Weigh-Ins are on FRIDAYS - Updated January 13, 2017

Surgery Date: October 20, 2009:

Hit my goal weight on December 17, 2010:

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Food Focus is GONE

I know that I have posted about this previously, but this is a MAJOR new phenomenon for me in the last few weeks.

Food is no longer a focus.  I do not live to eat anymore. 

How did I get to this place of food not being the center of my universe?  I'm not sure.  After 30+ years of food always getting my full attention at all times, it's rather weird.

Here are recent examples of food not being a focus anymore:
  • I notice that it's 10am or later before I realize that I haven't eaten anything all day...my thought is usually  "Wow, I'm really hungry, I should eat something" and then I don't eat anything until 11am or 12pm because I'm too busy with life or nothing sounds good to eat.
  • Out to dinner last night at a Mexican restaurant...barely ate 1/3 of a cup of beans/carnitas/cheese and just wasn't interested in eating anymore and pushed the plate away.  Just a month or so ago, I would have eaten the entire plate and wonder what was for dessert.
  • I am definitely at my sweet spot.  It's official.
My tag line a the top of my blog is coming true... "If hunger isn't the problem, then eating isn't the solution."

Random Thoughts Of The Day:
  • No Workout Wednesday today...I'm getting a mani/pedi instead :)  hah!
  • Saw 140.2 lbs this morning....all time low.
  • I get to have a fabulous dinner with an AWESOME Bandster on Friday night! Can't wait!

13 comments:

  1. Hey, thanks for the shout-out! Can't wait to see you. :-)

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  2. Wow! I don't think I'll ever reach that place but I applaud those that do. I almost never forget to eat but I've always been a big breakfast eater and that starts me out early in the day with "What can I have for my next meal."

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  3. I hope to reach your place one day soon... :)

    Congrats on seeing the 140.2!

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  4. This is the precisely the state of mind, I'm trying to train myself for....You have achieved so much on so many levels: physical, mental and spiritual...Awesome.

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  5. This is my ultimate goal. I think if I can get here mentally then the number on the scale will just do what it should do without my daily obsession. You are a great inspiration!!

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  6. I would love to be in that mode. I am hoping once I can get a fill again I will not be so focused on what's to eat. You are certainly a poster girl for the Lapband.

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  7. TOTAL sweet spot! This is it! I love being here, and I have only been here for the past couple months. This is how normal people live. Amazing, right!

    So happy for you!

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  8. isn't the sweet spot sweet! congrats. you might soon be saying you weigh one thirty something. wowzers

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  9. This is so awesome!!! I'm so happy for you!

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  10. wow way to go!

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  11. What a fun and great post!! YAY!!

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