Best Of

Below you will find a list of my favorite posts so far. I will be adding to this as the blogging continues!

**Ones that I have starred are posts that have changed me in a significant way or allowed me to reflect on something crucial.

Personal Favorites
Intentional Isolation
What Needs To Change?
Letting Go of the “Perfect Meal”
Why Do I Care?
Self-Reflection and Growth
*Why Do I Care?
(Past) Reasons For Baking
*Letter to the Scale (Part 1)
Letter to the Scale (Part 2)
Noticing the Changes
*It’s A Saturday Night
*Addiction To Exercise
Controlled By Routine
Effect of my Routine
*My Thoughts on Pictures
Accepting My “New” Body- **Part 1, Part 2
Travel Anxiety
Break From Your Comfort Zone
*Under The Influence
Always On My Mind

Personal Stuff
Reality Check
Often Unspoken- Binging
*My Period Post
*My Period Post-Part 2
*Body Checks
*The Lies I Have Told
Discomfort of Weight Gain
Gaining Weight and How I Deal
Selfishness and Disordered Eating

Challenging Myself
Fear Food- Cereal
Fear Food- Fats
Fear Food- Pizza
*Fearing Breakfast
Chocolate 101 Workshop
A Family Gathering
Conflicting Decisions

Running Related and Race Recaps
*When To Take A Break
Rockin Mad Challenge- September 2011
Witch City Half Marathon 2011
Hartford Half Marathon 2011
Boston’s Run To Remember (2010)
Boston’s Run To Remember (2011)
Salem Heritage Run- August 2011
Dash and Dine 5k
Motivating Music
Why Run?
Discussion Topics
My Thoughts on Pro Anorexia
Let’s Talk
*The Numbers Game
Athletes and Weight
Meeting Nancy Clarke
*The “New” Eating Disorder
Love Yourself First?
Parents and Their Obese Kids
The Young Woman I Saw…


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1 Carrie (Moves 'N Munchies) April 27, 2011 at 3:13 am

Tessa!! such a cute blog and i love the whole color scheme and layout! Ps. YOU Are so speedy!!!! please give me some of your speed!


2 tessa8m April 27, 2011 at 12:14 pm

Aww thanks girl! :)


3 Shannon September 17, 2011 at 3:57 pm

All your posts are soo good! I love reading your blog and can relate to a lot of the things you talk about!


4 Nicole November 11, 2011 at 6:30 pm

Basically, YOU ARE AMAZING. I am so so so glad I found your blog today through XC Foodie. I love her too! Haha, you two are like my soul sisters. I can relate so much it is unreal. We are in a pretty similar situation and Im so excited to keep on reading and getting great advice from you. My mom’s name is even Donna! Hahah. Anyway, I hope you have a wonderful weekend girl! You deserve it. Im going out to dinner with my boyfriend AND today is a rest day for me :) Im going to challenge myself majorly and kick ED out of my mind tonight.

:) <3 Nicole


5 tessa8m November 11, 2011 at 7:56 pm

Hi Nicole!
I am soo glad you popped over to say hello! Yay for mom’s being named Donna :) haha
I hope you enjoy an awesome night out with your boyfriend!! Yes…eat whatever the heck you want!


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