This is the lowest point

232. I’ve never in my life been as heavy as I am right now. On top of everything going on right now with quarantining and social distancing and lack of alone time and too much alone time and comfort eating we now have a new crisis. The crisis isn’t even...

Migraine from Hades

I was starting to get the hang of starving each morning. Really, that’s what it was. I decided I needed to read more on exactly how intermittent fasting worked so I could explain to myself why I was putting myself through that every morning. The best...

A closer look at fear

There’s a lot of talk about how there are likely many people walking around shedding this coronavirus without knowing it. They’re asymptomatic or pre-symptomatic or whatever other label they’ve created.  The family has been in this house for 4...

Quarantine 15

I keep seeing memes joking about how we are all sheet-caking and will gain 15 pounds when we get out of this Pandemic Life. I do love a good meme. Until my knee started making that gross dog chew toy noise and my lower spine felt like it isn’t fully connected....

Grieving our Losses

Quarantine. Am I right? HA! In the stages of grief, I believe I’ve completed the course. I’m sure there will be continuing education credits I’ll be forced to endure, but here, in week 4, I have a solid grasp on the mood swing that is Pandemic Life....

Herstory

As I stumbled out of bed and made my daily trek into the bathroom to pee and brush my teeth, I walk by an obscenely large builder-grade mirror over the sinks. So every morning I get a good view of the state of my body through the lens of half-focused eyes and bad...