Monthly Archives: January 2011

On being “in shape” and the pressure to cover my “out-of-control” body

Until encountering the fat acceptance community less than a year ago, I had never questioned the “rule” that fat or fatter people had to cover up more than thinner people.  It made sense that you would just WANT to dress … Continue reading

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Where is all the Full-Fat yogurt?

I was food-shopping today at Trader Joe’s, and I really like greek-style yogurt with fruit in it, but they only had two fruity greek yogurts available.  I’d tried one of them before and wasn’t that impressed, so I took the … Continue reading

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Proudly Fat

I am proud to be fat.  I am proud that I don’t let being fat mean anything negative for me anymore.  I was dancing at the New Years party I went to this year, and while I was dancing, I … Continue reading

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