Trish13

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About Trish13

  • Rank
    Member
  • Birthday 03/07/1970

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Female
  • Location
    King of Prussia, PA
  • Age
    47

Information

  • Surgeon
    Dr. Ing
  • Hospital
    Bryn Mawr Hospital - Main Line Hospitals
  • Height (ft-in)
    5-04
  • Start Weight
    311
  • Current Weight
    295
  • Goal Weight
    175
  • Body Mass Index (BMI)
    51.4
  • Surgery Date
    7/11/2017
  • Surgery Type
    Gastric Bypass
  • Surgeon
    Dr. Ing

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  1. Wow! Fantastic results already! Keep smiling that beautiful smile!
  2. I was feeling a little A LOT overwhelmed emotionally and mentally today - trying to get my head together and my ducks in a row since getting my surgery date last Friday - July 11th is the big day (YAY!). I think I started the whole Hmmm....am I making the right decision? Will I feel left out when my kids are eating "yummy" things that I always joined in on? Am I strong enough to do this? Mourning food...etc. I know all of those things are for a different thread/topic, but I wanted to let you know that everyone who posted on this topic today just made me feel excited again about what is coming down the road - smaller bra sizes, clothes, shoes, ring sizes, keeping good friends around you constantly who inspire and uplift (and family too), and ability to physically move and appreciate it! I appreciate your words and the inspiration you all seem to be every time I need it - no matter where I am on the site! Here's to a bright future for all of us!
  3. Exited, nervous, and scared...but mostly excited to become the healthiest version of myself!
  4. YAY!!! So glad to hear everything went great!! Here's to the new you - Cheers!!!
  5. Wowsers!!!!! Fabulous job! Great inspiration for this newbie.
  6. Stunning! I am loving that dress!
  7. Incredible job, Bob! You look fantastic! Keep up the great work and please keep us updated on your progress!
  8. WOW!!! You look fantastic...great job! You can really see how happy you are in your beautiful smile - you are glowing! Congrats!
  9. Fantastic job! Very impressive! Keep up the great work!
  10. Looking great!!!! Congratulations!
  11. Congratulations on getting a great option to help overcome the issues/weight loss!! Best of luck during your journey!
  12. Hi, I am Trish....I am SO incredibly excited to be here and begin my journey among my "new peoples"...lol! I have been interested in doing GB for a long time, but due to cost of the surgery I was not able to afford it. But, as luck would have it, this year my employer offered it for the very first time - so I jumped at the chance I was given!! I am a wife to a great husband, and a mom to 3 kids - 30, 12, and 3 (the oldest two are my incredible bonus kids that came with my husband ). So to say I am busy is an understatement. I went through a major back operation last year and now I am finally able to move and participate more in life pain free. So starting this journey is the next exciting step to an even healthier and more mobile life - and I CAN NOT WAIT! Looking forward to getting to know you guys and all the advice you have along the way. I am definitely looking for buddies in all stages of the process, so be sure to pop by and say hi! Trish
  13. Hi, Ashley! I am just about in the same boat as you - a newbie and also looking at a July or August surgery date as well. I also have 2 kids - 12 yr old and a 3 yr old, so life is busy and hectic. We have similar stats and dates, so let's keep in touch and keep each other motivated along the way. I would be great to have a buddy online! Trish
  14. WOW! You look amazing! I am just starting my journey, and it is nice to see someone who "resembles" me and that our starting stats are similar to each other as well. It gives me great hope and now I am even more excited for my potential...lol!! You are an inspiration! Keep up the great work!
  15. WOW! WOW! WOW! Great job - am so happy for you! That is fantastic and has given me a lot of hope and inspiration as I am just starting this process, so thank you!!!