That Fatness/Fitness Venn Diagram

This time of year divides us into Team Fatness or Team Fitness, leaving my fat-positive-but-wanting-to-lose-weight-for-personal-health-reasons arse in the middle of a real life venn diagram.

Must A Blogger Be Pastel & Rose Gold To Be Successful?

A huge part of blogging relies on a social media following – actual writing capability doesn’t count for much in the overall success of a blog. Agree?

Coming Out As A Loser On The Plus Size Scene

TW. Bariatric surgery is not a decision I’ve made lightly & I’ve made it known to all the counselors / dietitians / exercise instructors I’ve met so far that I’m happy in my own skin & I will always support the plus world. So why am I scared of the plus world shunning me?

This Girl Has Got Grit!

The Grace, Gratitude, Grit journal is the most uplifting combination of inspiring reading material & reflective writing space featuring guidance from author Leanne Brown to be a wife, a mother & an all round kickass achiever.

Are Self Love Brands Profiting From Our Insecurities?

We have so many sources of self love readily available but some brands have jumped on this bandwagon with ulterior motives.

5 Prejudices We Shouldn’t Accept But Do

Why, in a world with an ever opening mind, is it socially acceptable to hold certain prejudices?

The 88 & Friends

You might have seen some of the handiwork of the self love wonder that is The 88 & Friends but who, what & why are they?

How To Adopt A Gratitude Attitude

It sounds as patronising as being in a bout of depression & being told to “cheer up” but this one is actually achievable. And you don’t even have to write lists or talk to yourself in the mirror.

Wedded Bliss: Happily Ever After

For years I’ve dreaded the “where do you see yourself in five years time?” questions because until he put a ring on it, I didn’t have a clue. Now I know exactly what I want.