Tag Archives: Bariatric Breakthrough Challenge

Has it really been a year???? Thank you does not really cover it for me!


Today is a really big day in my life.  One year ago today, I was hosting “Fit Living” radio, just starting the Bariatric Breakthrough Challenge conference series, teaching different support groups on the Gulf Coast with Ben, just opening my … Continue reading

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In the BLINK of an eye…….Musings on POSITIVITY and how I keep it in my world.


I like to think of myself as a pretty positive person.  In fact, sometimes I get picked on for that trait.  Sometimes people will tell me that they just do not understand how I can always speak as if life … Continue reading

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Way to go Dr. Oz


Yesterday was a good day for the image of bariatric surgery in the mainstream media. Most of the time, if you see a story on gastric bypass, LapBand, or any other type of bariatric surgery on television, it is portrayed in a … Continue reading

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Three years seem like light-years…….


A lot can happen in three years.  A lot can also change in three years.  Well, actually, my life since 2005 is proof that a lot can change in 24 hours really.  But January 14, 2012 and January 14, 2009 … Continue reading

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Healthy Through The Holidays Week 3!


You guys are rocking the exercise!  This is such a great way to get a head start on the busy holiday season and prepare your body for the madness!  There will be so much going on for many of us … Continue reading

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Healthy Through The Holidays Week One- November 7-13


If you have not done so, be sure to LIKE the Healthy Through The Holidays Facebook page to join the contest. I cannot tell you how excited I am about this contest.  Not just because my sponsors from the Bariatric … Continue reading

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How many lives have to be lost before insurers WAKE UP?


Obesity is a terrible disease.  It is a deadly disease.  I dare anyone to argue with me that it is a disease.  Here is the definition of disease from Webster’s: “a condition of the living animal or plant body or … Continue reading

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