Weekly Check In – 1/29/2020

Twenty eight weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 275 Blood Sugar: 100 Three pounds is fantastic! I honestly feel like that’s as good a week as I can have now that I’m eating 800-1000 calories a day. Speaking of, I just got back from a visit with a...

Weekly Check In – 1/22/2020

Twenty seven weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 278 Blood Sugar: 102 Two pounds is great! Last Saturday I was in a two-million-dollar home on the water in Long Beach and I wound up dipping into the (thoroughly nasty) Chex Mix about four or five times. I was...

Weekly Check In – 1/15/2020

Twenty six weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 280 Blood Sugar: 99 I have no idea how I lost five pounds while recovering from The Ick, but that’s apparently what happened. I’m two weeks into the winter term, and work brain has. Not. Kicked. In. I can’t bring...

Weekly Check In – 1/8/2020

Twenty five weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 285 Blood Sugar: 101 It’s hard to believe I was on vacation a week ago, it already seems like a distant memory. Maybe it’s the head plague I woke up with last Friday. Anyway, down two pounds in two weeks,...

Weekly Check In – 1/1/2020

Twenty four weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 2?? Blood Sugar: ??? Happy New Year! I have no fucking idea how much I weigh or what my blood sugar is, and this week I don’t give a shit, because I’m on vacation. Annette and I actually had a...

Weekly Check In – 12/25/2019

Twenty three weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 287 Blood Sugar: 100 Merry Christmas! I’m only two pounds down, but I’m great with that. It’s Christmas morning, but we’ve already had three Christmas celebrations (and two more today). I’ve had zero sugar this Christmas. I haven’t even been...