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What it’s like to be…

Steph from Manic Mommy interviewed me for the “What it’s like to be…” feature on BettyConfidential.com this week. You can read the interview here and register to win a free signed copy of my book Half-Assed: A Weight-Loss Memoir by leaving a health tip on this forum thread on their site.

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elkit • December 21, 2008 at 2:38 pm

Great interview, thanks for posting the link! I appreciate how honest and straightforward you are.

Since it’s that time of year, I wish you a Merry Christmas, and a happy, entirely headache-free New Year.


Manic Mommy • December 21, 2008 at 7:29 pm

Thanks so much Jennette–It was so great doing the interview! So proud of your successes! Happy Holidays!



Kimberly • December 21, 2008 at 8:03 pm

Yes, the gall bladder attack is FAR worse than giving birth. I thought I was going to die when my gall bladder went bad. Worst pain of my frakking life!

And great interview.


Jenna • December 21, 2008 at 9:45 pm

You rock.


Jenna • December 21, 2008 at 10:06 pm

Oh and the mullet thing you mentioned in the articale, I have to say I derive a great sense of twisted pleasure when I see one, you would not one to take that away from me would you:)


DonnaLynn • December 22, 2008 at 1:07 am

Great interview! I wish I could work things as to-the-point as you always do.

-DonnaLynn in non-Christmassy-Hawaii


Quix • December 22, 2008 at 10:50 am

I liked your quote about making the next right choice. I’ve tried to express that particular sentiment so many times but it’s never come out that concisely. Good read! :)


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Jennette Fulda tells stories to the Internet about her life as a smartass, writer, weight-loss inspiration, chronic headache sufferer, and overall nice person (who is silently judging you). She does this at JenFul now, but you can still have fun perusing her past here.

Disclaimer: I am not responsible for keyboards ruined by coffee spit-takes or forehead wrinkles caused by deep thought.

I added some fake Black Friday deals to this store's weekly in-store flyer - Album on Imgur
OMG, too funny!

Humans can sleep for days when living alone underground, experiments show - ScienceAlert
This is probably a sign that I've got problems, but the idea of sleeping for 30 hours sounds really appealing.

Justin Bieber chastised audience for clapping on the offbeat: The biggest challenge facing musicians at shows is audiences with bad rhythm.
I'm linking to this because of the video of Harry Connick Jr. at the bottom, who manages to throw in an extra beat in the middle of a song to get people to start clapping on the offbeat without them even realizing. Mad skillz!


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