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Spanx but no spanx

This article, about a mom defending her daughter’s right to not wear Spanx under a prom dress she didn’t even want, passed through my facebook feed today. 275 more words

Opinion

New Wesbite!

I have a new home! Unfortunately it doesn’t have all the same features as my previous website, like a player right on the page, but you can still find the podcast on Podbean and iTunes. 52 more words

Witchcraft

The 'fat' issue

Over a month ago, Katariina Kyrölä, the author of the book The Weight of Images: Affect, Body Image and Fat in the Media, gave a brief lecture at Coventry University as part of the series Femininity in Film. 873 more words

Coventry University

Men Prefer Curves

This is the second in a series of posts addressing the common misconceptions that people like me had about weight and weight loss. I hope over the coming weeks to show that there is, in fact, a world of choice in between fat acceptance and the dieting industry. 768 more words

Anti Fat Acceptance

Dumplin' by Julie Murphy

“Perfection is nothing more than a phantom shadow we’re all chasing.”


Here we are, friends, back where we started with a good ole’ book review! It’s been so long it almost feels odd to sit down and talk about just one book for an entire post. 330 more words

Books

Why Do My Skinny Friends Eat So Much?

This is the first in a series of posts addressing the common misconceptions that people like me had about weight and weight loss. I hope over the coming weeks to show that there is, in fact, a world of choice in between fat acceptance and the dieting industry. 868 more words

Anti Fat Acceptance

My Big Fat New Year's Resolutions

The new episode of the Podcast is up and you can listen to it on iTunes or here on Podbean.

 Today I talked about and made some new year’s resolutions to keep me focused on my new desire to be a totally unapologetic and self-loving fat lady. 998 more words

Fat Activism