It’s hard to describe the rush of relief and feeling of acceptance I felt when I saw fellow fatty Aidy Bryant looking sexy AF in a swimsuit on a larger than life billboard in New York City. It was for Hulu’s latest series, Shrill. An adaptation of Lindy West‘s essay collection of the same name. I haven’t read the book, so I didn’t recognize the … Continue reading What Fat Women Think of Shrill
Two years ago, I wrote a post declaring I am Fat and it was one of my most read posts on my personal blog, Arms Wide Open. It brought out a lot of different emotions from my family, friends and even strangers. I remember I finally felt the strength to claim that word after getting active in the Fat Girls Traveling community. In a month … Continue reading #Throwback To Claiming The Word Fat
Sweat happens. But it’s never fun or cute, no matter the destination! Here are some tips on staying cool while dealing with the 90+ degree heat Southeast Asia is known for.
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“Fat is a descriptor, not an insult.” via Recipes For Self Love Continue reading Monday Motivation