WLS Update

Yesterday was my final appointment at the bariatric clinic, everything went the same as the last check-ins went, which is good.  I am down 21.5 pounds since my first consult which is 21.5 more pounds than I thought I would lose.  My iron is a little low as is my vitamin D – both of…

Confession Time

So I have been preop for 5 months and 10 days now, everything has gone pretty spectacularly – it was super hard in the beginning with changing everything but now it is just a way of life.  I have really embraced not eating out or eating all the junk food and such. That said… this…

4 months down

Had my 4 month check in with the team yesterday.  Well With the nutritionist and the nurse because psych wasn’t there and they still do not have an exercise therapist. These next 2 months will have me finishing my 6 month program.  When I got the call in June I felt like 6 months was…

Pre-Op 2 Month Check in

Well, yesterday was my 2 month pre-op check in. We had a group nutrition class  – which really did not provide me with any new information than I already have, the dietitian informs me that next check in at 4 months may be more beneficial to me as right now I am ahead of the…

July Recap

Wow, it is August. It is hard to believe that summer is coming to a crashing halt so fast. Let us recap July shall we? Over all grade for the month? I would say A. The goals I had for July were: Write 4 blog posts – Complete No Eating out – Not done, ate…

WLS Consult Update & Changes

My WLS consult was  on Wednesday/Thursday of last week.  I have been accepted into the 6 month program (which I kind of already knew because once you get the acceptance letter I think you automatically get to be part of the program). Anyways I met with: a dietitian – who was amazed that I was…

Is this real life?

So, I haven’t had a lot to write about lately. Life is just continuing on a pretty steady path, I had a pretty huge blip at the beginning of the week that left me in a lurch and almost had me cancelling the initial bariatric appointment I have been waiting on for over 2 years…