“When I’m Wrong, I Say I’m Wrong.”

Besides “Nobody puts Baby in the corner,” the title of this post is my other favorite line from Dirty Dancing.

Lately, I’ve realized that I have made a couple mommy mistakes — mostly to the tune of pushing Maya when she isn’t ready to be pushed.

Allow me to explain … Continue reading ““When I’m Wrong, I Say I’m Wrong.””

Where Does a Year Go?

I cannot believe that in six short days, my baby girl will turn ONE YEAR OLD.

This time last year, I was a hot mess … dealing with the final non-stress tests and ultrasound (when she failed to be “responsive enough”), my pre-op meeting with my OB, last-minute purchases and nursery preparations … and, oh yea … having awful visions of dying on the operating table.

(Note to self: do not watch a video of a C-section if you are about to have the surgery … ignorance is bliss in some instances!). Continue reading “Where Does a Year Go?”

Happy Birthday, Sweet Blog ‘o Mine!!

happy-happy-birthday-balloon-bouquetTales of a (Recovering) Disordered Eater turns one this week — crazy to think about, but it’s true.

For a year now, I’ve been blogging about body image issues, disordered eating, recovery, chewing/spitting, midnight eating, emotional/mindless eating, over-exercising, Points counting, Sparkpeople, blogotherapy, traditional therapy, anxiety, eating disorders, films/books/magazines of interest …

It’s been one helluva ride, and every day that passes without a disordered incident is a step closer to recovery. I love knowing I’m reaching out to others, and that’s what keeps me going. You’ve inspired me, and I hope I can inspire you, too. Continue reading “Happy Birthday, Sweet Blog ‘o Mine!!”