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…
Luke: How many cups of coffee have you had today? Lorelai: None Luke: Plus? Lorelai: Five… But yours is the best!!! The only reason I knew about this show was because it came on right before 7th Heaven. I wasn’t interested for some reason and it was quite ignorant of me to feel that way … More Gilmore Girls!
I have always had a crush on this beautiful woman! Like many of my curvy friends, I have been counting down the days for the Melissa McCarthy clothing line release. i have been fascinated by her stance. She has said she wants to get rid of the plus size label. She wants women of … More Poor Fat Girl
I cannot tell you how frequently I have to define what pansexuality is! I cannot explain how often I simply say I am a lesbian because I am in a relationship with a woman and that is just easier. Why in the world is that okay? Well, I’ll tell you that it isn’t. It is … More You like pans?
I just want to apologize for being a day late in posting this. I spent the day at the hospital with my crazy aunt. She’s fine, but boy is she grumpy! So, like many others, I read The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants book, I saw the movie, and I read all of the other … More Sisterhood, Everlasting
Holy shit! I went shopping this week and bought FOUR dresses. That’s right, I said FOUR! I was so excited when I walked into Torrid’s fitting room with five dresses, a skirt, and two tops (same top, two sizes). The very first dress I tried on was perfect. I instantly fell in love. The wonderful customer … More Dresses! Dresses! DRESSES!
I am a graduate student and that comes with its own slew of problems. I am an atheist/secular humanist which creates friction between some of my friends and family who are believers. I am pansexual which in this society unfortunately is a cause for conversation. I am also a writer. I have always enjoyed fleshing … More Stuck in the Middle…
My second weekly segment will be a combination of book, movie, and television show reviews I will post on Thursdays. I will alternate between the three based on what I have been doing most recently. They will be placed in “BookMarks” and “Grab the Popcorn” respectively. —————————————————— Jodi Picoult’s Lone Wolf Jodi Picoult has done … More BookMarks: Lone Wolf
I have been working extremely hard on finding my niche on my blog. I have thought about specializing in only plus size lifestyle issues, but I believe that scope is too narrow for me (much like my jeans from two years ago). Instead of narrowing my focus to a single topic of my interest, I … More Sincerely, Fat Girl