Weekly Check In – 12/18/2019

Twenty two weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 289 Blood Sugar: 100 One month ago I was stuck in the middle of a stall, at 302 pounds, and as of this morning, that was 13 pounds ago. I’d love to tell you that the memory of this moment...

Weekly Check In – 12/11/2019

Twenty one weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 292 Blood Sugar: 102 Downward pointing numbers are nice. The app I use asks for your goal weight (I decided on 250 a while back, after talking about it with my doctor), and then breaks whatever that number is into...

Weekly Check In – 12/4/2019

Twenty weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 296 Blood Sugar: 104 That’s a “2” in front of that number. I honestly don’t know how long it’s been since that was the case but I’m confident it was high school or the first year after. Time to start investigating...

Weekly Check In – 11/27/2019

Nineteen weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 300 Blood Sugar: 100 Downward movement again is very nice. The stall has been eating away at me, despite the fact that it happens to everyone. I still put responsibility for it on my own shoulders. Giving myself a break shouldn’t...

Weekly Check In – 11/20/2019

Eighteen weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 302 Blood Sugar: 95 So another mixed bag. I haven’t lost shit this week. When you become a member of the weight loss community (as opposed to someone who diets on their own) there are a few words that take on...

Weekly Check In – 11/13/2019

Seventeen weeks out from surgery, and here are the numbers I care about: Weight: 302 Blood Sugar: 100 I cannot tell you how happy I am to see a two pound weight loss this week. After obsessing over thinking about the one pound gain from last week, it finally occurred to me that I’d been...