Weekly Check In – 3/4/2020

Thirty three weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 267 Blood Sugar: 110 That top number hasn’t changed because I only lost .4 pounds. Is that because Sunday and Monday were higher carb days? Or have I busted so much ass at the gym that I’ve put on a...

Victory

I did a half hour on the recumbent bike this morning, at level 9, and when I was done I really didn’t feel like lifting weights. So I did another half hour on level 10. This is what it said at the end of the second half hour: FUCK YOU RECUMBENT BIKE!!!! HAHAHAHAHAAAA (#FuckYouRecumbentBike)

Weekly Check In – 2/26/2020

Thirty two weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 267 Blood Sugar: 105 Another two and a half pounds down. I’ll take it. The blood sugar is back up a bit. I ate a shit ton of fruit yesterday but I also had eight crackers. The troubleshooting part of...

Weekly Check In – 2/19/2020

Thirty one weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 270 Blood Sugar: 92 Well, I lost half a pound. Not enough to bother changing that number up top. I’m fine with this. Last Friday was Valentine’s Day, and I made a mushroom risotto for my wife, and I made...

Weekly Check In – 2/12/2020

Thirty weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 270 Blood Sugar: 90 In January of 2016, I was 470 pounds and my health was an early-stage avalanche. I didn’t know what my ideal weight should be, and I didn’t care because whatever it was, it was so far from...

Weekly Check In – 2/5/2020

Twenty nine weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 273 Blood Sugar: 94 I’ll take two pounds and be thrilled with it, especially after Super Bowl weekend. I could give a shit about the game, but every year I’m at a party anyway, and every year there’s a fair...