The difference between loving yourself and not loving yourself is not in the...– Medicinal Marzipan | The Marzipan Manifesto (via curvesahead )
Anonymous asked: While I don't at all doubt the message you're trying to send and really applaud your hard work I have an issue with your poster design. It just hurts to see another message of loving your body tagged onto an illustration of a conventionally attractive (read: thin), white woman. I mean, we all get the message from many many sources that it's only okay to love your body if it looks a...
I can’t turn on my computer or television without being assaulted by messages...– Take Care of Yourself for the Holidays, By: Twistie. (via rufflesnotdiets) Ughhh YES
fuck yeah fat positive: Surviving the Holidays in... →
metrofats: Last weekend, MetroFats held a very successful skills share around body-shaming during holiday visits with family. We discussed the following questions: What about holiday gatherings is hard for you? Is it just about body size, or is there other stuff too? What kinds of…
dark-meat: Most bullshit doctor’s appointment of all time. What the fuck. I haven’t been to the doctor in a year and a half and apparently in that time I gained almost 10 pounds and everybody was talking about it as though I’d become some morbidly obese monster. Fuck that noise. I honestly don’t get it, I’ve heard so many stories of people experiencing body shame via medical...
lapocketrocket: redefiningbodyimage: redefiningbodyimage: VOTE FOR MY DESIGN! // The Say Something Poster Project I’ve submitted the above poster design to the Say Something Poster Project based around the following statement: Given the last 2 to 5 years, “say something” to help prepare the next generation for the future. I came in a little late to the game, but with your help and...
// Redefining Body Image Giveaway Announcement! // I just realized there are a whole hell of a lot of you following my little corner of the internet world. Well I mean, I think it’s a lot. Over 1600 people clicked that little “follow” button so they could keep track of the things we post and talk about here and I love that. Soon, I will be making this zine I’ve been...
When a person is craving weight loss, they are never craving weight loss. Weight...– http://www.bigfatblog.com/desire-weight-loss-never-about-weight-loss (via wut4) Just what I needed. (via thestate-iamin)
mymilkspilt: Today my friend’s four year old son looked at me and said, ‘do you have a baby in your tummy?’ ‘No, I don’t,’ I answered, laughing. I’ve been asked this before by plenty of little kids, it’s no big deal. ‘Your tummy is big,’ he told me solemnly. ‘Yes,’ I said. ‘That’s true, it is big.’ He seemed satisfied, and the conversation was over. Not all that long ago I would have been...
We have GOT to stop promoting any body size at all. We need to show, and...– Dances with Fat - “The Promoting Obesity Myth”
FAT SOLIDARITY: THE BASICS
innerfatgirl: innerfatgirl: ** Fat experiences are complicated and vary from fatty to fatty. The following are some personal guidelines on how people can opt out of fat hate and challenge the objectification of fat bodies. This list is incomplete, won’t be the same for everyone, and was written by and hastily reflects the experiences of that fat bitch, Majestic Legay. 1) Don’t objectify me,...
Even if all fat people are the way they are due to their bad choices, even if...– — Frances Lockie A thought for the evening as you all drift off to bed with tummies full of food and your hearts and minds full of fat acceptance xxx FA Frenchie (via fatacceptancefrenchie)
cuteordeath: redefiningbodyimage: redefiningbodyimage: what up, gurls, I got severe psoriasis 4 lyfe <3 all the love. just one girl rehashing old thoughts and adding new ones :) much love.
The Minnesota Starvation Study also demonstrated that “overeating” and...– How we’ve come to believe that overeating causes obesity