Health · My Lifestyle

What I Did in 2013 Instead of Obsessing Over My Weight

There was a distinct moment in 2012 when everything changed for me.  It happened the day after I fell and hit my head and got a concussion.  I was sitting around feeling weird (concussions will do that to you) and it suddenly occurred to me that I spent an inordinate amount of time thinking about… Continue reading What I Did in 2013 Instead of Obsessing Over My Weight

Not Your Typical Weight Loss Story

This is Not Your Typical Weight Loss Story – Part 2, “Susan”

This is the second in a series of posts I am publishing that have been written by friends at my request.  If you listen to the narrative of the media and diet industry, weight loss is simple: lose weight, live happily ever after, the end.  However, this is rarely the something that actually happens.  My… Continue reading This is Not Your Typical Weight Loss Story – Part 2, “Susan”

Not Your Typical Weight Loss Story

This is Not Your Typical Weight Loss Story – Part 1, Leah

I am going to be publishing a series of posts written by people I have met who have a variety of experiences with their weight and weight loss.  If you listen to the narrative of the diet industry, weight loss stories are simple: lose weight, live happily ever after. the end.  However, this is rarely… Continue reading This is Not Your Typical Weight Loss Story – Part 1, Leah