How to Love your Body Again when you’ve Gained Weight

Body positivity can be a hard road to travel no matter what stage your body is at. Everyone has, at one time, hated their body for whatever reason (including yours truly). Taking the first steps… View Post

The Fat Girl’s Guide to: Online Dating*

Dating when you’re plus size can be a minefield, am I right ladies? In the run up to Valentine’s Day, you might find yourself on the look-out for a partner. But, how the hell do… View Post

Swimsuit or Bikini? Being Body Positive at the Beach*

I know what you’re thinking. “Lottie, it’s January, what the hell are you doing thinking about swimwear?!” Well my pal, January tends to be a bit of a body negative time for us all, and… View Post

Beat the “New Year, New You” Diet Resolution Bullshit

It’s new year’s Resolution time.  Which, unfortunately for us, also means that we’re about to be bombarded with “new year, new you” rhetoric. What is it about the changing of a day into a new… View Post

“That’s Just My Opinion” and other Micro Aggressions

‘Tis the season for micro aggression against fat people. Whether it’s a family member going “oh you want three Yorkshire puddings?” coupled with a knowing look, or a stranger passing comment on your outfit with a… View Post