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battling an eating disorder

Battling an Eating Disorder

Beautiful People Do Not Just Happen Guest Blog Written by: Jennifer  Rewind to 2012. It’s a new school year, I’m 24, sitting in a classroom with 18 year olds. “What am I doing with my life, why am I so far behind?” screamed the demons in my head, day in and day out. I’d go…

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Disordered Eating

(a poem by Maddie Trainor) Eating disorder, noun. Any disorder characterized by severe disturbances in eating habits, characterized by Me, noun. Any person characterized by disordered eating, characterized by one-hundred-thirty-four-point-eight-on-a-bad (or maybe good; no, bad) day pounds characterized by egg, 70 calories, on top of toast, 80 calories, with a medium banana, 105 calories Watch…

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Grateful for Fifty Shades of Grey

Did You Say Grateful for Fifty Shades of Grey? Guest Blog is written by: Melody Bergman, blogger for National Center on Sexual Exploitation (the leading national organization addressing the public health crisis of pornography and exposing the links between all forms of sexual exploitation). It’s midnight on New Year’s Eve, and my hubby and I have just…

How Her Pain Turned Into Something Beautiful

Cam’s Story: Her Pain Turned Into Something Beautiful We have partnered again with Vlogsters to introduce Camille Paddock to you.  She’s been through a lot!  She was bullied to the point where she considered taking her own life.  Thankfully, she did not.  She decided to use the challenges she faced for positive change.  She started…

Life is Worth Fighting For

The Enemy is Fighting to Defeat You Written by: Lama-Leah If you were not on this earth, life for everyone else who is still here would never be the same. If you are struggling with knowing your true value, continue to read. Last week I was at a coffee shop with the intention to write but…