Archive for January 2012

Ellen Cagnassola: Revealing a Weight Loss Journey

The tweet from @Sweetsoaps was simple: “Used to be size 18, now 8. Watched my mom die slowly from diabetes at 59. Changed my life.” Intrigued, I had to find out more about Ellen Cagnassola’s weight loss journey.  I knew Ellen casually from a few tweets on Twitter, but this was the first time we... Read more »

ACL Reconstruction Surgery is Worse Than Childbirth

It’s been exactly a month since I plopped myself down on the surgical table at Edward hospital to replace the ACL that I had torn off a year ago while barefoot water skiing.  I scored a bonus with the anesthesiologist who was a former water skier– we talked about water sports before he sent me... Read more »