Author Archives: Regina Rose

About Regina Rose

Following years of enjoying horrible habits, and putting the needs of others before my own (like all southern girls are required to do) I am seizing an opportunity to use a new tool in order to turn back the hands of time and possibly save myself from entry into an early grave. This "fluffy" lady, is working on being fluffy no more.

Well, a cinch in a pinch can sometimes save an inch!

Yay! For Ladies (who have lost weight recently) only. I am delighted to have been reminded of something I had put way back “on the shelf” of my mind – thanks to Kathie Lee and Hoda on the Today Show. … Continue reading

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OK….drumroll please….I reached my GOAL!!!

I reached my goal in late December, 2011 – that would be a year and two months post-surgery. YAAAYYYY! Now I feel comfortable telling some more of my story – well, the details that I’ve skipped because I wasn’t so … Continue reading

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One year down….a bunch more ahead!

I celebrated my one-year mark of having my Lapband back in October, and I’ve said it before, and I’m saying it again: In ALL honesty, I am SO glad I did this. SO glad – ecstatic, actually. Yes, my life … Continue reading

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Too much!

Several weeks ago I found out what I had worried about since day one of my surgery. I worried where and how it would feel when I had my band adjusted too tightly. I had a particular goal weight in … Continue reading

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The numbers are growing!

I woke up this morning to some news about teens who are undergoing gastric surgeries for weight loss and I have to say, my feelings are mixed. I’d like to know what you think about this subject, so please feel … Continue reading

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OH Behave!

I crack myself up sometimes. I went out to eat with some friends Thursday night, and I ordered Nachos Supreme-o. Did I remember to order HALF an order? No. But I still have hope that maybe one day I’ll shed … Continue reading

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To: YOU!

Iā€™ve had you on my mind today. You, the gastric band patient. You who may be a wife, or a husband, or a single parent, or just YOU ā€“ whoever you are – you and your struggle with weight has … Continue reading

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