real talk: can you be obese and healthy?

real talk: can you be obese and healthy?

You’ve been learning about – and are inspired by – the Health At Every Size ® movement, HAES for short…but it is so counter to the diet-obsessed culture you’ve been immersed in all your life. HAES can feel opposite to EVERYTHING you ever learned. From what you’re...
examples of thin privilege hidden in plain sight

examples of thin privilege hidden in plain sight

Have you heard of thin privilege? These days, as people do the work of investigating their own privileges and prejudices, society has the opportunity to become more kind and just. This post, with examples of what thin privilege is – and isn’t – will give you an...
healthy new year WITHOUT the resolutions

healthy new year WITHOUT the resolutions

What does a healthy new year even mean, honestly? And how do you make it stick? If you feel like if one more person says “new year, new me” you might snap.  I’m saying – same, girl. Same.  You are determined to start this New Year...
leaving the clean plate club for good

leaving the clean plate club for good

Thanksgiving is coming and you know what else is coming? A lot of food, a lot of leftovers and this nagging feeling to stay in the “clean plate club” because that is how you were raised.  So you’re thinking ahead (go, you!): “whatever I do, I need to portion out...