Look What's Cookin Now!


Sophia is THRILLED to announce that her MILE IN YOUR SHOES wellness walk was selected for a Wellness Grant and will go in to action later this summer! Stay tuned... 


Sophia was tapped by the Wellness Program to be the Keynote Speaker at the new Wellness Ambassador Luncheon for Tricore!  Love sharing my journey!


Sophia has been chosen once again to be a 2016 Presbyterian Wellness Ambassador! 


Sophia has completed another race!  Add the DUKE CITY HALF to this list!


After careful review it looks like Sophia's Gastric Sleeve surgery has failed... but not to worry!  Presbyterian Bariatric Surgeon, The AMAZING  Dr. William Van Rice to the rescue!  Sophia will undergo a Gastric Bypass revision 6/15/2015!


Sophia has been selected to compete in the 2015 Presbyterian CHOPPED Cooking Comp!  UPDATE*** Sophia took 2nd place by 1 point to Exec. Chef Abel  


Sophia's Wellness Journey was highlighted in the Presbyterian news letter! 


Sophia is THRILLED to announce that she was selected to be a 2015 Presbyterian Wellness Ambassador!  More to come...


We have a new JOB! Sophia will be calling Presbyterian Healthcare Services home as a Pre-Registration Customer Service Call Center Representative! 


The Gettys family is heading back to the Mainland!  This time we're calling Albuquerque,NM home!  GREEN CHILE HERE WE COME! 


After 4 years of slow success on her journey to wellness, Sophia has decided to take the plunge and will undergo Gastric Sleeve surgery!  Look for pics and updates on this new chapter in her weight loss journey!!


Sophia is thrilled to announce that her husband Eric has landed a dream position at the Kona Brewing Company in Kona, Hawaii! The entire family will be relocating to Kona later this month.


Congratulations Sophia Gettys!
You have been recognized in the SEED - Peer To Peer program by Donald Howarth in the category of Ownership.
Here is what was said about you:
Thank you for your willingness to participate in my Compliance training and practicing daily our food safety standards--including correct f...
ood handling, personal hygiene, all other challenges in the providing safe food to those we serve--not to forget cleaning and sanitation. This knowledge helped you do very well in the recent State of Colorado Health Inspection. Sophia, thank you for working with me and making this a priority and a part of monitoring your own minute-by-minute processes throughout your work day.

A copy of this email has been sent to your manager.
Reference # 814511780662See More— at Children's Hospital Colorado.


Sophia completes the Fetal Hope 5K (sponsored by my friends at BornFit*) with friends from Girls on the Run!


Sophia Completes the full 26.2 Chicago Marathon and begins first official culinary position as a Catering Cook at the Children's Hospital of Colorado!


Sophia will be running the 2012 Chicago Marathon with Team Make a Wish of the Make a Wish Foundation on October 7th!  If you'd like to make a donation to the Make A Wish Foundation on her behalf please click here! 


Sophia is pleased to announce her envolvement as a Chef Educator with the national non profit Cooking Matters!


Sophia is proud to announce that she is the new Spokes Mom/Blogger for the grass roots campaign Livewell Colorado! Check out my latest blogs here!


Sophia is THRILLED to announce that after 3 years of trying find an affordable program, she will begin culinary school at Johnson and Wales University's ACE (Adult Continuing Education) Program at the end of November 2011!


Sophia's story was featured on Glamafit.com


Sophia is thrilled to announce that you can catch the entire season 1 of the Food Network hit series, Worst Cooks in America on HULU.com for free!  If you missed it, make sure to check it out!!


Sophia is featured in the Denver Post Fitness year end wrap up!



Sophia completed her goal of finishing the ING NYC Marathon! Thanks to all her Sponsors and friends for their support!


Thanks to donations from friends and family for her chosen charity Team For Kids ( and an extra generous donation from the amazing company BornFit) Sophia is able to officially confirm her spot to run in this years ING NYC MARATHON ON NOV 7th 2010!! 


Once again, Sophia's blog on hybridmom.com has made it Yahoo Shine!


Sophia made her debut as a plus size fitness model for an article in the Denver Post July 27, 2010!


Runner's Roost of Colorado is the newest sponsor to sign on to aide Sophia on her journey to NYC!  Runner's Roost has lined Sophia up with local running and training group Runner's Edge of the Rockies lead by Mr. David Manthey!


The City of Aurora, CO Parks and Rec will help this former Worst Cook meet her culinary goals!   Sophia will be taking classes with Aurora City Parks and Rec to promote the city's outstanding culinary courses


Check out official pics of Sophia proudly sporting sponsor BornFit apparel,  taking the finish line of her first race on the road to NYC the Bolder Boulder!


Sophia had an amazing chat today (6/8/2010) with nationally syndicated radio talk show host and life coach Mel Robbins about confidence and keeping focused on the goal of reaching the ING NYC Marathon.  


Sophia is excited to announce the sponorship of Sports Performance Psychologist Ashley Anderson, M. A  of GUTS Coaching ServicesSophia mentally prepared to dominate the road NYC!


The Boulder Daily Camera talks to Sophia about social networking during the BolderBoulder 


Yahoo.com's SHINE! has chosen Sophia's latest rant from hybridmom.com for their Healthy Living FEATURED BLOG !


Cafemom.com has featured Sophia's journey to NYC in their latest e-mag issue!


Sophia is THRILLED to announce the sponsorship of BornFit on her journey to the ING NYC MARATHON! 


Sophia is documenting her journey to the NYC Marathon and adventures in the kitchen on the e-magazine HybridMom.com


Live Cooking Demo on Daybreak Morning Show


Live Cooking Demo on the Deuce's Everyday Show


Worst Cooks in America's Food Network and series World premier -Most watched premier in network history!


KOA Interview With Dave and Lois Jan 2010