Tangerine Orange Zinger – In Love!

I wanted to shout from the roof top about an amazing flavored herbal decaffeinated Tea that I came across (on accident)!  Keep in mind….I’m not a tea person.  This tea is AMAZING! 


I can’t begin to tell you how excited I am about Celestial Tangerine Orange “Zinger”!   I don’t know if I would have gotten through the first few days of my liquid diet without Continue reading


Cracker Jack’D – Cheddar BBQ

I’d like to thank Cracker Jacks for sending me a FREE 3 oz. bag of their NEW Hearty Mix.  It’s exciting that the old fashioned Cracker Jacks in the box which I grew up with has come out with 4 Flavors.  Yea!

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These 4 new flavors are Peanut Butter Chocolate, Salted Caramel, Spicy Pizzeria and Cheddar BBQ.

We received the Continue reading

Protein – Bariatric Approved

There is a variety of drinks to get protein into our daily diet.  Anyone with bariatric surgery knows how important it is to get at least 60 – 70% of protein daily.  Protein shakes become a way of our life.

Here is a list which is recommended by the “Center for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery”, Hartford Hospital, Yale Hospital and Continue reading

The Jungle Stand – Delicious Treats

JungleWe had a fantastic experience opening our first “Jungle Stand” Box which they call a “BAR” .   My daughter, Megan came across their site through a U-Tube video.  When she told me about how we can actually tastes foods from all over the world it sounded exciting…  (and we all Continue reading


Body By Vi – “What Happened?”

“What happened with Body By Vi? Since I have publically announced my decision to have weight loss surgery, I have been questioned about a product called “Body By Vi“. It appears that there are both the curious people who want to know and those people who enjoy hearing about personal failure. I’m writing this to give everyone my answer about “What Happened?”

bbv1Body By Vi is a nutritional shake for every day healthy nutrition and/or weight loss management. I accidently found this product 3 years ago (and a good thing). Let me explain! 3 years ago I had some medical and blood tests done, some of which resulted in finding out I was deficient in some vitamins, minerals and even protein. The doctor gave me a list of exactly Continue reading

Spring Fever voxBox! Yea Influenster!

I love being one of the “chosen ones” to receive voxBoxes by Influenster!   I was excited when I was selected for the “Spring Fever” voxBox! There is nothing more exciting influenster0than knowing a surprise box that is jammed packed with full size products for me to try (test) were on the way to my mailbox!  They never tell you what you’re going to Continue reading