Zen lady

Location: Australia
Member since 7/11/2014


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Cutting the String on my Yoyo! - English born living in Sydney, Australia, AU

I'm 61 and I've been yoyo-ing between size 12 and 18 since I was a teenager. Up and down this same 65lbs about 10 times in all. Every day is a battle and although I've won many days, the only inevitable loss I have at the end, is in the battle. I've hit 61 and I just can't battle again. I tried the lap band on one down-swing of my yoyo, but I missed eating normally, as in a variety of foods,... READ MORE

Recent comments from Zen lady

I'm post sleeve 6 months and I've been back to enjoying one of two coffees every day and continuing my weight loss be it very slowly this last 6 weeks once I'd reached my surgeons goal and a healthy weight.. I was never told to give up... READ COMMENT

The sleeve is the best decision I've made for my physical and emotional health, I'm at my surgeons goal weight and well below my own hopes and dreams. The only small negative was the thinning hair from 3 months post op until NOW! it... READ COMMENT

Dmiller2908, great loss and lovely for you that it's gone so well. Enjoy! READ COMMENT

I've had lovely understanding support from so many here I don't plan to leave at all, my journey isn't over and I want to write in a year, in two years, in three and four, that it still works and I work it, and I'm sure confident it will. READ COMMENT

I can't let today's weigh in go without acknowledging I have made my surgeon's goal of 165 lbs or 75 kilos. That's just over 50 lbs on this 5 month sleeve journey, at at 5' 8", and 61 years of age, I'd be very happy to stay around this... READ COMMENT