Love Letters

A Love Letter From My Body Dear Gemma, This is your body here. I wanted to write and tell you about my feelings for you. I know we have not had the easiest of relationships, like the time we had gastroenteritis over Christmas or when our back went picking up a tissue from the floor. We […]

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The Fat-Girl Christmas Chronicles

Three days before Christmas… The tree finally went up, after I slept in following the end of a crazy term in my new school. All week I have been faced with a gauntlet of chocolates, mince pies and many other forms of sweet / Christmas based foods. I’m generally a ‘no go’ for sweet foods, but […]

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As I turn 40…

So it’s happening…. Holy shit, today is the last day of my 30s. This could be the worst post I’ve done ….well coz I’m tipsy. It is officially the last night of my 30s and I am rebelling, I am fighting against it. Time is a fucker, but it doesn’t stop. I am going into […]

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Weighing on my mind

Weighing in Recently I needed to go to the nurse for my 6 monthly check up. I have been putting this appointment off for a few weeks and had no option but to attend this time. Ever since I made the appointment two weeks ago, I have been full of dread. The dread that I will […]

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Chucking in the Towel (or swimsuit)

Hoardy McHoarderson (part 2) We’ve already established that I’m proper Hoardy McHoarderson, so it won’t come as a surprise to people, that I am a dreadful clothes hoarder. I keep things that old, sentimental, could be used for “dressing up” and the ultimate one… Things that do not fit me, for whatever reason. Things I’ve […]

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