This past Tuesday I was incredibly blessed to have been interviewed alongside my sister on America’s favorite morning show. Good Morning America produced a great segment in which I shared my journey toward self-acceptance, and how it contrasts with my sister’s path. We both found self-love in very different ways. Hers was a diet and … [Read more…]
I bought my first fatkini last year, and since then I haven’t bought another one because hey keep selling out! (It feels so good to write that.) As summer approaches, I always like to think of unique ways to style my look, especially if I’m on a budget. Plus it’s a creative challenge to make the … [Read more…]
No more crossing your legs because you don’t want to take up space. Spread em’ wide and get comfortable in your body. Stand tall and proud. Claim the right to let your ass jiggle and your thighs wiggle!
I occasionally find myself silently, and sometimes not to silently, judging and policing the bodies of celebrities. Perhaps the barrage of perfectly polished images of celebs in the media has brainwashed me successfully. But I bear some of the responsibility too. I can consciously choose not read rag mags and look for cellulite on Jessica … [Read more…]
I have always had big thighs. Even when I weighed 140 pounds and wore a size 8 in high school, my thighs were big. I can remember thinking how dreadfully ugly they were and wishing they were small, elegant and waif-like. I couldn’t bear to look at myself in the mirror without bottoms on. And … [Read more…]