Time and time again I have seen people shoot nasty comments towards Tess Holliday for her provocative and sexy photos on Facebook. Of course they attack her about her weight and the way her body folds, but the comments that bother me the most are directed at her…MAKEUP! They say things like “You say you … More Step One.
My birthday month is here! I may be almost 24 years young, but I still get so excited when October rolls around. This year it is particularly exciting for several reasons. The most exciting thing happening this month is a week long trip to Orlando, Florida to visit Hogwarts… I mean, Universal Studios: Florida. But … More October Goals
I read an article the other day that popped up in my Newsfeed on Facebook. It was Backhanded Compliments That Plus Size Women Hear. The point of the post was that often plus size women are used to hearing things like “You’re so brave to wear that! I could never do that” and “You’d be pretty … More I am Enough.
Yay! I have been nominated for the Liebster Blog Award! I was nominated by Jessica! Thank you for the nomination If you could travel in time where would you go and why? I would go to England in the 80s so I could become best friends with J.K. Rowling so she would consider creating … More Liebster Award!
I have been wondering what to write about today, so I have been wasting an insane amount of time on Facebook. I noticed something today that was bothering me more often than normal. Everywhere I looked, someone who has ran their mouth about how beautiful I am and how wonderful of a person I am … More Fake Friends…
Nothing like a good book to make you reflect on your past. This enchanting novel did just that. A great friend text me and said something like “Remember my first ‘real boyfriend’? The best thing he gave me other than helping him come out to his parents was this book… I read this book in … More Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac:
Two things happened this week on my journey to body positivity: I bought three more dresses (Torrid had a buy one, get two sale, I couldn’t help myself). I went to the doctor and saw the number from the scale. I haven’t been to the doctor in about a year. I have not been on … More This is a journey..
Bring on pumpkin spice everything! Fall is just around the corner… I have recently realized that I no longer hold myself accountable. I scheduled a series of segments for my blog and I seem to only look forward to one of them. I really enjoy Sincerely, Fat Girl. I believe it is because the most conversation … More September Goals:
Today has been a bad day filled with bloating, cramps, and chocolate. I’m sad, emotional, and a bit overwhelmed. Enjoy my rambles: I am not unhealthy. My pediatrician growing up would often say to my mother “She’s as healthy as a horse, just a large horse.” That phrase has stuck in my mind for years. … More I am not
WARNING! Controversial Post A few months ago, I realized that a lot of my anger/temper issues stem from getting worked up over people on the internet… Facebook specifically. When I realized this, I set some rules for myself: Since I follow a lot of groups like “Being Liberal” and “Being Feminist,” that if they posted … More I will choose…