Can Wives Label Ourselves Feminists?

Making the choice to look after my husband is as strong a feminist move as any bra burning shenanigans – it takes a strong woman to exercise that choice power when going against the grain.

This July I Have Mostly Been…

I’ve cobbled together another monthly list of people, products & places that have brought (or stolen!) joy into my wag life. So this July I have mostly been…

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?

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.

Fat Shamed For My Life

If you’ve seen my Crater looking sleepy at a wrestling show, it’s my fault for keeping him up all night… With my snoring that we never realised was a life-threatening side effect of being a fat lass.

Wedded Bliss: Our Wedding Our Way

The first in this series is an ode to individuality. Although still a conventional English white wedding, we scrapped some of the standard traditions because they said nothing about us.

Bo(dy)Po(sitivity)’s Ne(gative)Ne(w year)

I adore the BoPo community but what was a supportive celebration of choice power is turning into a contradictory place of negativity since the turn of 2019 for two just reasons.