Category Archives: Random Thoughts

Miley Cyrus the latest victim of Fat Ass Attack

Hannah Montana has grown up to be a wonderful young woman, with beautiful curves and a flowing mane — but what do we see? FAT Yep, just another fat ass, just like Demi Lovato who ended up getting (successful) treatment … Continue reading

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My New Rules

I got home from a business trip at 1am, and went in to snuggle up with my 8 year old son before heading to bed. As I left the room, I noticed he had tacked these “RULES” on his door, … Continue reading

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I’ve got a “mood” problem.

Crap, I’ve had a hellava couple months so hope you are in the mood for a rant. Diagnosed with mono (again). I mean, come on — I am 42 years old (total grandma to most of you I know, plus … Continue reading

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Sarah’s list

Found this list on Facebook written by Sarah and wanted to share. This just struck me as a really cool idea…add thoughts as they come about and read through them to reinforce positive reality. See list in process here -Move … Continue reading

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How to fly

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Do you pray?

I think this is the very first post I have ever written about religion. I am not sure why I have avoided the topic, but if I had to guess I would say the topic tends to be off-putting to … Continue reading

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Raisins

I love to find hidden blogs, those focused on body image and eating disorders, they are like little gems just waiting to be discovered. I found Patricia,  the blogger of Beutiful, because she posted on a comment here about her … Continue reading

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What in god’s name is Bergdorf Goodman thinking?

This is a picture from Bergdorf Goodman‘s website. They depict the 19-year-old model Inna Pilipenko in clothing from Mary Kate & Ashley Olsen’s brand  The Row. This is sick ok? Not sexy. Not pretty. Not anything but totally sick.

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Diesel “Be Stupid” Campaign Screams; C’mon girls show us your !@#$%^&?!

Now that I am done hyperventilating over this situation, I think I am in a half way reasonable state of mind to write this post about the Diesel Be Stupid ad campaign, sent to me by the mother of a … Continue reading

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Eating Disorder Search

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Random Post of the Week

I have had the craziest week, no time to post, sitting here lol at these sites I read in Wired so I figured I’d share; Look At This F-ing Hipster (these dudes got a book deal out of this) People … Continue reading

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Dying to fit in; do you know what your tween is not eating?

I recently was interviewed for this ParentsCanada feature story on eating disorders. For those of you who don’t know my real name is Heather, in the article I share some of my worst struggles with an ED during the hell-ish … Continue reading

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What is the point of this blog?

We live in an insanely eating disordered society. A society that is so totally out of control that we have 9 year old girls dieting, models dropping dead from anorexia, and fat people being treated as if they are a … Continue reading

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Skinny Boy: Male Eating Disorders

I am finally ready to post about male eating disorders; thanks to my husband finding the book Skinny Boy by Gary Grahl at the library a few weeks back. Gary Grahl is from Wisconsin…kind of freaky since the last book … Continue reading

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Miss Universe Australia: kicked out of pageant for being too skinny

Ya think???!!!   This woman is 5'11 weighing in at 108pounds. C'mon- A) How did she make it this far without being flagged an anorexic? B) This is not an attractive figure by any means, so don't fool yourself. C) This … Continue reading

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Veggie loving teens…parents beware to this ED warning sign.

Is Vegetarianism a teen eating disorder? Time Magazine recently studied this topic, which brought back many memories of my early-teen-disordered-eating habits. I was about 15 or so, when I decided to cut the meat out of my diet. I remember … Continue reading

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Discovery Health Series: Pregnant ED sufferers

Are you pregnant and struggling with your eating disorder? Discovery Health is producing a documentary focused about expectant women whose pregnancies are exacerbated by a difficult circumstance in their lives. They are seeking an ED sufferer who is currently between … Continue reading

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Random Cool Stuff

So many posts, so little time! Here is a bunch of interesting info that has come my way that I need to share in Cliff's Notes fashion! Pro Anorexia Documentary Watch for "The Truth about Online Anorexia" airing in the … Continue reading

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No insurance? No cash? No dice.

"This disease takes our best and brightest." Words spoken from a glassy-eyed father, arms folded in defeat, as he tells of his once genius-level violin playing daughter who can now barely hold down a part-time job.  "Where will she go?" Inquires a small business … Continue reading

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