Monday, December 31, 2012

Eggface 2012 - The Blog Year in Review

Some of my favorite posts and recipes from the past year. My 6th year post weight loss surgery.

January: Join me! - I've received so many emails and messages that others have joined me on this project, it makes me so happy. I think I'll do something like this again this year.

Shelly's Pancake Bites

February: Shape Magazine - an unexpected honor and a particular yummy day in my pouch

Shelly's Cucumber Sandwiches

March: The Rainbow Connection and What Motivates Me

Shelly's Rainbow Fruit Salad with Nutty Leprechaun Yogurt Dip

April: Ramblings: I'm worth the fight and a particularly yummy day in my pouch

Melted Cold Cut Roll-ups

May: National Strawberries and Cream Day!

Shelly's Mini Protein Strawberry Shortcakes

June: Life After Weight Loss Surgery Q & A - Alcohol and Life After Weight Loss Surgery Q & A - Celebrating and Exercise - 5 for Free


July: Lotsa Love for Leftovers Series

Shelly's Apple Bruschetta

August: Ode to my Favorite Vegetable and Weight Loss Surgery is a DO-BETTER

Grilled Zucchini, Tomato, Mozzarella Salad

September: The Ricki Lake Show Wrap-up

My Ricki Lake Show Appearance

October: Emotional health post weight loss surgery and A-ha Moments

Obesity Action Coalition Award

November: Walk from Obesity and Happy National Deviled Egg Day!

Shelly's Sausage & Pepper Deviled Eggs

December: Holiday Shrimp Cocktail on Ice and Silk Holiday Recipe Contest Winner

Shrimp-Capades

2011 Blasts from the Past
2010 Blasts from the Past

Thanks for joining me on this journey! It is comforting knowing I am never alone. Happy New Year! May your 2013 be filled with good health and happiness.

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P.S. One of my New Year's Resolutions is to blog more so you are going to be sick of me ;)

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

Happy, healthy New Year!! We will never get 'sick' of you so blog away girl!!

Anonymous said...

Hi Shelly! I new to your blog and new to weight loss surgery. I had mine November 6th of this year. I adore all your comments, rambles, and recipes! You have given me so much inspiration. I am trying new things. It's funny how after the surgery you don't think there is life outside of cottage cheese. Thank you sooo much for all your posts honestly don't know where I'd be without reading a lot of them. And its so true how disconnected you feel after. Working right now on trying to feel somewhat normal and your blog has truly helped me feel human! *Luv and Hugs* Happy New Year! ~Laura Rayne

Deb said...

I love your blog and all of your recipes.
Just had my surgery in October and you have so much great information here. Thanks

Anne Gratton said...

Thanks for sharing with us all your recipes--the recipes you share always look so delicious!! And your powerful words of motivation a plus--Happy New Year!!!

Denise H. said...

Oh no! I hope your mum is okay. :(

So....how many raisins did you get this year?

You inspired me to be healthier this New Years Eve. I snuggled in to watch Seacrest with shrimp cocktail, hummus and veggies, and your strawberry cannolis.

XO