MAJORMOM68's Blogs

Keep Busy
Tuesday, January 10, 2012      1 comments

How many times have you heard, whether on TV or from your doctor, to keep busy? At first, you may wonder if it really works when it comes to weight loss. When we think of keeping busy we usually relate it to exercising in one form or ano... Read more
After Cosmetic Surgery
Friday, July 22, 2011      7 comments

On May 12th I went in for a panniculectomy. A panniculectomy is when excess skin is removed after extreme weight loss. The surgery removed skin from my torso and also pulled up loose skin from my legs. The incision was from between my breasts... Read more
Cosmetic Surgery
Monday, May 02, 2011      5 comments

On Thursday of next week I'll be going in for cosmetic surgery. It's described as a tummy tuck, but is modified in the fact that a partial body lift will be part of it. I'm excited about the surgery. It'll be nice to have a good portion o... Read more
Bariatric Surgery: Part 2 The Pro's and Con's (The Pro's)
Monday, January 10, 2011      4 comments

As I considered this, I realized that I could go on and on about the positive side of losing weight and use that as the Pro part of having surgery, but that is the same with any tool you use to lose weight. No matter what you use to help you, y... Read more
Me Through My Husband's Eyes
Tuesday, December 21, 2010      5 comments

I'm taking a small break from my bariatric blogs to share something that I found especially helpful to me and I'm hoping it will be for others as well. My husband is a Captain in the Army Reserves and currently serving in Afghanistan. The ... Read more
Bariatric Surgery: Part 1 The Decision
Monday, December 13, 2010      2 comments

This is part one because I have no idea how many of these there will be. I was told that I should blog about my experience with bariatric surgery. It's a procedure that is misunderstood but I think is getting more respect as time goes on. ... Read more
Cheat Days are Bad!
Tuesday, December 07, 2010      3 comments

I realize that I am going against what many people, who know more about nutrition than I do, say about taking one day a week or even a month to take a "break" from their diet. Please give me a chance and follow what I have to say. My person... Read more
My First Blog
Tuesday, August 03, 2010      8 comments

I have never posted a blog anywhere, ever. Never have been one for many words but figured it might be nice to have some history of my weight loss. In February of this year I had bariatric surgery. I realize that people are squirming abo... Read more