I needed a place to vent my frustrations with the world and then I remembered that, that was one of the reasons I set this site up in the first place 🙄 I experienced an attack of thinphobia today 😂 i understand your confusion since the bulk of my recent posts have been about fatphobia… Continue reading A body positivity rant; because life.
It's been national eating disorder awareness week this week and although I know I've already shared a few posts about the toxicity of diet culture, I wanted to really hone in on what it can be like to be a person who is living with an eating disorder. I could throw facts and statistics at… Continue reading What it can be like living with an eating disorder
Did you know that if you are a person living in a fat body, there is a list of rules that you should be following? Rules that exist to give you the opportunity to be treated fairly, or even almost equally within society, of course providing you obey these rules. You're probably aware of this,… Continue reading Break the rules and feel the freedom 💛
I think it's clicked you know. Something has finally happened inside my brain and allowed me to fully step outside the diet culture box. And now I'm standing here able to see everything around me so clearly and untainted. Ive been taking baby steps in and out of it for a couple of months, and… Continue reading Freeing yourself from diet culture opens you up to body love
How are we even in February already? My nan spent all of January complaining that it was lasting forever, what was she even talking about?! It flew by! I wanted to do a sort of 'check in' on my 2019 goals but realised I never told anybody what they were so I guess I'll just… Continue reading Healing is not linear – mental health recovery
Okay so I haven't actually written anything in around 8 weeks. And I only know this because the last time I wrote I was in hospital having my baby 💙 it has been a very fast 8 weeks too! Why does the last two months of pregnancy drag like anything and the first two months… Continue reading The first two months of Reuben..
I wrote this post the day my baby was born. But haven't got around to sharing it until now. I planned on going back through and editing it in an attempt to make it 'better' but I've decided to leave it exactly as it is. Written under the influence of all the drugs and emotions...… Continue reading The birth of Reuben. A planned, third c-section.