Day 28: Do you want that 'gap' between your legs? I really don't care either way. The 'gap' has nothing to do with healthy weight and everything to do with how your hips are set. Obviously because I'm overweight, my thighs are too large to have that gap, but -- if I recall right --... Continue Reading →
Day 27: How do you deal with being around food? I try to eat just enough to feel full until my next meal, and have only small snacks. My family has been incredibly supporting in avoiding bringing junk into the houses.
Day 24: How do you feel about the terms pro-ana and pro-mia? I actually had to look these terms up because I had never heard them before, and now I'm feeling pretty sickened by the concepts. For those who don't know, they are the promotion of anorexia and bulimia (hence 'ana' and 'mia') -- the... Continue Reading →
Day 23: Did the media play a role in you wanting to lose weight? I honestly can't say for me, but it's highly probable. The media tells us that skinny is attractive, when we should be focusing on what is actually healthy and achievable. If you want to lose weight, that's great, but you should... Continue Reading →
Day 22: What was your lowest weight? How and why did you gain? My lowest weight, once I reached this height and adult age, was 120 lbs (which is extremely underweight). I didn't obtain that weight on purpose, rather I was exercising excessively out of the enjoyment of being outdoors when I first moved to... Continue Reading →
Day 21: What are your clothing sizes? The majority of the clothing I presently wear are sized L (I am a dress size 16). I do wear a fair bit of baggy XL clothing to hide my frame, because I feel uncomfortable about my body.