Fat and Not Afraid

Respect and love are for EVERY body.

header photo

Blog posts September 2012

Aesthetics vs Ability (and a cute hat)

September 28, 2012

Many thanks to everyone who's been commenting on our thought provoking bras/no bras posts this week! I love a lively discussion. When it comes to aesthetics vs ability, I think there's two different things going on and two very different mindsets I'm…

Read more

Bras are NOT optional!

September 27, 2012

Fat Fox's post highlighted something for me, something I've been struggling with since shortly after Kat was born. This new body of mine does not have nice boobs. I loved my boobs. They were plump and nice and I miss them. These new boobs don't belon…

Read more

Bras ARE Optional! : Fat Fox

September 25, 2012

Today's post is long overdue with many thanks to Fat Fox for stepping up! Trigger warning for body shaming. 

I was scrolling through Pinterest today, actively avoiding the thinspo bullshit, when I came across this image:



What.

The.

Fuck.

Read more

Photo Friday: Fabulous Hat Edition

September 14, 2012

The other day we went for a drive up to the Coombs Market and the Goats on the Roof Coffee Shop with my inlaws, who are in from the Soo for a visit all this week. Good times were had and fabulous hats were worn! Well, just one on Katherine, but it co…

Read more

The Biggest Loser: Now For Minors!

September 11, 2012

Forgive me if someone else has already written about this, but what the fuck? Jillian Michaels, she of The Biggest Loser fame, is set to target kids in the show's upcoming season, starting in January. The contestants will be between the ages of 13 an…

Read more

Photo Friday:

September 7, 2012

Yup, this is going to be a regular thing. <3  For your Friday enjoyment: CHUBBY BABY CHEEKS!!!

Read more

Mirrors and Scales

September 4, 2012

Trigger warning for weight, weight-loss talk

It's been two weeks since Katherine was born. We're both doing awesome; she's gaining weight and is already back at her birth weight of 9.5lbs and I've got energy similar to that pre-pregnancy. I get tire…

Read more

Happy Labour Day!

September 3, 2012

Labour unions, teachers and trade unions, filmakers and writers unions and all others, are the collective, powerful voices of the people. They're literally in many cases the ONLY voice we have to speak out against rampant capitalism and corporate int…

Read more

8 blog posts