About Gastric Girl

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Tomball, TX, United States
My name is Laurie. I'm 34 and I live in a suburb of Houston, TX. My life isn't super exciting or ultra dramatic, but I love it! My blogs are just a peek into my life as I know it. I'm quite random and have an opinion on everything, but I love everyone's aspect on things, even if I disagree. The world would be quite boring if not! :-)


New Blog Award! :)

Thanks to Susy at Shrinking Susy... for giving me this blog award! Susy is a fellow WLS'er as well, and she shares her days with us.. She's such a great person! If you have not checked her out yet, please do!

This award is a dedication for those who love blogging and love to encourage friendships through blogging.

* To seek the reasons why we all love blogging.

* Put the award in one post as soon as you receive it.

* Don't forget to mention the person who gives you the award.

* Answer the awards question by writing the reason why you love blogging.

* Tag and distribute the award to as many people as you like.

* Don't forget to notify the award receivers and put their links in your post.

********************Why I Love Blogging******************

I love blogging for many reasons... the main reason is because there is such a great little community of people that I feel close to, that I have never even met. We communicate through our blogs and our comments, and I consider these people my friends. I also blog to vent my frustrations with life in general... to be real about weight loss surgery... to hold myself accountable... to give and receive support... etc... the list can go on forever! :)

As far as tagging people goes... it's so hard to pick and choose people, so if you are reading this, consider yourself tagged! If I read your blog, know that you have touched my life in some way. If I haven't read your blog, let me know who you are so I can start reading! :) Also, take a look at the "My Peeps" section off to the right.. I know I need to update it a bit, but those are some of my favorite blogs! :)

Hope everyone is doing well.. thanks again Susy! :)


Glam,Glitz&Gut said...

I love reading your blog, you're so funny and you're a great commenter. I was so stoked to see that I'm one of your peeps :)

Laurie said...

I Love your Blog and I think You deserve any award that comes your way! your a great example!!
keep doing what you do! I love my Bloggie Friends!!


Herbalife Las Vegas said...

I will have to check out her blog. I love your blog, you deserve the award. Thanks for all the comments on my blog.

Kim H. said...

YAY! You totally deserve that award :-)

Donna said...

Okay, indulge me...

Being one of your "peeps" is better than being "peeped" on! :)

I know... stupid-silly. It's Friday. I agree... you are deserving of this award. Very thoughtful in your comments to others. :)

Susy said...

Susy thinks your great too. I love my litte internet support friends. Loved your response!

have a great weekend!