Cooper Institute

2 01, 2014

Introducing Coach Pandora! Heres to a new us Slender Seekers

By |2014-01-02T13:05:17+00:00January 2nd, 2014|My Story, Bariatric Fitness, Bariatric Wellness, Life After Weight Loss|3 Comments

About two years ago around this time, I had decided that I wanted to become a personal trainer. I knew I wasn't anywhere near ready yet, I had a lot to do in my own journey still, but my goal was to get my ISSA Certification and be ready as soon as my body was. As I started 2012 I had a goal of having several bouts of reconstructive plastic surgery after having lost 260 [...]

26 02, 2013

One Person Can Make a Difference Choose To Be That Person

By |2013-02-26T02:33:45+00:00February 26th, 2013|My Story|2 Comments

It’s so hard for me to decide what to write about sometimes. Usually I have so many ideas that picking one is difficult, tonight though I have one pressing thought in my mind. "One Person Can Make a Difference." Pam Davis and I at the OAC Convention Costume Party Welcoming Ceremonies Dinner in Dallas, TX October 2012 This was the title of a blog post by Pam Davis, RN, CBN, Chairman of the OAC Board [...]

23 02, 2013

WEGO Awards Finalist Cooper Institute Scholarship Recipient and Powell Pack Love

By |2013-02-23T01:19:59+00:00February 23rd, 2013|My Story|1 Comment

There are days when I really wish that the things that I had to share with you were more inspiring and less depressing; today is not one of them. ::Snicker:: I have such great news to share! So let’s go start at the beginning of the week and work my way down. I had my 3-month post-operative reconstructive thigh lift follow-up appointment with Dr. O'Brien at the Waldorf Center and everything is healing well, I have the [...]