Victory and some real life

Victories come in small forms for me.  I don’t separate scale and non-scale victories they are just victories.  I had a few yesterday that are worthy of noting. I went to a new grocery store that just opened to check it out, I walked by the bakery without stopping, I didn’t buy any pastry, and…

DISAPPOINTED!

Last weeks weigh in was highly disappointing.  I stepped on the scale only to see that I had gained 2.3lbs,  which is typical. This has been my M.O. for 6 years, lose 7, gain 2, maintain for months.  Lose 2, gain 1, maintain for the rest of forever.  It is so discouraging when you know…

June Re-cap

Well June was a smashing success when compared to May which was a failure of epic proportions. I found my motivation early in the month, followed by the kick in the pants I needed after my WLS consult.  June started off strong with a goal of logging my food, using Cron-o-Meter religiously and not having…

Rules Suck…

and I hate them.  I hate them a lot. I am not a big rule follower, tell me I can’t do something and I will want to do it even more. When I agreed to this WLS I knew there would be rules, and I knew that things were not going to be easy.  I…

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…

Dear Body,

Well body, tomorrow is the day we meet with the bariatric team to see what is what.  I have no idea what is in store for us but if the universe is willing we are in for a hell of a ride and some pretty major changes over the course of the next 6 months.…