Celebrating Mother’s Day

Celebrating Mother's Day

There are many things I’ve forgotten this week. I’ve forgotten to eat breakfast for several days.  I forgot a good friend’s birthday.  I even forgot to put coffee in the coffee machine one morning.  And worse again, I’d half drank the coloured water “coffee” before I realised. I also forgot, until yesterday, that it’s Mother’s […]

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The Harmful Effects Of Fat Shaming

The harmful effects of fat shaming

“You’re going to be chubby like me.” I was 13 years old. And my aunt imparted these words of wisdom on me. At the ripe old age of 40, I want to take my 13-year-old self and give her a big hug.  And tell her that loaded, completely unnecessary comment came from a place of […]

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