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Weekly Weigh In

Weekly weight update: (highest weight ever was 253)

Starting Weight – 1/6/15: 218

Current Weight – 1/27/16: 164

Total Loss –  54

Holding steady this morning.  Size 10 jeans getting a little looser….that sure feels good!  I’ve been doing much better on my water now that I’ve got my Yeti tumblers….I got one for home and work now and that made a big difference this past weekend, when I usually slack off on water.  Been doing my Walk Away the Pounds DVDs regularly this past week too…alternating between different workouts.  It feels good!

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1 year Surgiversary

One year ago today I had my sleeve gastrectomy.  Hard to believe it’s been a whole year but I’m so proud of how far I’ve come.  There were some difficult times but for the most part I was lucky and had no complications from the surgery….my recovery has gone smoothly.  The most difficult things for me have been “sipping” water throughout the day, not drinking water while eating, and remembering all the vitamins.  You have to space out your water and vitamins so your smaller stomach can absorb them.  If I were to take all 3 multi-vitamins in one sitting I would only get the benefits of 1 of them.  That’s about all my stomach could absorb at once.  I’m still working on these things and am doing much better.  My Yeti tumbler has been a big help.  Only problem with that was I brought it home for the long weekend and then forgot to bring it to work yesterday.  I may have to get one for each place! 🙂

The scale finally moved again this week….just a pound but that’s cool!  These last 10-15 pounds (haven’t quite decided my goal yet….my main goal is to get to a “normal” BMI) will be harder and I’m a slow loser as it is.  But I couldn’t have done this without the surgery and my only regret is that I didn’t do it sooner.

I started out wearing 22/24 and 2XL and am now wearing size 10 in pants and M or L in shirts.

Weekly weight update: (highest weight ever was 253)

Starting Weight – 1/6/15: 218

Current Weight – 1/20/16: 164

Total Loss –  54

Here’s a pic in the same outfit from a year ago….not a bad transformation! 🙂

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Weekly Weigh In

I totally forgot that yesterday was Tuesday….forgot to weigh in and forgot to keep the pups in for the yard guy.  Oops! 🙂  Weight is still the same but I’m fitting better into clothes so I know I’m losing inches.  Just got my Yeti tumbler in the mail yesterday (and promptly left it on the kitchen counter!) so that’s a good thing.  Doing a Walk Away the Pounds video every other day and my recumbent cross trainer or walking on the other days.  So am feeling good!  Almost a year out from my surgery date (1/20/15) so hoping for a little loss this week coming up!

Weekly weight update:

Starting Weight – 1/6/15: 218

Current Weight – 1/13/15: 165

Total Loss –  53

 

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Weekly Weigh In

Well I made it through Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas without a gain.  I’m happy!  Now to get those last 10 – 15 pounds off here in the New Year!

Weekly weight update:

Starting Weight – 1/6/15: 218

Current Weight – 1/5/15: 165

Total Loss –  53

Am ordering a Yeti tumbler for my water (once they come back in stock) to help with my water.  It’s supposed to keep ice in it all day!  My water has to be cold.

Dusted off my old “Walk Away The Pounds” DVDs and have started back on them.  This will be my year to reach my goal weight!

Happy New Year all!

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