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I Overeat

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    I Remember When It Started.

    The day I destroyed my life was the day I went to McDonalds because my parents had felt bad that I had lost yet another soccer game. I was 8 years old. I wanted the chicken nuggets kids meal as always,when suddenly my dad said "Are you sure you don't want more? You're a growing...
    itrytokeepmyheadup itrytokeepmyheadup 18-21, F 1 Response May 25, 2013

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    I don't know why I do this to myself.

    .. I eat until I feel sick. And when I'm feeling better I start eating again. Why!?!!??!?
    emmacla emmacla 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 28, 2014

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    What's Eating You?

    I always find myself trying to pinpoint exactly where it all started. At around 8 or 9, I remember getting in trouble and being refused my mom's fresh rice krispie squares. Furious, I reacted by quietly going downstairs, getting my boots and purple winter coat with the colorful...
    intothesky intothesky 22-25, F Oct 18, 2010

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    Food Is Too Easy to Reach

    I overeat. Big duh, right? It feels like the place to start this. I'll admitt, part of it is probably from emotional eating. I'm not proud of it when I do it, but there you are. Personally, I prefer a good cry to eating a bowl, or two, of ice cream, but when I'm not sure how...
    MsContrary MsContrary 26-30, F Jul 19, 2009

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    I eat a lot. After I decided to gain weight

    just to see if I like it, I have been stuffing myself today for breakfast I had 6 eggo waffles, For lunch I had a ton of pizza and then for a snack I eat 2 whole boxes of Girl Scout cookies. for dinner I had sloppy Joes and then I eat a whole batch of cupcakes. Yum!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 27, 2014

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    Binging Is Fun!

    If I didn't exercise I would be 200 pounds lol. I love eating past full-ness. Food is so good it is one of my passions! I love all kinds of food too, I can't think of one legitimate food that I don't like haha. Every time I get a chance to go to a restaurant I take it. Food...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 6, 2012

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    I have always been one to eat healthy - I

    prefer it. Last year I struggled with an eating disorder, but since that I was doing really great, and eating really well. I stopped counting calories, and measuring like crazy, even became comfortable with my body. In the past month or two I have noticed I am eating more...
    innerself000 innerself000 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23, 2014

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    I Over Feed

    goes it show? I eat almost 24/7 amd cant stop. I really like my belly full of food
    fatz69 fatz69 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 24, 2013

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    And Dont Know When To Stop!

    Crisps!! Chocolate they are my staple diet, i just cant seem to eat what I should. and having IBS doesn't help as the few healthy things I love tend to upset my guts!!
    Driftdog Driftdog 31-35, F Nov 19, 2009

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    I Don't Know Why

    I eat out of boredom.  I eat when I'm frustrated.  I eat when I'm sad.  I eat when I'm not hungry.  What am I trying to fill?  I don't know where it comes from.  I'm not sure how to stop it. 
    constantlyme constantlyme 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 15, 2007

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    Compulsive Eater

    been a compulsive eater for so many years.Trying to eat healthier but will even compulsive eat healthy foods.i stuggle with my weight too.I was 200 lbs but now about 163 lbs.i try to walk or stationary bike.I have to have music while doing it or I won't be able to do it.Whould...
    mrsclark mrsclark 51-55, F 1 Response Sep 24, 2011

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    But Its a Secret

    I am not fat. I used to be, but since then I have adopted a healthier lifestyle and have even become an inspiration for people. But I still have issues with food! I am a pescetarian...but sometimes I will go to McDonalds and order a big fat burger, gobble it up, and then eat...
    aitchdoubleyou aitchdoubleyou 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 20, 2008

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    Give Me More More More

    Stuffing my face as in literally stuffing my face with a grav ytrail sliding down my face afterwards is NOT what happens when i overeat BUT i fear thats where i am headed. and it scares the living crap out of me. I battle with depression. and for ALOT of people depression/stress...
    toofargone toofargone 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 8, 2010

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    Feel Sick To My Stomach

    I overeat in two different ways. I binge eat to feel good or I eat when I have an upset stomach and I continue to eat to keep myself that way. My group therapist thought it the equivalent of when I would cut myself. To feel something. To feel pain I ...
    fallenleaves fallenleaves 22-25, F Oct 21, 2009

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    Who... Me ? Nah *brushes Crumbs From Shirt*

    I always used to say " no, really, I eat healthy , I just have a problem with exercise " and always saying I am not an emotional eater. "Stuff my face ? what do you mean , just because Im fat doesnt mean I sit on a couch each evening with bags galore infront of me containing all...
    summ3r summ3r 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 13, 2011

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    For 3 days I started to go to gym.

    For 3 days I can't stop eating. I eat more and more and if I want to stop and I do want to it only gets worse. Like overeating is a different side of me that hates me and wants me fat and sick. Tomorrow I have a date and I wanted to look my best but now I have to think how to...
    petalbiths petalbiths 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    Whenever I feel like overeating, I think: what's better, food, or a hot body? I'll take one hot body please. :)
    DreamWarriorBlake DreamWarriorBlake 22-25, M 3 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    Earlier tonight my wife an I were at a cook out... near the end the wife told me there was a lot of burgers left.. I said I have some... I had 5 more... that was on top of the 4...
    BrianBHM BrianBHM 36-40, M 1 day ago

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    You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle...
    bookerdana bookerdana 51-55, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    1. I'm afraid of people and can't socialize. 2. I have hurt people in the past to make me feel better about myself. 3. I'm the ugliest person I have ever seen. 4. I'm not skinny...
    brokenxwings0 brokenxwings0 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I have always been a little heavy. I started out just as a big kid, but by my early teens I had started to become a little fat. I was active- did martial arts, played soccer, but...
    Reidsmokey Reidsmokey 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    People need to calm the **** down about gay marriage being legal, and how it's "a huge sin" You want to know what else are sins? 1: wearing jewelry (1 Timothy 2:9) 2: women...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 41 Responses 6 days ago

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    Please read with care, and take steps to keep yourself feeling safe and secure, if reading about body image and associated topics are triggering for you. I’m your stereotypical...
    ChocolateCurvesModel ChocolateCurvesModel 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    Please read with care, and take steps to keep yourself feeling safe and secure, if reading about body image and associated topics are triggering for you. I’m your stereotypical...
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    Write about your experiencePlease read with care, and take steps to keep yourself feeling safe and secure, if reading about body image and associated topics are triggering for you...
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    Please read with care, and take steps to keep yourself feeling safe and secure, if reading about body image and associated topics are triggering for you. I’m your stereotypical...
    ChocolateCurvesModel ChocolateCurvesModel 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 26

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    i love being told how much of a remarkably fat, heavy lardass ive become. how i've fattened myself up, so incredibly morbidly obese that none of my clothes fit over my big bloated...
    MilkMassacre MilkMassacre 16-17, T 1 Response Jun 25

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    I've struggled everyday without you mom. I know I'm depressed . I'm lonely ... I never used to be fat but i overeat just to get through the days ... More and more people have...
    Juiceyangel333 Juiceyangel333 22-25, F 5 Responses Jun 24

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    This makes no sense. You tell ppl to be comfy and happy in their own skin but you pressure and scare people into losing weight. So how is that accepting your body as it is? We try...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F Jun 24

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    I hate my life Im an eight grade student 13 years of age Im really really shy and tomorrow i would sing in front of class because i missed school yesterday . Its a group...
    margsmallow margsmallow 13-15, F 9 Responses Jun 22

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    I hate my life Im an eight grade student 13 years of age Im really really shy and tomorrow i would sing in front of class because i missed school yesterday . Its a group...
    margsmallow margsmallow 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 22

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    I hate my life Im an eight grade student 13 years of age Im really really shy and tomorrow i would sing in front of class because i missed school yesterday . Its a group...
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    I hate my life Im an eight grade student 13 years of age Im really really shy and tomorrow i would sing in front of class because i missed school yesterday . Its a group...
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    I hate my life Im an eight grade student 13 years of age Im really really shy and tomorrow i would sing in front of class because i missed school yesterday . Its a group...
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    I hate my life Im an eight grade student 13 years of age Im really really shy and tomorrow i would sing in front of class because i missed school yesterday . Its a group...
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    I hate my life Im an eight grade student 13 years of age Im really really shy and tomorrow i would sing in front of class because i missed school yesterday . Its a group...
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    I hate my life Im an eight grade student 13 years of age Im really really shy and tomorrow i would sing in front of class because i missed school yesterday . Its a group...
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    I hate my life Im an eight grade student 13 years of age Im really really shy and tomorrow i would sing in front of class because i missed school yesterday . Its a group...
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    I hate my life Im an eight grade student 13 years of age Im really really shy and tomorrow i would sing in front of class because i missed school yesterday . Its a group...
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    I just really need to write somewhere today. My psychologist cancelled our session and my parents don't know how to talk to me, so I'm just gonna post here. Right now I'm so angry...
    nuttyduck nuttyduck 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 10

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    Any girls that like to be fat and chubby wanna chat?
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 5

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    Any girls getting bigger wanna chat?
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