August Recap

Overall August was a pretty decent month, I had a small melt down in the grocery store because I was hungry, and tired and I didn’t want to cook but I  challenged myself to an entire month of not eating out at all so grabbing food was not an option but other than that August…

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…