So I’ve been having a lot of trouble with negative self-talk recently. It stems from a couple of different places. 1. I talked about the impact of tragedy in recovery – self-talk is one of those ways that my Eating Disorder is getting louder in this time of sadness. 2. Seeing my family was hard.
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I went to a local consignment store today to get some summer clothes. My size changes too often for me to justify paying full price for clothes so I look for second hand clothes until my body sorts itself out and decides what size it wants to be. As I was looking through the racks
Summertime is hard for those of us with body image issues and eating disorders. Messages are EVERYWHERE in the media about bodies and food. Lose 10lbs before summer, your best bikini body, best and worst celebrity bodies, even entire issues of magazines dedicated to hundreds of photos of celebrities in bathing suits! There is more
This weekend I was supposedto go visit my grandparents, then head over to my Aunt and Uncle’s house to meet my cousin’s fiancee. I say “supposed to go” because I didn’t go – yes, I bailed on my own family. I really should have gone. The last time I saw my family was at the
This seems to be a popular topic lately… I thought my weight gain was slowing down (FINALLY) but it appears I was getting too eagar too quickly. After a (fairly hefty) weight gain over the last 2 weeks I feel once again annoyed and defeated. My body image is distorted, I know that, but it’s