Slimming World Week 1: How did I find it and will it work for you?

On my last post be prepared it's a long one, I briefly explained why I finally took the plunge and rejoined Slimming World after years of avoiding it. I knew I needed the support, but the additional support wasn't the only reason, in fact there were many factors which led to me walking into my first meeting. … Continue reading Slimming World Week 1: How did I find it and will it work for you?

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Say no to body shaming and yes to body positivity.

Who has heard of Tess Holliday aka Tess Munster? In 2013 she started the #effyourbeautystandards movement on Instagram, encouraging people to love their bodies and be proud of their bodies no matter their size. In January of this year (2015) she made history by becoming the largest plus size model to be signed to a … Continue reading Say no to body shaming and yes to body positivity.

Wednesdays post on a Thursday. Back to Falmouth University.

For those of you who don't know I am currently in my second year at Falmouth University in Cornwall, studying for a BA Hons degree in Journalism. So between working in Penzance at the weekend, attending Falmouth University during the week and writing I really am a busy girl travelling up and down Cornwall! Today … Continue reading Wednesdays post on a Thursday. Back to Falmouth University.

Katie Hopkins – A review and an open letter to you.

So Katie Hopkins new two-part documentary, My Fat Story, was aired recently on TLC. The programme that was designed to show that fat people are just lazy and that losing weight is simple. Just stop eating so much (her words.) "Being obese, being fat, being overweight, has become the new normal, and I disagree with that. … Continue reading Katie Hopkins – A review and an open letter to you.