Being diagnosed with PCOS in 2015 has definitely turned my world upside down. I view my health in a completely different way, my diet is significantly different, and I have a whole new set of challenges that I’m dealing with daily. Since September is PCOS Awareness month I wanted to share my story on how… Read more »
One year ago I went in to what was suppose to be my 20 week anatomy appointment and instead walked out with the devastating news I had a missed miscarriage. I can say with all certainty that today has been the worst day of my life. 💔 — Cristina Robinson (@LovelyGeek) July 4, 2017 A… Read more »
When I started seeing my wonderful nutritionist, Dawna, back in August, my goals were to heal from my loss, get my body healthy for a future pregnancy, and manage my PCOS. While I’ve been doing really well with those goals, I haven’t really dropped any weight; I’ve been going back and forth between the same… Read more »
It’s hard to believe two months have already passed since my loss. I feel like I have done so much in that time in hopes of trying to figure out what went wrong and how to prevent it from happening again. Slowly, I’m getting closer to some answers. Here’s what I’ve accomplished since my last… Read more »
I’ve wanted to write an update for awhile now, but I’ve found myself holding off “until I have more information” or “until the next appointment.” I realized that’s going to be my life the next couple of months, so I figured I’d pop in for an update on where I’m at. TL;DR Pathology report came… Read more »
Life This week I finally got back on track with exercising and eating better. I’ve been worried that my Metformin has stopped working, and because my weight has plateaued since my miscarriage, I decided I really needed to make some significant changes. And to be honest, once I started dropping weight on Metformin, I didn’t… Read more »
TRIGGER WARNING: This post deals with an account of a miscarriage and may be triggering to some people.
I just realized it being the first of April and all that I literally only blogged once in March! Oops! A lot of things happened in March, so here are the highlights! Life I saw Deadpool at the Studio Movie Grill with Joshua, Dani, and my siblings in-laws Cedar, Bobby, and Amber. Great movie and… Read more »
An update on my acne, PCOS, and how I’m eliminating gluten from my diet, along with updates on work and my blog.
In this week’s review I discuss my recent diagnosis with PCOS, my launch of the 2015 CGASC website, and an update on the progress of The Lovely Geek.