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Gastric Sleeve Surgery: Day One

The process to be approved for weight-loss surgery is not short, but if the end result leads me to incredible health benefits it’ll be worth it. It’s slightly less overwhelming now that I’ve spoken to my doctor about everything I need to do in preparation, but it’s going to be a long road. The surgeon sent me a checklist that must be completed┬ábefore I can be approved, and the process has begun: Clearance from Cardiologist with a recent EKG –…

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I’m Not Ready…Yet

After my last post I read through what I wrote and reflected on it, and one thing became clear: I’m…

Two Years Later

I can’t believe that it’s been two years since I first walked in to NOLA Church. I know I gush…

Love, or Something Like It

It’s almost Valentine’s Day, and while no one will be giving me flowers or chocolates this year, love is on…

The Right Direction

Have you ever had one of those moments in which you realize that your life is moving in the direction…

Choosing My Future

“The choices we make today affect how we live tomorrow.”  I’ve heard this quote a few times today, and it…

Pros and Cons and Immediate Plans

I’ve admitted in previous posts that I’m not sure what the future holds, but I finally feel like I’m starting…

Being Honest With Myself

Sometimes I wonder if it’s okay to feel what I’m feeling, but tonight I know it’s okay. It has to…

Just Thinking Out Loud

I’ve been losing weight pretty consistently for over a year, and I’ve made a lot of progress so far. But…