shouldn't lose any more weight.  But then I have my Primary Care Doctor and WLS Surgeon telling me that for my height and...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 7 months ago
Reminders are a good thing... - The good news today is that I am nearing my goal. I am 129.8 lbs this morning woot woot!  Couldn't be more pleased. This weekend I was reminded that I am only 5 months out and e...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 7 months ago
Simply amazing... - Good morning, I'm simply amazed at all the wonderful responses received from my posting yesterday.  Figuring since I had slowed down on my blog entries, and thinking maybe it was t...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 7 months ago
To blog...or not to blog... - Good morning world.  Today I was 131.4 lbs and feeling pretty good.  Yesterday was the Superbowl and we weren't invited anywhere so my love and I stayed up to watch the game at hom...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 7 months ago
1.31.11 - I AM... (in no particular order) ...All about positive affirmations ...Amazing ...Strong ...Resiliant ...Able to do anything I put my mind to ...A great Wife, Mother and Fr...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
1.27.11 - 133.8 today. WOW!  I never thought in 4+ months that I would lose this much this quickly.  What a blessing.  On the eating front, I am averaging about 700-800 calories a day no...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
1.26.11 - I lost my entry so I don't think I can recall it word for word.  So here's the short version... 134.4 today.  Under the weather  today, I must have picked up a bug from the plan...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
Honey I'm home... - Back from being out of town on business.  It was a great week both personally and professionally.  I lost 1.5 lbs when I was gone which is surprising considering I ate out or o...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
A F K - Just a quick note since I'm heading out of town for business tomorrow and will be AFK for a full week.  I won't have a scale to weigh in and probably won't have time to login and p...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
Pick myself up, dust myself off and keep moving fo - Okay, so yesterday was my pitty party in regards to the one side effect that is not so welcomed - Hair Loss.  Today I will turn my frown upside down and continue  with all the posi...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
Side affect - Hair Loss - 1.10.11  138.4 today So the side affect (or is it effect - I can never reminder which one to use) is that I'm dealing with hair loss.  It is dropping quicker than the snow outsi...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
With every inch of progress is a giant leap... - 139.6 today ::::dancedancedance:::: Today, I met my goal to be in the 130's before January 16th.  With every inch (or lb) lost, it is one giant leap for health and happiness.  I...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
Almost... - Almost at 70 lb loss. The weight loss has slowed down which is normal and understandable at this point in this process.  Slow and steady she goes.   I feel great although, I di...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
25.8 - Down to 140.8 today YAY ME! Watching the BMI also drop.  Today my BMI is 25.8 and according to the BMI calculator I am still overweight: 25.0 - 29.9  Overweight But, I won't...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM A NEW ME! - My 2 week plateau finally broke and I am 142 lbs today. Amazing!  Simply amazing! We went away this weekend to see our son, his fiance and her family.  Tons of fun and I had no ...

the_neighbor wrote a blog post 9 years, 9 months ago
Plateau's remind me... - What can I take from this (2 week) plateau?  1. P A T I E N C E  2. Acknowledging that I feel great and am so pleased with my progress 3. Realizing that my body is self-regul...
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