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My weight loss journey in the past year

Author’s Note: This is not something I really ever though I would be ok to share because, to be honest, it is completely humiliating…but I’ve realized that maybe this can help someone else.  1,195 more words

Life Lessons

Dry Suit Demolition

I study Marine Environmental Science at university and as part of my course I got the opportunity to do my Advance Open Water PADI diver qualification. 520 more words



Just thought you should know.

It has officially been 24 hours since I decided to go back on the diet, and I feel good. 308 more words


How do I love myself?

​People tell me repeatedly to love myself, but nobody actually tells me how to love myself. I’m told to let go of negative self-images, but forcing myself to chant a mantra of ‘I am beautiful whatever size I am’ does not mean I actually believe those words, I don’t believe them, because I am also also told that beauty is in the eye of the beholder and quite simply put there are no beholders interested in my kind of beauty.

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Love Myself

Weekly Weigh-In: Week 44

So, I thought the scale was starting to love me again! I was wrong! ARGH. 223.4 lbs this week, which is a gain of 0.4 lbs from last Thursday. 492 more words

Weight Loss

The Number 8

I asked a boy how pretty I am…that was where I knew I fucked up.

I asked him on a scale of 1-10 how pretty am I? 814 more words

First Day of The Reset

First day of the reset. I woke up and my first thought was my sugarless coffee and believe me it was not a good first thought in the morning. 407 more words