Category Archives: my fighting weight

The Struggle Continues to be Real- Weight (Because Isn’t It Always About Weight?)

Like a lot of people, I was stunned when I read this article, describing how former contestants of The Biggest Loser regained most of the weight they lost during the show. Fourteen former contestants were studied six years after their season of … Continue reading

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The Jar Nebula

Be careful what you write… A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a piece about a regression in potty training. https://yourmamasallwrite.wordpress.com/2016/01/10/is-a-poop-just-a-poop/ I’m not even sure that is the proper wording for the scenario, since we technically haven’t been “training” for … Continue reading

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How Kat Got Her Groove Back

I’ve been doing a lot of blogging lately, and it’s all been pretty much about my personal body obsession.  Hello! Ego! I know it is annoying, and self absorbed, and get over it already.  But somewhere in all this blogging, … Continue reading

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The Social Currency of Weight Loss

“I bought some Pringles because they were on sale, and I told Chris he could take them in his lunch,” said Mom A as she pulled out a can to share with the kids attending the play date. “I thought … Continue reading

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Hello 41!

Believe it or not, I don’t just write this blog to prove I am a narcissistic asshole- although, I have been successful in that endeavor.  A friend once asked me why I don’t just write journal and keep it to … Continue reading

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The Fat and The Gushy

I take my shirt off to get into the pool.  My son walks over, puts his hands on either side of my stomach and begins shaking it.  This is not unusual.  I call it my jelly belly, and he shakes … Continue reading

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Haircuts- The Promise of a New and Better You

I grabbed the scissors and made the first chop.  A sprinkling of strawberry blonde hair fell over the sink.  It was official.  I was in crisis. Crisis is a strong word.  I was in a bad mood, a rut.  Something … Continue reading

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