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About meredithelaine

forty-something. jersey girl in texas via california.

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250 pounds.

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Update

Well I’m a week post-op. I’m a bit achy. Which I guess is to be expected. I’ve got 5 incisions on my belly. The first few days were ROUGH. Keeping water down was a challenge, let alone other clear liquids … Continue reading

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Tomorrow it’s surely nearer now

I hear that Morrissey is…problematic. Ah well.  The song somewhat fits the theme of this post. Tomorrow is the day! Gastric sleeve surgery! I am both nervous and excited.  I’ve never had any sort of surgery before.  I’m also nervous … Continue reading

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It’s The Final Countdown

I am exactly one week out from my surgery.  I am both excited and scared.  I’ve never had surgery before. I’ve started my low carb, low fat, high protein pre-op diet.  Good times.  On the day before surgery, I can … Continue reading

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I gotta believe that you’re there when I sing

Weird-ass video aside, I’m in love with this song.  Another strong showing from Jimmy Eat World.  This song is on repeat. I’m sitting on the couch, half-high on muscle relaxers.  My neck is still bothering me.  A week later, and … Continue reading

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Back to school again…

Ah yes, as a bonus prize for visiting my blog, you get excellent video content such as the one above.  LOL. Several months ago, my husband went back to school.  The company pays for it, so why not?  He’s going … Continue reading

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Our little group has always been, and always will be, until the end

I have spent much of the day listening to/watching Tori Amos videos on YouTube.  It’s good background music for whatever else I’m doing.  Which is mainly pinning stuff on Pinterest, and Facebook scrolling.  I’m spending more and more time alone.  … Continue reading

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