Where are my fellow RNYers?

It occurred to me I haven’t posted in well over a month now…then I realized that the bloggers I follow haven’t posted either! Could it be we are all sick of talking about our RNY surgery? Could it be that they too are at a plateau as I have been for six, freaking, long weeks. Or more? Maybe!

I’m 4 months out post-op and only down about 40 pounds. Sure 40 pounds may sound like a lot, but I am frustrated since the scale has been stuck, (yup, it must be broken!) at the EXACT (and I mean EXACT) same weight for about 7 weeks now. Huh? That’s what I say out loud every Tuesday morning (lately) when I step on it. Huh? Or more like: “what the hell?”

So, ok, clearly my body is stalled so I need to start mixing it up again. Good luck to me with it being the holidays. But wait – courage I said – courage is what counts. Do I have the courage to remain complaint? Maybe it’s more like strength, discipline, a wing and a prayer?

Anyway – wish me luck that this plateau breaks soon. I feel like I am the only RNY patient in the world who lost, (fairly easily) 40 pounds, but then – everything stopped. Well, this part isn’t fun!

To my fellow bloggers – I hope you’re still out there. Post soon and let me know you’re alive…let me know how you are doing! Happy Holidays to all!

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About The Wellness Sleuth

Hi, my name is Kat and I live on the east coast in the southern US. I'm a mom of a grown-up human and a furry puppy. I am a Software Engineer, Coach and small busines owner. I published a book in 2007 and keep meaning to start on #2...so, maybe blogging will nudge me along! Please check out the "about" page at thewellnesssleuth.wordpress.com to learn more about this Wellness Sleuth.
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2 Responses to Where are my fellow RNYers?

  1. catijoefarm says:

    Hey Kat! I’m here. Things have been crazy. I haven’t really done much of an update on my surgery either. I guess I’m getting tired of talking about it. I have done well in the losing dept (63 lbs.) but this past month I only lost one pound!!! That is discouraging, but I keep plugging along. Take care!

    Cathy

    • Hi Cathy – glad you’re still “out there”. I hear you – and some days I feel like I’ve forgotten I had surgery! 63 lbs is great — I remember you did GREAT pre-op and lost a good chunk even before your surgery! So a plateau is imminent. My plateau is now at the 7 week mark – “UGH”!! I’m like: COME ON…!! Well let’s hang in there…!

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