Thoughts and things…

December 13, 2013
by mandemonious

To wed and be well-fed

Content Note: Negative self/body talk, distorted body image, dieting, restricting I had a body image breakdown three months before my October wedding. I had just received my wedding dress and it would not zip up past my waist, no matter … Continue reading

November 9, 2013
by mandemonious
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Name of the game: Body Shame

Content Note: Disordered eating, negative self-talk, dieting, restricting Is there anything I haven’t tried to lose a pound, or an inch, or two? I’ve never had surgery, but I’ve certainly tried scores of diets, dozens of different diet pills, and … Continue reading

October 29, 2013
by mandemonious

How I learned to stop worrying and love my body…despite my lack of a “thigh-gap”

Content Note: dieting, restricting, distorted body image, body shaming language. So – What’s my story, anyway? Do I really love my body? Let’s just say: I’m a work in progress, but I AM progressing. Have I reached my “ideal” body … Continue reading