Body Positive

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I Don't Give A Crap About My "Bikini Body"

I don’t remember being particularly confident about my body, I do remember thinking that I should look confident, even if I hated my thighs. Read...
joni edelman   |   05.15.17   |   SHARE
Beyond Before & After
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I Used To Think I Was Fat

The thing about body dissatisfaction, in general, is this: once you’re a loather, reversion to lover is as easy as wearing a g-string over the ass Read...
joni edelman   |   04.25.17   |   SHARE
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It's Not Me, It's You: My Breakup With Body Positivity

It feels like a community that I don’t fit in now. Read...
joni edelman   |   03.30.17   |   SHARE
Beyond Before & After

Take The Cake: More Fat Face Representation Please

The other day I was having coffee and ice cream with my friend. We were talking about who we follow online. She is plus size and has asymmetrical Read...
Virgie Tovar    |   03.30.17   |   SHARE
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Why are people so scared and angry about Nike offering plus-size fitness wear? (Image Credit: Instagram/trendera)

Nike Backlash Proves It's Not About Fat People's Health

Nobody, of any size, is obligated to participate in sports/exercise/movement. Participation doesn’t make someone better than those who don’t — Read...
Ragen Chastain    |   03.27.17   |   SHARE
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As My Fifth Child Turns Five

The fifth birthday is a big deal. Five is kindergarten. It is reading and writing and riding your bike without training wheels. Five is the first Read...
joni edelman   |   03.26.17   |   SHARE
Beyond Before & After
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Well Whaddya Know, Lena Dunham Lost Weight And People Don't Like It

It looks like Lena Dunham has lost some weight, perhaps even a lot of weight? Read...
joni edelman   |   03.23.17   |   SHARE
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Fancy Feast — The Fat Burlesque Performer

Fancy Feast, The Fat Burlesque Performer: A (Super Awesome & Babely) Film By Leon Chase

Fancy Feast is smart, funny, entertaining, and gorgeous. I don't have anything else to say. Read...
joni edelman   |   03.23.17   |   SHARE
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