Jen581791

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    Jen581791 reacted to Animalrescuer18 for a status update, Yay!! I'm so excited! I just got the date for my surgery. It's April 16th.   
    Yay!! I'm so excited! I just got the date for my surgery. It's April 16th.
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    Jen581791 reacted to NerdyToothpick for a status update, Hola Hola dear followers, I’ve been a bit quiet these days as the family has a ton go   
    Hola Hola dear followers,
    I’ve been a bit quiet these days as the family has a ton going on. Nothing terribly exciting but life is keeping me busy. 
    My daughter is going through physical therapy and it’s been a bit of a challenge. I’m fairly practical when it comes to my health but I worry (too much) when it comes to my kid. Ah, the joys of parenting! 
    Weight is holding steady between 135-138. Woo hoo! 
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    Jen581791 reacted to NerdyToothpick for a status update, Sweet Baby Jesus! Finally am back in Boston after a particularly long flight.  I thin   
    Sweet Baby Jesus! Finally am back in Boston after a particularly long flight. 
    I think I just might keel over and die. 
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    Jen581791 reacted to Ladybugzzz86 for a status update, Still at the hospital, hoping to find out more today regarding my plan of care. Yeste   
    Still at the hospital, hoping to find out more today regarding my plan of care. Yesterday was the first day in about two weeks that I was able to get my 30 min of exercise in. Mind you I had to take a few breaks , but I still think that is progress ,<3!
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    Jen581791 reacted to Ladybugzzz86 for a status update, Feeling very blessed to be part of the wonderful and supportive network here at TT.    
    Feeling very blessed to be part of the wonderful and supportive network here at TT. 
    I wanna grow up to be a loser someday too! 
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    Jen581791 reacted to NerdyToothpick for a status update, Maintenance time for me. I'm done losing weight and on to the next part of my journey   
    Maintenance time for me. I'm done losing weight and on to the next part of my journey. I'm not quite sure what to expect but I know that it is a challenge I'm willing to take. 
    GAH! I've lost over 75 pounds. A few of those pounds are a result of removing my hormonal IUD. I'll take that loss. I'm going to continue to weigh every day to make sure I stay on track. One pound a month can turn into 12 in a year. I'm not willing to take the chance of relapsing into weight gain. 
    A month or so ago, I posted about making a new friend who has a sleeve. The other day she said "I love being thin but I also love nachos. You know what I mean?" Maybe it's because I'm a newbie but no, I don't know what she means. I hope I never know what she means. 
    My husband and I don't feed our daughter junk foods. We get teased by other parents that we make our daughter eat healthily. I usually blame a family history of diabetes. The reality is that I want to instill healthy eating patterns for my daughter so that she never has to face obesity and WLS. 
    I hadn't intended for this status update to be so long, but here we are. TTF is my confessional. A place where I can be as honest and work through my food related issues. At some point or another, we all lie to ourselves. I want people to call me out when I'm being unreasonable and a gold star when I've been a good girl. 
    NerdyLady out. *mic drop*
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    Jen581791 reacted to bellamoma for a status update, Hey y'all! How the heck are you??????   
    Hey y'all! How the heck are you??????
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    Jen581791 reacted to NerdyToothpick for a status update, I've lost 50 pounds so far. 5-0. I'm in a bit of shock. Five pounds until my weight i   
    I've lost 50 pounds so far. 5-0. I'm in a bit of shock. Five pounds until my weight is in the "normal" category.
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    Jen581791 reacted to Alexa21 for a status update, Hi everyone    
    Hi everyone 

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    Jen581791 reacted to Nana Trish for a status update, Post op visit with surgeon today...wish me luck!    
    Post op visit with surgeon today...wish me luck! 
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    Jen581791 reacted to NerdyToothpick for a status update, I've lost 40 lbs since WLS!    
    I've lost 40 lbs since WLS! 
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    Jen581791 reacted to bellamoma for a status update, It was my birthday on Friday! Forty. Six. I just can't believe it. I'm so happy to sa   
    It was my birthday on Friday! Forty. Six. I just can't believe it. I'm so happy to say I feel better now than I did at 26.  No cake for me, but I truly enjoyed my day all the same. Can you believe that? It's true!
     
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    Jen581791 reacted to LosingLex for a status update, So... someone is planning a wedding!   
    So... someone is planning a wedding!
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    Jen581791 reacted to Sakinah1 for a status update, 4 YEARS POST-OP   
    4 YEARS POST-OP

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    Jen581791 reacted to Sakinah1 for a status update, I can't believe how long it has been since I haved checked in! I am now 4.5 years pos   
    I can't believe how long it has been since I haved checked in! I am now 4.5 years post gastric bypass. I have had a pretty smooth ride. I have gained a few pounds (10-12) and want to get rid of it so I thought I read around for inspiration. I still feel great.
    My look has changed.  I no longer wear hijab. I needed to change some things to improve my feelings about myself and my marriage. Things are good now.