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…

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…

Stay Calm….

My phone rang 15 minutes ago.  My phone never rings.  When I saw the number on my phone my heart jumped into my throat, I recognized the number as a Regina number. I have been waiting for a Regina number on my phone for MONTHS, part of me figured it was my phone company, another…

It’s not about the number

I weighed myself this morning.  It was a mistake.  I gained 4.3 pounds in a month. I made a post on MFP this morning that said “Pro tip. If you feel good about yourself you should never. Ever. Ever. Step on the scale I gained almost 5 pounds in a month. Basically I am meant…

Still Waiting…

In August 2014 I finally gave up my stubborn battle with my doctor and agreed to be put on a wait list for the bariatric clinic in my province.  This decision came after years of trying to lose weight and failing no matter what I did. I held my ground for 4 years before I…