I hope you will have a wonderful year, that you’ll dream dangerously and...– Neil Gaiman
Never think that what you have to offer is insignificant. There will always be...
Life, she realized, so often became a determined, relentless avoidance of...– Mary Balogh
My body is not a representation of my failures, sins, or mistakes. My body is...– Avoid Holiday Weight Shame
We do not believe in ourselves until someone reveals that deep inside us...– E.E. Cummings
When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard nor welcomed but when we...– Audre Lorde
Anonymous asked: I just wanted to tell you that you're a wonderful person. Whenever I feel down or alone, I come to this site and it always makes me feel a little less alone... Thank you... I wish you all the very best. XXXXOOOO Deborah
No numbers please!
I’ve been getting a lot of messages about calories, and am being asked if eating X amount of calories will make someone gain or lose X amount of weight. As someone in recovery, I don’t count calories. Keeping track of numbers, whether on the scale or on food labels, only feeds the eating disorder and perpetuates distorted thinking and unhealthy body image. I haven’t been...
We’re all strangers connected by what we reveal, what we share, what we take...– Libba Bray
The bad things in life open your eyes to the good things you weren’t paying...– Good Will Hunting
Anonymous asked: Hey Daniell! A while ago I sent you a message telling you about how I just transferred to a new school and how I've been having trouble adjusting. I'm not close to a lot of people like everyone else is, and it's been three months since school began and things haven't really gotten any better. Is it abnormal that I haven't made any close friends yet? I don't know what...
thingsthatverbme asked: Thank you for this.
Anonymous asked: when you first gain weight when reovering about how long does it take for you to start gaining gradually each week and not water weight? (like when you gain a lot of weight in the beginning of refeeding)thank you=)
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they...– Rumi
This is the thing: When you hit 28 or 30, everything begins to divide. You can...– Relevant magazine
zestaciously asked: I agree with mindbodyhealth! I would love to hold a precious copy of your words in my hands! Actually, if I pictured your book, it would be perforated, with pages that ripped out so people could tape them all over the place for inspiration. There would be pretty pictures & fonts & quotes, kind of like each of your posts. You have a story to tell & you are speaking of life & love...
To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner was you.– Lewis Smedes
I knew that if I was going to be naked in front of the world, I wanted to look...– Jennifer Lawrence, on preparing for her role in X-Men First Class
tammyplunkett asked: Hi Daniell, Have you been approached to write a book yet? I truly believe your blog would transform into an amazing book, and I would read it and buy it for all my friends! Thanks for all you do :)