Tim Hatch: Educator. Author. Tired.

Journal

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...

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...