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2019: Resolutions versus Affirmations.

 “Hello friends! Welcome back to my YouTube channel.” Has a ring to it, no? In this post I wanted to have a little chat about resolutions and changing our perspective. By definition, a resolution is a firmly made decision to do or not to do something, and who needs that kind of pressure in 2019? […]

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The Progression of Fat Fashion

Welcome back to my blog. This is a post exploring the progression of women’s fashion in South Africa, from my personal perspective as a fat woman. I was recently featured (how exciting! They wanted lil’ old me to share my thoughts!!) in an online article for Women’s Month by StyleMeStrauss (here), and one of the […]

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Month of May Series: Conclusive Thoughts

We’ve always been taught to hide parts of ourselves that others find unappealing. My last few posts have highlighted some parts of my body that I’ve personally had experience with being suggested to cover. I’ve found these posts somewhat challenging to type up because of the fact that a lot of the ideas behind the […]

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Part 2: How to dress when you have big legs

A little disclaimer: DO WHATEVER MAKES YOU FEEL SEXY, BOSS, CONFIDENT and/or any other hyped-up words you can think of. Why is it that when a fat girl wears a short dress its experienced as more of a shock/disgusting than if a thin girl were to wear the same length dress? Being a fat girl, […]

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Part 1: How to dress if you have a tummy

Hello and welcome to the first installment of my “how to dress…” series which targets societal ideals of how fat girls such as myself should dress. If you continue on reading you will find out the main reason for my creation of this series. I have had this mulling around for quite some time now […]

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