So glad you're finding a way out, CourtTuttle. I completely relate to what you've described, and the pain of seeing the carb obsession still running rampant in my family (no, I don't mean whole fruit obsession), as they get disease after disease, diagnosis after diagnosis, organ removal after organ removal, before they even hit 35.
5'4" 39yo mother to five sweeties & married to their AMAZING DaddyGrok
*Current Weight: 175lb___________________________________*Goal: 135lb
*Deadlift: 225x4_________________________________________*Bac k Squat: 155x2
*Bench: 125x2__________________________________________*Pr ess: 80x1
***Winning a 20-year war against binge eating disorder***