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So we started week 3 of Paleo today.  There have been a few cheats and rules broken but over all we have stuck to it.  I have lost ten pounds since beginning this lifestyle change.  110 more words

Food Addiction

Pondering addiction - Part 1

I read an article while lolling in bed this morning desperately trying not to think about it being the last day of my Summer 5 1/2 week holidays and the imminent return to work tomorrow. 1,003 more words


Confession to be Made

I started flowing a gluten-free and dairy-free diet at the end of 2014/early 2015…about a month ago. The first 2 weeks were pretty bad, looking for foods that didn’t have gluten or dairy, but also didn’t suck. 679 more words

The gift of desperation

I have mentioned before that the boundaries I keep around my food are strict. That do not eat sugar, grains or starch, including starchy vegetables. I control my portions exactly. 841 more words


Adult Children of Alcoholics

I was in the sixth grade when my mother received her first DUI. It was 2011 and I was 11 years old waiting for my mother to pick me up from school when I was called into the principal’s office. 665 more words


Deliver me into my fate / if I'm alone I cannot hate

Work has become a living nightmare. My patients are OK, but administration is making it very difficult for any of us to do our jobs. They’ve increased the level of our required face-to-face time with patients; if patients don’t attend scheduled appointments it will count against us (apparently because we aren’t “engaging” enough… Look, I can be the nicest person in the world, but if your car doesn’t start or your kid’s in the hospital, it has less to do with my skills to build rapport and more to do with shit happening beyond anyone’s control). 377 more words

Food Addiction

The First of Many.

I could remember the first time like it was yesterday.

The first time I ever used my own money to purchase too much food. The rush I felt when I ate it all, and that thin line I walked between pain and pleasure. 592 more words

Eating Disorder