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<3 <3 <3 It’s safe to say that I am completely obsessed and enamored by My Mad Fat Diary and Rae Earl <3 <3 <3
"Among girls whose parents never commented on their weight, 4.2% reported use of any extreme weight control behaviors, while 23.2% of girls whose parents frequently commented on their weight reported use of any of these behaviors. Mothers’ more frequent talk about their own weight, shape, or size was associated with lower self-worth and higher depressive symptomology among girls."
This is open access. If you click on the link you can read the whole paper (click to read the PDF at the bottom of the page)
girls who inherited their mother’s eating disorders club
picture of the dorothy as a young girl
The negative voice in my head is always my mother’s.
Ugh yeah my mother used to always tell me that it wasn’t fair that I was thin when she wasn’t because I didn’t deserve it
Yupppppp. Thanks Mom, for making me obsessed with my “proportions” and hiding my lower stomach at all costs.
(Source: scienceofeds, via anddrinkstupidwine)
Molly Ringwald fashion from Pretty in Pink.