LVGhostgirl

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About LVGhostgirl

  • Rank
    Advanced Member
  • Birthday November 4

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Female
  • Location
    Las Vegas
  • Age
    54

Information

  • Surgeon
    Dr. Soong
  • Hospital
    Desert Springs Hospital
  • Height (ft-in)
    5-10
  • Start Weight
    275
  • Current Weight
    176.7
  • Goal Weight
    160
  • Body Mass Index (BMI)
    25.4
  • Surgery Date
    04/29/2015
  • Surgery Type
    Vertical Sleeve
  • Surgeon
    Dr. Soong

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  1. LVGhostgirl

    Fear of gaining weight back

    I myself do not any longer, it has been 1.2 years now. I have changed my diet completely, and now do not think or weigh anything. I drink a gallon of H2O everyday, and make sane choices when I am hungry. Some days, I have to remember to eat. My portions are small and if I indulge it is usually a bite because I know my body cannot handle it. (I usually feel like crap) It is habit now, except hot dogs... GEESH... love hot dogs (Hebrew National on a bun! ) those get me every time! in love with hot dogs... but I keep it to a minimum. As for stalls, I think I am the queen of stalls, because my stalls last for 1-3 months at a time. I think it is just my body that wants to hold on to my new weight and go back up to where it is comfortable, so it rebels. I just came out of a 3 month stall again... but I am loosing again and I am happy about that. I think the next stall is just around the corner. ICK!
  2. Hello All, I was just wondering at what point was it in your journey that suddenly you were unrecognizable.... Comments such as: "OMG!! I did not know that was you!!" or "Where have you been? I have not seen you for so long" Only to say, I pass by you everyday!! LOL My WOW moment was yesterday! People I work with, see me coming and look past me, then realized it was me and just are floored by my transition. One guy even said, "OMG!! your look great your not... (as he mimics a really big woman and puffs his cheeks) well... HUGE anymore. He meant well and I graciously accepted the odd compliment. Share your WOW moment...
  3. Stalls are frustrating! I just came out of a 3 month stall... and before that a 2 month stall... and so on. I am a slow looser I just keep truckin' on. listen to your body and it will happen
  4. LOL... No!!! everyone looses weight differently, and everyone's journey is different. I believe you should enjoy your journey in your own way, enjoy and stay positive each and everyday. Refrain from obsessing on numbers etc... Numbers should be the least of your worries... Obsess on being the best you can be.
  5. I just broke a 4 month stall!! between 181 - 184 up and down then up and down... Frustrating.
  6. LVGhostgirl

    Feeling discouraged :(

    I have taken Phen...and I could not sleep and I was all over the place during the day. WLS saved my life. It is long term and a strong commitment. Just be patient, it is a slow and steady process. BUT, once your there, everything moves quite quickly. Good Luck on your journey
  7. LVGhostgirl

    100 Down!

    Thats awesome!! Keep up the great work
  8. You know exactly what you're doing!!! you just admitted it... you got off track. Then realize, it's a life choice, not temporary... get on it girl!!! step it up, you do not need any advice.... You know what to do!!!!!!
  9. LVGhostgirl

    Always hungry mm

    You are 4 years out. The habits you pertained should be in action...the hunger you feel should not exist. stay appropriately hydrated, you should NOT be hungry. ehat has been goiung on??? Journal till you drop!!
  10. LVGhostgirl

    No exercise required!!

    YOUR AWESOME!!! I totally thought I would be the only one!! But I HATE exercie! Looking forward to reaching my goal MY way!!
  11. LVGhostgirl

    No exercise required!!

    HI ALL.. I am 1 year and one month out. I have not exercised one day and am 91.1 lbs down. Funny, I have no intention to exercise. It is just my thing. I am 23 lbs from goal. I have massive energy and live life to its fullest, and am so happy. But exercise??? NO!!! I am active as a Mom and Wife. And I can Move at work. Just thought Id share that you can do this without exercise!!n NO EXERCISE REQUIRED.... No Muscle lost here!!
  12. I just want to say, I would not change a thing. I stick to what I need to do dietnwise, I am NOT perfect, In am human.... I induldge now and then but in the long run I stick to it... Best decision I ever made.
  13. LVGhostgirl

    Question!!!

    i am so sorry!! I am sending prayers, I cannot imagine. thank you for the post
  14. LVGhostgirl

    1 year.

    WOW! Fabulous!!!
  15. LVGhostgirl

    Stalls

    Hey there, I have to believe I am the queen of stalls!! so far holding a record of a 3 1/2 month stall which just broke. it is frustrating but all I can say is stick with it. your body will adjust. I stopped weighing myself...then suddenly, BAM