Tag: Struggles (WLJ)

Was it even worth it?

The Journey

When I started this journey to get my VSG – partial sleeve gastrectomy, I was in for a fight. I had to jump through so many hoops to be approved for the surgery. This entailed dieting, nutritionists, multiple blood tests before dieting, blood tests after dieting, blood tests before surgery, the scare of COVID, five classes to educate me about the process — butย STILL I was not prepared.

Keep reading โžก๏ธ

No Weigh In Today

I am not doing my weekly weigh in and measurements. I did just weigh myself at 318, but I have eaten and stuff — it wasn’t first thing like I usually do. So that number may not be entirely accurate. I have been consistently 317 since my last weigh in.

I was testedย positive for covid this past Tuesday, so I am just not in the mood for anything right now. I’m kind of trying to be good to myself and even baby myself a little bit so I can move through this. I’m sleeping like a baby so that’s a good change and I’m actually leaving my CPAP mask on through most of the night.

I haven’t eaten horrible, but I have gone over my calorie allotment a couple times this week (by 50-100 kcal).

Anyway, I just wanted to stay honest and give a reason why I’m not doing it this week.