body image, food, healthy living, maintenance, mental health, weight loss

maintenance mode, this time with doctor approval

This past Friday I went to my annual women's exam (OH YAY). My Nurse Practitioner (whom I adored) left for another facility soon after my appointment last year so this was my first time meeting my new doctor. Obviously one of the first things she mentioned was my weight, seeing as how I'd gained about… Continue reading maintenance mode, this time with doctor approval

body image, fitbloggin, maintenance, weight loss

accepting the body that is the result of my lifestyle

One of the sessions I attended while at FitBloggin was led by my friend Kelly from CurvyFitGirl. Let me start by saying that every introvert needs a friend like Kelly at a conference: she spent the whole weekend asking people "Do you know my friend Jill?" which sounds like it would be an introvert's hell… Continue reading accepting the body that is the result of my lifestyle