My Life in a Nutshell...or the Nuthouse!, The One Pound Plan

One Year Post-Op!

One year ago today I went in and had gastric bypass surgery... ONE YEAR AGO!!  WHAATT???  I can't believe how fast this year has flown by!  I also couldn't be happier with the journey! Nov 18, 2015: 282 lbs (First day in the program) Aug. 15, 2016: 247 lbs (Surgery Day!) Aug. 15, 2017: 179 lbs… Continue reading One Year Post-Op!

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Weigh-In Wednesday ~ Down But Not Out

Hello and welcome to Wednesday.  The middle of the week.  Hump day. You get the picture.  I am sorry to say that I don't have a great report today.  This past week has been rough.  Settle in with your coffee and I'll fill you in... It all started back in grade 9 (so around 1988-89… Continue reading Weigh-In Wednesday ~ Down But Not Out

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Weigh-In Wednesday ~ Bring It On 2017!

Happy New Year!  Welcome to 2017!  I can't believe how fast the past year went by!  It feels like a total blur!  Like a blink and it was gone!  I find that as soon as Halloween is over, the rest of the year (and I'm talking school year here) just flies by!  I told Caleb… Continue reading Weigh-In Wednesday ~ Bring It On 2017!

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All I Want For Christmas…

...is a one-way ticket to One-derland!  Say hello to 196 lbs! Bam!  Merry Christmas to ME! I couldn't be happier right now!  Well I could, I could celebrate with a huge piece of cake and some ice cream, but I'll settle for my mocha protein shake with a touch extra cocoa powder as a treat… Continue reading All I Want For Christmas…

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Before & After Fun ~ November 24, 2016

So last night the kids and I had some fun.  I found some clothes that are way too big.  then I asked Caleb to take some pictures.  Here is what happened.    Then I made some "Before & After" images...  I am so excited to see the difference!  We had so much fun!   Now… Continue reading Before & After Fun ~ November 24, 2016