Tag: body image

What happened when I finally embraced, put on weight, and stopped giving a f**k.

It happened on a floating pontoon. The moment, the lightbulb, the big realisation. It was right after I gave my family an impromptu salute to the sun yoga demo, while wearing a swimsuit and at my heaviest in over a decade, on a pontoon floating on the Adriatic Sea, that I had THE moment of ...

A letter to: Taryn Brumfitt

Hi Taryn, You don’t know me but I am one of the MANY women to have seen your movie Embrace and been massively inspired by it. Thank you so much. Thank you for the movie. Thank you for being so honest, open, and brave. Brave for sharing your most confronting thoughts and fears, brave for ...

The letters series: MY BODY

Dear body, I feel like I owe you an apology. You have always been so strong and solidly there for me, but mostly I’ve just been a bitch. All through my childhood I was super healthy and strong, thanks to you. But then during my teenage years I started not liking you very much. There ...