the baby in the wendy's commercial

This is the most disgusting and offensive thing I have ever seen on TV.  A fat baby stuffing her face with sloppy hamburger meat.  The commercial opens on the nasty smeared face of the baby, so I never have any warning and can only turn the channel as soon as possible.  but its too late.  that disgusting baby is burned in my brain.  a baby that young shouldn't be eating fast food.  PS: adults shouldn't eat it either.  but I guess they are marketing to people who accept that they eat trash for dinner every night and want to roll their faces around in it....more
What's wrong with YOU? That is the most precious commercial I have seen in a long time. I really ...more

a link between celiac and bulimia

So for those of you who don't know what celiac is, or if anyone is unclear on what bulimia is, here are some brief descriptions:Celiac is an autoimmune disorder of the small intestine triggered by an inability to process gluten, a protein  found in wheat and other grains.  Ingesting gluten causes malabsorption problems, causing many celiacs to be very underweight.  The flipside of that is that when your body isn't getting any nutrients, it will go into starvation mode, and several celiacs are overweight due to this.  I fall into the latter category....more
i have wondered about this for years, 42 now but experienced bulimia in my teens and depression ...more

a journey through food - discovering celiac, eating disorder recovery, converting to vegetarianism

I have started this blog to catalog my adventures in eating.  Essentially, my goal is to create a forum to discuss my current goals of healthy weight loss and vegetarianism, and my 20 year battle with bulimia, which has been seemingly cured after being diagnosed with celiac disease....more