Progress!!!

I interrupt your regularly scheduled programming (a.k.a. The Consultation pt 3) to bring you this: So, two things – my very first day doing yoga EVER, my teacher tried to get me into this half split pose… it.was.not.going.to.happen! I had no core strength, no muscle stamina, nothing!  Well, yesterday during our lesson we tried it … More Progress!!!

The Consultation… a.k.a the day I was told I couldn’t drink Polar seltzer water anymore and a part of me died!

Yesterday was a busy and slightly overwhelming day.  I had my initial consultation for weight loss surgery with my medical group! My consultation consisted of an initial visit with a dietician, a visit with a bariatric surgeon, and a psychologist. My appointment began around 12:30am and I didn’t leave the hospital until around 5! I’m … More The Consultation… a.k.a the day I was told I couldn’t drink Polar seltzer water anymore and a part of me died!

Yoga

I haven’t been super active in a long time. I used to walk a lot once-upon-a-time…in fact, walking was always one of my all-time favorite things. I used to travel often, and walking was always my way of exploring. I used to walk to and from work instead of taking the subway (assuming I had … More Yoga

Information Session

The first step to bariatric surgery with my medical group, after you accept that you need help, is to get a referral from your PCP and attend an Information Session. My medical group won’t even allow me to make an appointment without having attended this info session first. I actually really like this. I like … More Information Session