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SHERRI SACCONAGHI

My Story

I am woman who is fiercely determined to share her story in hopes of connecting with and supporting other women who have traveled, or are currently traveling the bumpy, twisting, slippery road of an eating disorder.

 

Married to a rock and roll Insurance Agent and the mom of two teenaged boys,I've struggled with anorexia for over ten years, the onset occurring in my mid 30’s. Working diligently to be the perfect wife, mom, and business owner, living with an eating disorder took its toll on not only me but my whole family.  From the serious (heart palpitations and trips to the ER) to the humorous (a secret addiction to Tootsie Rolls, shopping in the kids section for clothes), I am now rooted enough in recovery,  to shed light on my  struggle as an adult with an eating disorder.  I am not alone and neither are you. 

I dedicate this blog to my mom, Sandra who always encouraged me to follow my passion for writing.  She  passed away unexpectedly in 2016,  three  months before I went into treatment but I have no doubt she has been beside me every step of the way.