Book

Book: Unbearable Lightness: A Story of Loss and Gain, Portia de Rossi

Portia de Rossi, born Amanda Rogers, recounts her struggle with her weight, self-image, eating disorder, and coming to terms with her homosexuality in her memoir, Unbearable Lightness: A Story of Loss and Gain.  The writing is clear, honest, and infinitely relate-able.  She proves that feelings of self-loathing and dissatisfaction with one’s appearance have nothing whatsoever… Continue reading Book: Unbearable Lightness: A Story of Loss and Gain, Portia de Rossi

Weight

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I’m on to the part of my weight loss journey where I am searching for the end point.  It’s around here somewhere!  180 pounds was my goal first goal weight, which I reached in August last year.  Since then, I’ve been taking it in 5 pound increments.  First 175, then 170 now 165 is my… Continue reading 169

The Past is the Past

I lost 100+ pounds, gained it all back, lost it again, and I will never gain it back.

One year ago today, I started this blog. (Happy Birthday, Blog!) One of my first posts summed up my prior weight struggles: I lost 100+ pounds and gained it all back Here I am, exactly one year later and I have undone the damage that I previously did and undid and did again.  So today… Continue reading I lost 100+ pounds, gained it all back, lost it again, and I will never gain it back.