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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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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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A Conversation with Myself

I am a post opper. VSG Aug 2010. I am a preopper, DS soon TBA. Sorry if the tenses in this post change…it seriously was like I was having a convo with myself, lol. Having the DS in two stages … Continue reading

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I have my very own domain now! yay!

So, I’ve been bored….and decided to rejuvenate my blog.  I deleted my old duodenalswitcharoo wordpress and there is no way to recover that…so I took the plunge and bought my own URL 🙂 Update your bookmarks! I’ve had an interesting … Continue reading

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What Am I So Afraid Of?

I’m getting really irritated at myself. Not because I keep bouncing back on the scale, but because I can’t figure out what my subconscious is up to! So frustrating!  And yeah, I’ve tried counselling….it doesn’t work out.  I have a … Continue reading

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Closer to 400 than 500!!!!

Well, today deserves a blog post! Had weigh in this morning and I am at 445.7.  I can’t believe it.  I have to lose 1.7lbs and I have lost 200lbs.  Its amazing, yet scary!  In 25 more lbs I will … Continue reading

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