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Weight Loss = Fat Shaming?

Posted under Body Image, Health, Heart Rate, Plans and Goals, Running, Streak, Support - Jun 24th, 13 - Comments Off on Weight Loss = Fat Shaming?

I have been indirectly accused of fat-shaming twice this weekend. Once was in a response to a discussion about a blogger who lost 30 pounds and then was accused of fat-shaming because she answered questions about how she did it and posted before and after pictures. The second hurt more because it was a friend […]

Can You Have That?

Posted under 2006, Family, Plans and Goals, Support - Jun 11th, 06 - Comments Off on Can You Have That?

I have been dieting forever.  I think I’ve been seriously dieting since mid-1996, when my baby was just six months old.  (And in the 90s, it worked.  I got back to within 5 pounds of my pre-pregnancy weight.)  My husband is very supportive of my weight loss efforts (but I think he would like me […]


Posted under Support - Feb 1st, 06 - Comments Off on Support

Probably the hardest thing to deal with right now is acknowledging that I have no support in this.  I used to think that DH was supporting me by cooking my special meals, but now I realize that by his refusal to eat healthier along with me, he’s setting me up for failure. I feel guilty […]