Platonic Valentine’s Day Feels [Gifted]

Life always finds a way of getting between us & our friends but Cheeky Zebra cards are the key opportunity to remind them of our undying platonic love.

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.

Body Positivity Or Body Confidence?

We were taught that body positivty & body confidence were interchangeable only to now find that bopo is exclusively for marginalised bodies. And as a result of this there is a backlash on “incorrectly” using the term.

Happy Yorkshire Day: Welcome To Goole

I never had Yorkshire pride til I moved away to Manchester but, as it turns out, I love my hometown of Goole… Now that I don’t live there!

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?

Little Mermaid: Part Of Your Diverse World…?

The live action Little Mermaid will be an immense remake that I’ll instantly love. But, really, how do I feel about a black Ariel? And why?

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.

Don’t Look Back In Anger & Never Forget: Long Live The 22

To show our love & respect for the 22 victims of the Manchester Arena attack two years on, I teamed up with Take Heart to spread the love throughout our city.

This June I Have Mostly Been…

June has been too fat for public use & too childish to pass a good dog by. So this month I have mostly been…