07 December 2019 | By Sarai Walker | Filed in: fat.

The diet revolution is here And it s armed Plum Kettle does her best not to be noticed, because when you re fat, to be noticed is to be judged Or mocked Or worse With her job answering fan mail for a popular teen girls magazine, she is biding her time until her weight loss surgery Only then

Future Perfect

07 December 2019 | By Jen Larsen | Filed in: fat.

Every year on her birthday, Ashley Perkins gets a card from her grandmother a card that always contains a promise lose enough weight, and I will buy your happiness Ashley doesn t think there s anything wrong with the way she looks, but no amount of arguing can persuade her grandmother that fat

Things No One Will Tell Fat Girls: A Handbook for Unapologetic Living

07 December 2019 | By Jes Baker | Filed in: fat.

THIS IS JES BAKER S BODY LOVE PARTY, AND YOU RE INVITED Among the many Things No One Will Tell Fat Girls that you don t want to miss 1 It s Possible to Love Your Body Today Now 2 You Can Train Your Brain to Play Nice 3 Your Weight Is Not a Reflection Of Your Worth 4 Changing Your Tumblr

Big Girl: How I Gave Up Dieting and Got a Life

07 December 2019 | By Kelsey Miller | Filed in: fat.

Kelsey Miller had done it all crash diets, healthy diets, and nutritionist prescribed eating plans, which are diets that you pay money for She d been fighting her un thin body since early childhood, and at 29, she finally hit bottom No diet could transform her body or her life With the

Two Whole Cakes: How to Stop Dieting and Learn to Love Your Body

07 December 2019 | By Lesley Kinzel | Filed in: fat.

In the age of The Biggest Loser and the war on obesity, we re pressured to conform to certain body standards at any cost Sure, everyone should eat right and get exercise, but what if you do that and you still don t fit into the clothes at the mall In Two Whole Cakes, Fatshionista extraordinaire

Hot & Heavy: Fierce Fat Girls on Life, Love & Fashion

07 December 2019 | By Virgie Tovar | Filed in: fat.

In this fun, fresh, fat positive anthology, fat activist and sex educator Virgie Tovar brings together voices from an often marginalized community to talk about and celebrate their lives Hot Heavy rejects the idea that being thin is best, instead embracing the many fabulous aspects of being fat

The Unapologetic Fat Girl's Guide to Exercise and Other Incendiary Acts

07 December 2019 | By Hanne Blank | Filed in: fat.

This empowering exercise guide is big on attitude, giving plus size women the motivation and information they need to move their bodies and improve their health.Hanne Blank, proud fat girl and personal trainer, understands the physical and emotional roadblocks that overweight women face in the word

Fat: The Owner's Manual

07 December 2019 | By Ragen Chastain | Filed in: fat.

This book is than just the story of a fat woman who managed to win respect and National Championships in the thin obsessed world of dance It s than just a trained researcher s examination of the evidence about weight and health It s a book about living life in the body that you have now,

Yoga XXL

07 December 2019 | By Ingrid Kollak | Filed in: fat.

Yoga XXL shows you how to create a safe, enjoyable, and effective yoga practice no matter what your age, size, shape, or physical fitness level Yoga is not just for the lean and limber With modified postures and props, everyone can experience yoga s many health benefits including increased

What's Wrong with Fat?

07 December 2019 | By Abigail C. Saguy | Filed in: fat.

The United States, we are told, is facing an obesity epidemic a battle of the bulge of not just national, but global proportions that requires drastic and immediate action Experts in the media, medical science, and government alike are scrambling to find answers What or who is responsible for

The Fat Studies Reader

07 December 2019 | By Esther D. Rothblum | Filed in: fat.

Winner of the 2010 Distinguished Publication Award from the Association for Women in Psychology Winner of the 2010 Susan Koppelman Award for the Best Edited Volume in Women s Studies from the Popular Culture Association We have all seen the segments on television news shows A fat person walking on

Lessons from the Fat-O-Sphere: Quit Dieting and Declare a Truce with Your Body

07 December 2019 | By Kate Harding | Filed in: fat.

From the leading bloggers in the fat acceptance movement comes an empowering guide to body image no matter what the scales say When it comes to body image, women can be their own worst enemies, aided and abetted by society and the media But Harding and Kirby, the leading bloggers in the