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Healing After Weight-Loss Surgery

Whoever says that weight-loss surgery is the easy way out has never had to heal after weight-loss surgery. I used to think I’d feel like a failure if I did this, but in reality I’m proud of myself for keeping a positive attitude during surgery and recovery. This stuff is hard, but I’m looking forward to seeing the results of my efforts. I’ve been surprised by the outpouring of prayers and encouragement I’ve received from people online and in my…

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My First 5k Saints Kick-Off Run

Yesterday I briefly mentioned how uncomfortable it is to weigh as much as I do right now, and I mentioned…

An Honest Look At My Weight

I lost four pounds last week. Having a schedule that requires me to plan what I’m going to eat has…

Are Cankles A Job Hazard?

I feel like I’m adjusting well to life at the office, but I’m having one issue that I wasn’t expecting.…

Numbers Mean Something

I know I’m going to get some flack for caring about the numbers on the scale as much as I…

An Important Letter

Dear Obesity, I hate you for doing what you did to my body and for making me feel like I…

A Major Change

After a post I wrote earlier this week, I had to face some real feelings and thoughts, and while it’s…