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Vickie Mac

Iâ??m 31 and a chubby chick living a quiet life in Canadaâ??s capital. I recently had lap-band surgery and spend a lot of time in the digital domain so this is where I dish the dirt on my journey from the fatness to the fitness (and anything else I find online worth serving up)!
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Open wide…or How I’m Dealing with a Dilated Esophagus by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss ****The was written back in January but I forgot to publish it. Silly me!***** I bet you think you know what full is. I bet you think you know what it feels like to eat so m ... Read on »
Who do you think you are or How I found the truth about the Fake Fella by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I’ve been wracking my brain for months on how to tell this tale. It’s crazy. It’s bizarre. It’s utterly ridiculous. And apparently, it’s altogether normal for someone who sp ... Read on »
The Commitments or How I changed my Slimband story by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss When I started this blog, it was to share my Slimband story. Well, it’s been nearly 4 years and things here at the Digital Diva Blog have evolved a bit. I do still share my ... Read on »
Thanks for the Memories or How I Survived a PB-Free Thanksgiving by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss It’s Thanksgiving weekend here in Canadia which is always a challenging time for this luscious lapband patient. It’s a weekend of alcohol overindulgence and too much turkey. ... Read on »
Bootyliscious or How Not to Tell a Big Chick She’s Sexy by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss This, my third video blog, is packed full of updates on my mortgage situation, a couple of long overdue shout-outs, and little something about the Disappearing American’s wo ... Read on »
You’re Sexy and He Knows It or How You Should be Feeling When You’re Shagging Your Fella by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I’ve literally just finished reading an article on XOJane.com and I HAD to share it! I would normally just post the link but it hit me so hard I simply have to share the who ... Read on »
Shake it Off or How One TedTalk Inspired Me to be Courageous by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss First off, I just need to take some time to thank each and every one of you for taking the time to watch my first video blog post! To those who sent me their words of encour ... Read on »
Don’t Leave Me Like That or The Curious Case of the Disappearing American by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I recently had the pleasure of meeting a seemingly nice young American man. Something strange happened during our date so I decided to share it as a vLog rather than a writt ... Read on »
Where Do We Go From Here? or The Night I didn’t Meet Kaiser Soze by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Ever since I decided to tell the tale of the Fake Fella, I knew I’d have trouble putting together my follow-up post. I had no idea what was going to happen but I couldn’t im ... Read on »
It’s been a Long Time Coming or How I Learned a Lesson in Stranger Danger by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Wow! It’s actually been months since I took the time to sit down and spill all the sordid secrets of my love life as a plus size princess on the journey to Onederland. One c ... Read on »
How to Date a Fat Girl. by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Reblogged from Adipose Activist: I've thankfully been in a relationship for over two years now--I say thankfully, because it's tough out there (well, that and I'm very much ... Read on »
The Matter of the Meathead and the Digital Diva or Nothing Good Ever Comes of What Happens After 2am by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I seem to have found myself in a rather precarious position. Back in September I shared the news that after only two wild weeks, the matter of the Meathead and the Digital ... Read on »
Don’t Put Your Head on My Shoulder or How Spooning Leads to Forking by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss One thing I’ve always known but have tried my best to change about myself is that I’m not much of a snuggler. I do, however, love me a great big bear hug and I am indeed p ... Read on »
Fat and Proud... by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Reblogged from Pretty Little Peculiar: I discovered something this week.  Im plus size, yup Im fat… No I haven’t suddenly gained a load of weight, ... Read on »
Mixed Mushroom Pasta by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss This  Mixed Mushroom Pasta  looks amazeballs. I’m not supposed to eat much pasta what with my lap-band and the tiny tummy but when I do want pasta, I want it to look/taste ... Read on »
How Meatheads Remind Me That I’m Effing Fabulous by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Well, it is with both delight and dismay that after two steamy weeks, I report that the tawdry tryst with the gorgeous goon is over. The whole thing was just a tad too sor ... Read on »
I Get Scared or How Doing One Thing Every Day That Scares Me Has Turned Me Into A Porn Star by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Do one thing every day that scares you, right? Boy, do I wish I’d known what that was going to mean when I decided I would embrace that philosophy. I mean, you’d think a w ... Read on »
Picture this by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Whilst scrolling through my StalkBook timeline yesterday, I stumbled across an article featured in Oprah Magazine that I thought I should share. The article is a feature w ... Read on »
I Was Outta My Head, I Was Outta My Mind by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss I’m happy. You heard it right, I’m genuinely happy! I’m back in Ottawa, close to the people I love, doing a job I love, in an apartment I love, with lots of potential for ... Read on »
We eat less healthy than we think [infographic] by Vickie Mac Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Source:  We eat less healthy than we think [infographic] . Uhhh, duh. Read on »