Tag Archives: baby weight

Body Shaming

I recently got a lot of abuse on Twitter for discussing the issue of body shaming, fat shaming,  skinny privilege, and feminism. I was called a fucking moron and stupid, and told I must be fat and ugly otherwise I … Continue reading

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Stop Selling Me My Body

As I stood in the shower shaving my legs, shaving my bikini line, shaving my armpits and washing the make up off my face, I had a realisation. All these things I do to my body, all the changes I … Continue reading

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I’m No Angel

The Victoria’s Secret Angels are images of “perfection”. They are supermodels. Effectively they are super human because no ordinary woman has a body like that. That’s fine because they aren’t employed because of their ordinary looks or ordinary bodies, they’re … Continue reading

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Fit Mum

I’m a bit of a gym bunny. I don’t go as often as I used to, playgroup commitments getting in the way a little, but I do go fairly regularly and I love it. I also work out at home … Continue reading

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Looks

Coming to terms with how you look isn’t always easy. There are always things you can improve, make bigger or smaller, firm up, shape up, or just change all over. I was recently told that if I had “bigger boobs … Continue reading

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Knickers

Does the size of your knickers equate to the length of your relationship? When you’re single you wear knickers so tiny you could swallow them and not notice. Knickers so small that they disappear into your bottom. When you’ve been … Continue reading

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Age Gaps

My aunty is married to a man eighteen years her junior. My brother has just got engaged to a woman fifteen years his senior. Age gaps in relationships are not unusual anymore, and more accepted by society than ever before. … Continue reading

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