Bariatric Surgery - My Story · Holiday · Uncategorized · Watermelon · WLS


Today is National Watermelon Day. I used to hate watermelon (before surgery).  Then it seemed, after surgery, I craved it.   My Mom ate it while she was pregnant with me, and I do believe that had something to do with my not liking it. But, not anymore. On the above information picture it states… Continue reading Watermelon

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Sunday Thought

World Sjogren’s Day   Sjögren’s (pronounced SHOW-grins) is a chronic autoimmune inflammatory disease in which people’s white blood cells attack their moisture-producing glands. Four primary symptoms include fatigue, joint pain, dry eye and dry mouth, but Sjögren’s may also cause dysfunction of other organs such as the kidneys, gastrointestinal system, blood vessels, lungs, liver, pancreas,… Continue reading Sunday Thought

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National Junk Food Day

So apparently today is National Junk Food Day…and since surgery I definitely have some cravings that are not good for me or my sleeve.  Crunchy Cheetos. Butterfinger Bites.  Both of these are evil for me to have around, but having a bite or two is okay just not everyday. Today is a day for treats. Happy… Continue reading National Junk Food Day

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Stick Out Your Tongue Day

Ha!  I saw this “holiday” and giggled.  We constantly stick out our tongues or make silly faces in our pictures.  Always have, we didn’t need a holiday to make it happen (this picture is from 2007 in Germany). It is also National Hot Dog Day, and National Daiquiri Day.  Thinking I may have a daiquiri… Continue reading Stick Out Your Tongue Day

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National Ice Cream Day

What is your favorite flavor? I am pretty plain as my favorite is vanilla bean.Thinkstock In 1984, Ronald Reagan deemed July “National Ice Cream Month,” and the third Sunday of this month “National Ice Cream Day.” As great as the treat itself is, we’re big fans of those unusual flavor combinations that make you question… Continue reading National Ice Cream Day