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Sweaty Palms & Verbal Diahorrea. 

I’m doing a photoshoot in a couple of days, and even though I can’t really revel any deets due to the top secret, FBI-like paranoia of Irish media, I NEED to talk about it because I’m FREAKING OUT! 1,001 more words

Chrissy Metz, Playbill, & Why the Fat Acceptance Movement Disappoints Me.

When I announced that I would start to blog again, I wanted to promise myself that I’d refrain from blogging about fat acceptance, the social (& physical) injustices that fat people experience daily, or my experiences in the social side of the fat community. 981 more words

You Are Not Subtle With Your Hate

Inspired my my dear friend Ali over at Mean Fat Girl, I want to expand upon her post That Thing Thin People Do.  The thing is, we see you, thin people.  788 more words

Body Positivity & Weight... 

One of the major criticisms of the body positivity movement is the argument that it promotes obesity and the negative health impacts of obesity. This is something which frustrates and infuriates me. 627 more words

Still Here, Still Fat, Still Awesome

Hey y’all!

I’ve got a few lovely messages this week from people asking me if I’m OK, as I haven’t blogged in a while.  So first up, yeah I’m good, thank you to all who asked.  277 more words

Full Disclosure

Recently, I visited a podiatrist to check my overall foot health. Not only was the appointment uninformative and he did not examine my feet, the doctor made an unsolicited, medically unnecessary comment about my weight that had nothing to do with my feet. 293 more words

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