A Joyful Journey...

Join Doris Smeltzer, critically acclaimed author/educator, as she muses on topics from eating disorders to the mysteries of life. Often "Featured" are select, astute observations made by Andrea during her all too brief 19-year life…it is she who taught us: the joy IS in the journey!

A potentially rocky, yet joyous, road

A potentially rocky, yet joyous, road
A high school student recently wrote asking the best way to, "bring public awareness to eating disorders and ways to prevent them" on her campus. She did not have much time and wanted to optimize her impact. I responded: Educating others on eating disorders is a tricky undertaking. Studies show...
Continue reading
3267 Hits
0 Comments

Invest in ending eating disorders:

Shop via AmazonSmile or:

Givva
Use Giving Assistant to save money and support Andreas Voice Foundation

Automatically support Andreas Voice Foundation by shopping at Office Depot, Old Navy, and Target.

The book, "Andrea's Voice...

Silenced by Bulimia

 

Silenced by Bulimia (Gürze, 2006). read more...

Gratitude for support from:

mechnaics bank logo

Tag Cloud

eating disorders, body image healing, personal change weight loss self-compassion, Italy bulimia self-love Mothers Day Austria self-hatred challenges lessons learned Renfrew Perspectives bride & groom extended family, memories mental illness killer stress, anorexia fat people, independence First Lady Sequoia National Forest ritual Taryn Brumfitt breaking down walls dancing at bus stop Chimamanda Adichie Independence Day Lets Move! Silver Creek Falls New Year Bailey Webber self-care, Resolutions Florence binge Nigerian Health At Every Size®, intersectionality weight preferred gender pronouns 4-wheel drive Julie Wyman mindfulness, Eating Disorders Awareness Month Michelangelo high school reunion fat friendly doctors, queer body love weight stigma body positive self-acceptance Lindsey Averill love Italians only you can be you American Medical Assn., judgments nature / nurture, Health At Every Size® wi-fi baby steps body shattered white privilege Internet meme Weight Stigma Awareness Week health and fitness, competent eating Mrs. Obama cellulite magical thinking beauty Rumi, vulnerability, #Nuerofeedback4EDs body hatred crash diets, models Intuitive Eating Passover health Kenya Cutting, public ownership, spain grief workplace wellness Body of Truth Easter social media Africa International No Diet Day body acceptance, self-forgiveness Alzheimers privacy, Labor Day self-loathing Spring NEDAW wedding recovery dysfunctional family, bittersweet fat talk metaphors, fat acceptance, black & white thinking shame, non-binary gender healing metaphors, Andreas Voice,

Andrea's Voice...

Silenced by Bulimia

 

Silenced by Bulimia (Gürze, 2006). read more...

Invest in ending eating disorders:

Shop via AmazonSmile or: