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Blog posts January 2010

Thick Skin

January 28, 2010

Having wasted way too much time over at Gaiaonline the last...nearly 5 years, I think I've developed a healthy, thick skin when it comes to trolls and flamers.  They simply get deleted without fanfare or comment here, just like they do over at Gaia. …

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FA, HAES, and Bodily Autonomy

January 26, 2010

For me, the concepts go hand in hand.  Fat acceptance, to me, is about daring to love yourself the way you are, daring to not diet, daring to speak up against bogus research and people in your life who spout the claims of the diet and 'health' indust…

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My house

January 20, 2010

*dances* The house is mine!  Gabe's at daycare and Ryan's off to classes.  I don't have to go anywhere until later so for now I shall revel in the solitude and play my favorite music loudly.  Oooh, coffee's done!  Huzzah!  I'm debating between brunch…

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Wall*E's Futuristic Fatties

January 17, 2010

I'm going to come right out at the beginning and say that I love the movie Wall*E.  The animation is crisp and engaging, the story is one I can really get behind and the characters all have a wonderful depth.

When Wall*E first came out, there was a…

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Shy hello

January 16, 2010

*shyly waves hi to the Fatosphere*  Um, well hello there!  I never expected to get added to the feed, but thanks!  I'm happy to be here, sharing my little bit of perspective on fat acceptance and health at every size.  No big post for me tonight as I…

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Fat and Fit: The same as fat and healthy?

January 15, 2010

I've had a partially incomplete thought rattling around in my head for some time now. We say, you can be fat and healthy. This is obvious, as being fat by itself doesn't really affect your health. However! I wonder, and am looking for opinions on, be…

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Unflattering clothes aka muffin-top

January 8, 2010

My favorite pair of jeans is dying.  They're only about a year old but at the inner thigh they're wearing thin and any day now will have holes.  These jeans fit fantastically and I LOVE them.  I think I might've loved them right to their death.  *rer…

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Microsoft seeks to exclude&shame with patent

January 1, 2010
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