Monday, July 27, 2009

10 Days to Go

WOW... only 1o days left till Surgery. WOWZA... This will be the longest 10 days of my life! LOL... I am ready. I just have to take measurements and pictures!! I am going to do that tonight and tomorrow! WoooHoooo.. Saturday night will be my last big meal. I want to eat light the last 4 days, so that my tummy is all good to go! No, by surgeons do not require a liquid diet prior to surgery.

Thursday, July 23, 2009

14 Days and Counting!!

WOW.. I cannot believe it! 14days. Whew. The emotions I am feeling are just all over the place! I want to thank all posters .. what an amazing support system!!

Sunday, July 19, 2009

Time for GOALS review

Well.. now that I am less than 3 weeks out - I should go over my goals for after the surgery!
  1. I want to be healthy - I am much to young to be this damn old!!
  2. I want to lower by BP
  3. I want not to become diabetic
  4. I want me knees to stop hurting
  5. I want to lower my cholesterol - will still have to monitor this as it is in the family!
  6. I want to be more active - 6&7 go hand in hand! I want to run in the R&R half marathon here in va beach!!
  7. I want to have more energy
  8. I want to go out west to see the mountains
  9. I want to camp more and hike
  10. I want to be able to ride rides at the theme parks - I am not - bu I want to be able to
  11. I want to cross my legs
  12. I want to be able to shop at a regular clothes store.
  13. I want pretty
  14. I want to know what I will look like thin.

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Less than 30 DAYS

WOW... so it looks like this is real! I am just waiting to see if I can go in the hole with leave at my job - and if approved -(many are) I am good to go!! I am nervous - excited - anxious - overwhelmed... WOWZA....