An unexpected benefit of my weight loss journey is that I have rediscovered the joy of writing. Keeping this blog has been inspiring for me and I love the online interaction I get. It’s so interesting and informative to read your responses, thoughts and comments. It has helped me immensely to share myself this way… Continue reading Look, I’m Writing about Something other than my Weight!
You step on the scale. Nothing new, you do this every day. If you are wise, you weigh-in at the same time every day under the same conditions, for example, after using the bathroom and before taking a shower. There are three possible results: You weigh the same as you did yesterday. You weigh less… Continue reading Is the Scale Rollercoaster Taking You For a Ride?
The human body is an amazing and perplexing thing. It can be made to do many things that at first thought may seem impossible from acrobatics and athletic achievements to surviving seemingly deadly accidents and recovering from supposedly lethal diseases. But there are some things it cannot do. The body needs certain inputs to survive. … Continue reading Just Stop Breathing.
In this riveting new docu-series, eight people battle their addiction to the one thing they literally can’t live without: food. At Shades of Hope, a rural Texas treatment center, these desperate clients struggle through an intense 42-day treatment plan led by maverick therapist Tennie McCarty. Using unorthodox methods and a tough-love approach, Tennie asks her… Continue reading Addicted to Food?
After overcoming disordered eating in her teens, Crystal Renn rose to fame as a plus size model and author of the book Hungry, a memoir about starving herself thin to fulfill her dream of modeling, her recovery, and venture into the world of plus size modeling. Crystal gained fame for embracing her curves and modeling… Continue reading Crystal Renn – A Role Model for Body Acceptance at any Size