A Fat Kid’s Tips for Raising Healthy Children

A Fat Kid’s Tips for Raising Healthy Children

My weight was the center-focus of my childhood. I was raised to view foods as either “good” or “bad” I was acutely aware that everyone in my life wanted me to lose weight. We rarely had junk food in the house. I was discouraged from getting seconds at a meal and...
Thoughts From My Mom: Raising An Overweight Child

Thoughts From My Mom: Raising An Overweight Child

A couple weeks ago I had a difficult conversation with my mom. I wanted to let her know about the blog I had written and was planning to post about some of the difficult events in my childhood that led to my body image issues and disordered eating patterns. I needed...
How to Make Your Kid Fat

How to Make Your Kid Fat

Sure, I doubt any parent sets out to ‘make their child fat’. I’m sure most parents want their children to be healthy and happy. I know that’s what my mom wanted for me. Her intentions were pure. Unfortunately, she had no idea how to help me and, looking back, no one...