Don't worry, I'm not there yet! Hell, I just barely started working out again, but I couldn't resist posting this. I'll just leave you with a final thought. A balanced diet means.... Wait for it.... Wait for it.... CHOCOLATE IN BOTH HANDS!
I don't even know where to start with the atrocity that has become my body. So, I'll just jump right in. Starting weight: 225 lb. (sad...highest I've EVER weighed) When I do my measurements, I do two different waist measures...my natural waist line and my lower abs (my major problem zone). My arm measurements are at … Continue reading The Jumping Off Point
Now that I'm done with my treatment for the prolapse (finally....it's been a long couple of years) there are still a number of things that need to be done. The first - and weirdest - is that I have to learn to pee again. Odd, right? I remember back in the day before all this … Continue reading Where To Start
It's a new day. It's a new life. And I'm feelin' good! My doctor cleared me from all restrictions today. Said I could do whatever I want. Just listen to my body and not overdo it. No more limitations. AND.... Jackie has made me a grandma!!!! I will welcome my first grandchild into the world … Continue reading It’s A New Dawn…
Friday is my six week post-op appointment. And I am struggling. Mentally. This is an unusual place for me to be. I'm one of those people who have a completely "I'm invincible" type personality. Nothing bad happens to me. I can overcome anything. I'm strong. I'm indestructible. Yet here I sit...two days before returning to … Continue reading Paranoia Sets In
The other day Mark and I were driving to a visitation. Mark goes, "I bought something." I looked at him, waiting for him to tell me. "You're never going to guess." We rode in silence as I waited for him to tell me and he waited for me to guess. Knowing him, I knew that … Continue reading It’s War, Baby
It's getting hot in here, folks! I'm cookin' again! Over the weekend Mark and I were deciding what we wanted to eat. We settled on bacon and eggs. I thought I'd do the bacon in the oven so that I could cook the eggs at the same time instead of having the bacon get cold … Continue reading Burnin’ Down The House