Category Archives: Fat Acceptance

The continuing story of …meh.

So.  Long time no post.  (Which phrase inevitably reminds me of one of the classic lines in “Yes  Minister” when Jim Hacker meets the President of Biranda, and says “Long time no see” to which the President replies “No need … Continue reading

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In other news… psychotherapy and some distractions

I saw my psychiatr1st again today.  We talked about medicat1on changes (scary!) but I don’t think I’ll be changing anything until the new year.  Frustrating but at the same time, necessary – I might need to go inpatient for a … Continue reading

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I wanna change my clothes my hair my face…

[NB: I started writing this last week but decided I should get it posted even without pics!] With much trepidation (but with positive recommendations from several Toowoomba friends) I went to a different hairdresser last Tuesday. He was lovely and … Continue reading

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Two years ago… and trying to accept the now.

Around this time two years ago I had a hysterectomy – specifically, I had  TAHBSO (which stands for Total Abdominal Hysterectomy with Bilateral Salpingo-Oopherectomy – in other words, a clear out of all the girly bits).  I was in all … Continue reading

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We need to talk about Nigella… (a rant)

I have a confession to make. I think … I think I’ve fallen out of love with Nigella. I’ll just let you process that a moment, shall I? Maybe it’s the therapy working (yay?) or possibly the realisation that there … Continue reading

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Just ’cause it’s a nice photo

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This makes me SOOO MAD

From (fashmag) Grazia: She once described herself as “a chubby English girl who didn’t fit in anywhere” and told her parents she’d rather be called ugly than fat. [their bold] But Kelly Osbourne has hit back in spectacular style, slimming … Continue reading

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I might just do this…

Years ago (okay, June 27, 2006, to be exact) the delightful Erin who blogs as A Dress A Day published this little file:[credit card graphic, for those reading this in a RSS feed] with this suggestion: So write your size … Continue reading

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Fatty Fat Fat and I am NOT a fan of Seroquel

One of the *ahem* issues yesterday’s trip to Brisbane raised was that I HATE standing in dressing rooms staring at myself – all the more so since the !@&(^* damned anti-psychotic has caused weight gain around the middle in a … Continue reading

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