Friday Flashbacks: Heavy Heart

There’s nothing amazing about this post I wrote March 5, 2010. Still, I sometimes like to remember how it hurt to wait, so I can sympathize with others whose worlds are in treacherous limbo. My aching words during our Ugandan adoption process… after Ugandan adoption shut down. __________________________________________ via My heart is broken. Adoption is … [Read more…]

Self-Hatred as a Tool for Weight Loss

via I’m not saying I was ever anorexic.  I’ve always been a healthy weight.  But it doesn’t take an eating disorder for a girl to have disordered eating. From my early twenties until I became pregnant with Caroline, I became increasingly obsessed with my weight and caloric intake.  My college roommates were equally obsessive, and … [Read more…]