Itty Bitty’s Moving


Hello my friends, I am in the process of transfering my wordpress.com blog to my new website http://www.ittybittyboomer.com - please check out the new website, and register there to continue following me while I'm in this strange time of transition! With any luck within a week everything here will be there ... Thank you! The Itty Bitty …

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Head Battles – WLS Journey – 10 years and 6 months later


  Yeah, it's been a while, but as I recently read on one of my favorite blogs, life happens.  And life has been happening. It's a never ending - obesity and head battles. And I am now half way in between the two weights. I often contemplate how I got my head into that  place …

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Mommy’s Advocacy, Inc.


Or it seems like that should be my profession .... at least this last week. So I think we are settling down with the boy child's needs - we have him enrolled in a MediCal managed health care plan and it should fall into place tomorrow. We will call so he can choose a primary care physician.  We …

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Navigating MediCal Part II


A very long and frustrating day.   And another day of learning. After completing enrollment (with the help of a Covered California consultant) for Kaiser Managed Health Care plan, the MediCal ombudsman's office was kind enough to agree to expedite the activation of the insurance once we faxed them a "permission letter" from Kaiser accepting his enrollment. …

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Weight Loss Surgery Post Op Stuff


I don’t know how time passes so quickly. Again, almost every day my intention is to post an entry. And then the day is gone. There is much going on in my life – things I want to share because I need to – some of those things I am equally hesitant to share, blogs …

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Surgically Altered Freak … And Happy To Be


This is the front of a t-shirt I got at a weight loss surgery convention a few years ago and is one of my favorites!  It wasn't meant as a "dis" but a celebration of our success as gastric bypass post-ops.  It truly was the hit of the conference! That being said, I, as I'm …

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Why do I love you? Let me count the ways!


Through my event planning contacts, I ran across this blog this morning - 365 Days Of Love. The concept of this blog is that if you can find 365 things you love about your spouse, significant other, or anyone in your life for that matter, then you have an incredible chance of that relationship lasting …

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