Category Archives: WLS

Tai Chi and Yoga

One of my goals this year is to blog more. More for myself so I have a record in one place instead of bits and pieces on Facebook. So yay, more postings from moi! Since my duodenal switch in 2014, … Continue reading

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Happy New Year (and Merry Christmas!)

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year everyone! I hope 2016 was good for you on a personal level, as we all know the idols of our childhoods have dropped like flies. 2017 can only get better! I don’t really do … Continue reading

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I Procrastinate!

It’s that time again when I should be doing a report, but instead I have watched 5 episodes of South Park, have checked my empty email like 10 times, and afterI’m done babbling here, I plan on doing a Tesco … Continue reading

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Reverting back…

It has been an age and a half since I posted here, or anywhere other than a specific social media site.  I have come to the conclusion that taking part in that aspect of social media kills any and all … Continue reading

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Bariatric Dietician

On Friday I saw the dietician for my weight loss surgery team for the first time EVER.  I admit I was nervous I was going to be told I wasn’t doing well enough….I’m a tad hard on myself. To my … Continue reading

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4 Months post DS

So here I am! Still alive a kickin, 4 months after my duodenal switch. Things are going very well.  I am down to 368lbs now and have gotten my itty bitty brain around all the vits and supplements I need … Continue reading

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I lived….just!

I had my op on Feb 18th and had a million complications.  It did not look very good at all.  My ever the optimist hubz was actually worried and thinking about how to get on with life without me. Yeah, it … Continue reading

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Officially crapping myself!

Well, February 18th is fast approaching.  I’ve had tears….lots of sobbing snotty tears.  I’m not really scared, I’m more sad…and I cannot explain WHY or WHAT I am sad about…but I’m sad for some reason.  I am as ready for … Continue reading

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Do it & Keep Doing it!

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I’m crap at blogging lol

I am terrible at blogging.  Between facebook and forums and me laying it all out there, I forget not everyone is there 🙂 Life is GREAT!!! (understatement!!!!)  I’m very excited for my DS.  I never thought it would come.  I … Continue reading

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