My oh my how things have changed.

This was 8 years ago, less than two months after my weigh loss surgery. I still remember that fat girl. I’ve kept off over 110 pounds. A year after my surgery, I replaced one vice with another. Since I physically couldn’t overeat, I turned to alcohol. I got a buzz super quick! (Numbing feelings, not wanting to deal with the Continue reading My oh my how things have changed.

Today marks my one year being sober.

Today marks my one year being sober. It hasn’t always been easy. There have been several times I wished I could have a drink with friends. Or have a drink after a challenging day at work. Or because the day ended in a y. I wish I could drink and keep it under control. I just can’t. For me, one Continue reading Today marks my one year being sober.

The Day I “Petted” A 120 Pound Albino Boa Constrictor.

Let me start off by saying, like a lot of people, that I am extremely afraid of snakes. My “job” is always changing and I never know what surprises will happen through out the day. Today was no different. The client has this whole Indiana Jones Theme and they thought it would be great to have some HUGE snakes to Continue reading The Day I “Petted” A 120 Pound Albino Boa Constrictor.