Celebrating Onderland!

It’s been 3 months since I’ve had my surgery.  There is a lot to celebrate!  October 24th was my 3 month anniversary…  and…  I got on the scale to find that my weight is now 196.8.  I’m in Onederland!!!  (Onederland is when your weight is in the 100’s.)  And hitting Onederland is an amazing feeling!

I can’t begin to tell you how relieved I am that I am in the Onderland’s.  Remember, my highest weight Continue reading


Celebrating 50 lbs Lost!

Can you believe…. I’ve lost 50 lbs (last week)!   My highest weight since my journey (before surgery) was 253.  I’m now 203 lbs. and it’s only been 11 weeks after my surgery.  I’m really excited to see what the future holds and all the changes and improvements with my body and confidence that come with it.

I just have to share with you that last weekend, I drove my daughter, Megan into the city (NYC) to go Continue reading


Inches Melting Away – Week 10

Just this week my Personal Trainer decided to measure my body to see how many inches that I have lost in my thighs, waist, hips, arms, etc.  While I don’t have the measurements with me to share with you; I will say that I was so excited to see how much I have actually lost!  My Inches are Melting Away!

Knowing that you have lost weight, and wearing a size or two smaller is one thing.  But, having those inches on written down paper, in ink written next to my old measurements really makes the reality sink in. 

It’s hard to imagine Continue reading