OMGoodness! I’m now officially a licensed Zumba instructor!!!! How crazy is that?!! “So,” you ask, “how did this all happen?” (I apologize in advance if this post seems a little garbled and long. Maybe I’ll wake up and edit this tomorrow. It’s been a long day and my body is tired and it’s late, but … Continue reading Chronicles of a Plus-Sized Zumba Instructor: Part I
Honest and beautifully written. “For too many men, my weight is a problem, or a fetish. But I want somebody who will hold my hand — and more.” Source: Love at any size – Salon.com Continue reading Love at any size – Salon.com
“So whilst I am hugely turned on by your mind, your face, your personality (and God…I really, really am), I can’t say the same about your figure. So I can sit there and flirt and have the most incredibly fun evening, but I have this awful feeling that when we got undressed my body would let me down. I don’t want that to happen baby. I don’t want to be lying there next to you, and you asking me why I’m not hard.” Continue reading On Dating, Fat Shame, Negging, Tinder and Jerks
To my great delight, there have recently been quite a few body-positive commercials/advertisements which help women refocus on what fitness is really about. I post them for your viewing pleasure (and information).
Get out there. Get fit. Stop the hate. Be inspired. Continue reading Real “Fitspiration” — Advertisements that Actually Inspire You to Get Fit Without Hating Yourself and Others
I gained 10 lbs. I just stepped on the scale and to my horror I saw that I gained 10 lbs. The scale showed me a number that I haven’t seen in years. Actually, I gained more like 13 lbs, but I’ve decided to round down. I had been exercising every day for the last … Continue reading I Gained 10 lbs…