I was 8 years old when I started my first ever diet, Weight Watchers. Before I had finished growing or hit puberty, I was already trying to make myself smaller. This sparked a long journey of crash dieting, disordered eating, starvation, and body dysmorphia. My parents were only doing what they thought was best, guided… Continue reading New Weight Watchers Program Encourages Eating Disorders in Kids Ages 8-17.
Finding clothes is so hard sometimes, especially if you are plus-sized. I am so thankful for companies like Torrid that carry clothes that fit my body and my style, even though my style is hobo-chic like 90% of the time. Having clothes that I like and make me feel like myself has been a huge… Continue reading Plus Size Clothing Haul -TORRID
I think it’s really important and good that people with influences as big as Shane Dawson’s are talking about this. Eating Disorders are so prevalent in society today, but they have begun to be normalized by diet culture and the wellness diet. Eating disorders do not have to look a certain way and neither do… Continue reading My Thoughts on the Eugenia Cooney Shane Dawson Documentary
Let me start this with a big, fat disclaimer: I LOVE Rachel Hollis. Seriously! I have recommended my friends, family, and acquaintances to her books since I have finished them. I would not even be writing this if it wasn’t for her. She has been a HUGE inspiration to me in following my dreams, and… Continue reading What Rachel Hollis Gets Wrong
As you may know, I went to Vidcon this year. It was such an exciting, surreal experience that it is hard for me to put into words how I felt, but I am going to try. First, I was amazed at my ability to even make this trip happen. I put more effort into my… Continue reading My Vidcon 2019 Experience