Bariatric Surgery - My Story · David's Thoughts · family · Uncategorized · WLS

David’s Thoughts

Hello, it’s David again! Today, I wanted to write about another aspect of my life with Jerry that has changed since her weight loss surgery – food and eating. Now, I know that sounds like an obvious point, and I knew that Jerry’s diet would have to change after her surgery, but I didn’t really… Continue reading David’s Thoughts

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David’s Thoughts

Hi, this is David, Jerry’s husband. She has asked me to put this post together to talk about how her weight loss journey has impacted the people in her life. Well, I have definitely been impacted, so I think I can offer up some observations. There have been two major effects that immediately come to… Continue reading David’s Thoughts

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Sunday Thought

Ecclesiastes 3:6 continued. “…a time to keep and a time to throw away” A lot has been going on this weekend.  We moved Carmen back to LSU on Friday, and Stephen began to move back home yesterday and today. Carmen’s move, this time, has been more permanent.  We took more time going through “keepsakes” and… Continue reading Sunday Thought

Bariatric Surgery - My Story · family · husband · share · thoughts · Uncategorized · weight loss · WLS

Guest Posts

In the next week or so, David (hubby), will be guest posting on his perspective on my weight loss journey and our new life. Obviously the changes we make affect the people around us, so I thought it might be good to hear from someone affected by my changes. Hopefully, we will all be able… Continue reading Guest Posts

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Little Things Mean A Lot

David and I made a quick trip to Birmingham on Friday for a sweet friend that is more family than friend.  Shana’s oldest, Jacquelyn, graduated with her Masters yesterday, and we were blessed to be a part of the celebration. Jacquelyn finished her Masters degree in 5 1/2 years.  This was such a honor to… Continue reading Little Things Mean A Lot

Empty Nest · family · LSU · Random Thoughts · thoughts · Travel · Uncategorized · WPS!

LSU & Baby Girl

This week is my Spring Break at the Northwest Florida State College.  I love being able to be off for both school and work.  I do have Math test on Monday when we return, but overall, I have the week off. Catching up on appointments, the dentist, rheumatologist, and eye doctor all this week.  But…I… Continue reading LSU & Baby Girl

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Empty Nest

Sunday was a new beginning for Stephen.  We helped him move about 10 minutes away into a tiny room in a house with 4 other boys.  He is twenty. He wants to be independent. I want to help in every step.  We have done our jobs as parents, and instilled in him good values.  Raised… Continue reading Empty Nest

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Baby Girl

Carmen and I have a somewhat not normal mother daughter relationship. First, please excuse the very casual pictures.  Second, I don’t remember what the conversation was that began these “snaps” (I have a Snap Chat account mainly to chat with the kids), but this is us some of the time.     So when I… Continue reading Baby Girl