It won't be easy and it's going to hurt. I suffered major problems with my adenoids, tonsils and sinuses and consequently food tasted like snot to me. These days, food is more like my closest friend than a lover, but its influence is just as strong. I "dress really well for my size" and am so much fun to be around because of my outgoing personality. I have continued that legacy. I'm the fat, funny girl who is often hailed for my confidence and self-esteem. First Person is a series of personal essays exploring identity and personal points of view that shape who we are.
Justin Bieber goes pants optional
Nude Fat Lady on the Beach
More of my money has been spent dining in good restaurants and buying groceries than some people make in a year. The number of diets I've started and stopped is not even worth mentioning here because in the end I always go fleeing back to my first love: I was a short, skinny kid who at the age of 4 was so petite that I was mistaken for a toddler. But we are going to do the work and try to be an inspiration to others who have started and failed over and over. I hate not being able to fit my purse in the seat beside me or having to ask for an extender on an airplane because the seat belt may not fit. But it makes me so hungry I feel like I undo all of that work the minute I can get to food. Would the increased attention from men cause my marriage to crumble?