Step Two: Formal Consultation with Surgeon

Two weeks ago I completed step two. The feel of this visit was completely different from the feel of Step One. In the waiting room there were more people closer to my size than at Step...

Step One: The Seminar

In my neck of the woods, step one is to attend a bariatric surgery information session.  This session is held in a pretty large auditorium with a lengthy powerpoint presentation. This is where you...

The Why

Why did I decide to take steps to getting Weight Loss Surgery? This is why… This is an x-ray from my left knee from 2015. This was taken in June 2015 when I killed...

When To Take The Next Step

In 2010, my doctor sent me on my way with a ton of papers in my hand to get weight loss surgery. I step up my first appointment and secured a baby sitter. While...

Wanna-Be

When I discover your existence last year, it was like looking into a broken mirror. Everything about you screamed you wanted to be like me.  When I met you in person days later, I...

Two Weeks of Calisthenics

Where do I even start when it comes to me and fitness? Three years ago I was able to complete the NYC Marathon. I did all the training required to successfully complete that distance....