Going though my jeans to find what doesn’t fit anymore. #vsg #wls #bariatricsurgery #verticalsleeve #gastricsleeve A photo posted by Robin Elizabeth (@robnelzabeth) on Nov 8, 2015 at 10:58am PST I can cross my legs. #vsg #wls #bariatricsurgery #verticalsleeve #gastricsleeve A photo posted by Robin Elizabeth (@robnelzabeth) on Nov 2, 2015 at 7:51am PST Just put Read More →

I’ve been so many sizes. Not only that but I’ve kept a lot of my smaller sizes in totes in hopes that one day I’d be able to wear them again. I have totes filling up my shed that are labeled Size 14 or Size 16 or just Too Small. I’m currently in Week 6 Read More →

I’ve heard about it but honestly didn’t think much of it…until it happened to me. I initially hoped it was TOM (Time Of the Month) but then I started kinda freaking out because the weight still wasn’t moving a week later. Then I looked online and found out it’s really common in the first month Read More →

I’ve been on a journey for a while now, 3-6 months, working towards my VSG, also called a Gastric Sleeve surgery. It took me a long time to get to a place where I was willing to go this route, mostly because it’s scary but my 2 year battle with lower back pain finally made Read More →

Sometimes I jump to conclusions and make assumptions and I hate when I do that. I really try to right it when I do wrong and I try to own up to it. It sucks, it’s embarrassing and shows a nasty side of myself. One of the things that annoys me about myself more than Read More →

It’s really easy to have expectations of people in your life but it’s the best way to be disappointed. I think as you get to know someone you kind of learn what you get from them but as a relationship changes you have to change what you expect from them. Imagine you are married and Read More →

I’m so lucky to have the option to see a Wellness Coach at work for free. She is not a nutritionist, she just helps me organize my health goals, sort of like a therapist but for your health. I want to keep track of all of this for others that might be interested and for Read More →

I feel like my stomach has been in knots for as long as I can remember now. Yes, I have moments of joy and peace but it seems more often than not I’m stressed, tired and an overwhelming feeling of hopelessness. Lately it feels like everyone is hovering over me judging me and picking apart Read More →