Some thoughts I've been having around weight loss and weight gain on my holiday... Musings, if you will! We tend to see weight as a problem, the problem. When somebody gains or loses weight, we look at that as the problem. But we never really wonder why. When somebody gains or loses weight rapidly, it's … Continue reading Dramatic Weight Change; Time to Think About the Why!
I recently spoke on my Instagram stories about how a cousin of mine had fat shamed a girl on TV in front of me, and how upset it had made me. To be honest, the word upset is an under statement. I was enraged. Fat shaming others in front of fat people, is like slagging … Continue reading Responding to Fat Shamers… What’s The Point of Preaching to the Choir?
Since I was a teen I've only ever used Lush products on my skin. I remember the moment my Mum took one look at my face, narrowed her eyes in scrutiny, and said 'it's time to start taking care of your skin'. Just a few hours later my life long love affair with Lush had … Continue reading My Life Long Love Affair With Lush
For the third addition of my holiday essentials posts, I've gone with an absolute staple for any summer vacay. We all know that feeling when we slip on something white over your freshly tanned, sun kissed skin, that just makes us feel like a supermodel! I've found this beauty on NewLook's website just this week. … Continue reading Holiday Esstenials – The White Dress & The Cold Shoulder
Last night I came across a post on Instagram which highlighted the glamorisation of the #selfcaresunday hashtag. It really made me think about the way we talk about self care, and I realised that I haven't been very forthcoming when it comes to talking about the daily struggles I faced during my depression. So in … Continue reading 20 Things That Are Hard AF When You’ve Got Depression.
For part 2 of my Holiday Essentials feature, im talking about a summer staple for any plus size girl; the wide leg trousers. There are three reasons why every plus size girl needs a pair of these babies in the summer months. 1. They are super cooling and comfortable in hot weather, especially if you … Continue reading Holiday Essentials – The Wide Leg Trousers
So your fat, single, and ready for a change? But how do you deal with the whole weight thing on online dating sites? Even if you're body positive, it can be tricky. Trust me I know, I've been there. This seems to be a challenge that many fat girls face. I've had lots of followers … Continue reading 5 Tips for Online Dating for Plus Size Girls