Bariatric Surgery - My Story · Changes · Uncategorized · WLS


I am one cheap date. Really.  I like most drinks/cocktails now.  I haven’t always been able to drink.  I think part of my surgery took the part of my stomach that couldn’t handle alcohol.  I know it sounds crazy, but my friends can attest that I would not be able to drink a full glass… Continue reading Wine

Bariatric Surgery - My Story · Changes · sushi · Uncategorized · WLS


In my past life of eating everything, I loved eating sushi.  All kinds of sushi.  Well, except Uni.  Never have liked it. But, I could and would eat two or three rolls or consume chirshi don (10 different pieces of sashimi on rice) with miso soup and maybe even a seaweed salad.  Way too much… Continue reading Sushi

Anxiety · Bariatric Surgery - My Story · Changes · Empty Nest · Quotes · Uncategorized · WLS


Definition of CHANGE (Merriam-Webster) changed;  changing transitive verb a :  to make different in some particular :  alter never bothered to change the will b :  to make radically different :  transform can’t change human nature c :  to give a different position, course, or direction to changed his residence from Ohio to California a :  to… Continue reading Change

Changes · lupus · Random Thoughts · thoughts · Uncategorized · WLS

Body Adjustments & Lupus

I have been experiencing more Lupus symptoms since my surgery last year.  A big part of my bodies adjustment has been my hair.  I had thicker but still thin hair when I was younger (permed, and colored it -it was the eighties). Then, when I was diagnosed with Lupus it really got thin.  I change… Continue reading Body Adjustments & Lupus

Bariatric Surgery - My Story · Changes · Random Thoughts · thoughts · WLS

My Choices

Spring brings a lot of discussion, it seems, to getting into the perfect summer body.  Being obese or heavy the majority of life, this never really bothered me.  It was always too much to do. Now it is just getting healthy.  Eating right, cooking, walking, taking time for me while making good choices not just… Continue reading My Choices