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In the Flesh

It was a gift to spend a few days on Cape Cod last week, inserting ourselves into my sister’s annual vacation. Dear son commented at one point, “I love it on Cape Cod. 639 more words


Another Update: Responding to the critics

Personal Note: I know it’s been a long time since my last post, which explained why it had been a long time since my last post before that (thank you everyone for all of your support!)  I am breaking the silence now.

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Body Acceptance

Wet Seal's Plus Size Line

Wet Seal has made a mark with their affordable clothing and trendy styles. Now, they are adding a plus size line to their inventory. This line is set to debut on August 16th, 2014 in stores. 146 more words


Who's That Girl?

When I first got divorced, I was so starved for physical contact and attention that I soaked it up like a sponge. I was flattered by the attention I got and loved feeling sexy and pretty, even if there was ultimately no emotional connection behind it. 901 more words


Powerful new Resource Helps Medical Professionals Understand HAES.

I am very excited to tell you about an epic new article that has appeared in the Journal of Obesity.  This article called, “The Weight-Inclusive versus Weight-Normative Approach to Health: Evaluating the Evidence for Prioritizing Well-Being over Weight Loss” 824 more words

dr deah reblogged this and commented:

Great post by Jeanette de Patie!

Photographing my “different” body

  I have multiple sclerosis (diagnosed over 12 years ago) and my mobility has been reduced over the past few years. I’ve gone from using crutches, to a walker, to a wheelchair to get around. 566 more words

Body Image

Mental Health on the Internet 27/7/2014

Blog of the Week

Somber Scribbler

I love love love the artwork on this blog which is used to illustrate the blogger’s recovery journey with depression. 101 more words