Here’s why you need to stop calling yourself “fat”

No matter what our differences are as people, insecurities are what seem to tie us all together. The issues we face differ from person to person, but each one of them causes the same negative end-product. Although everyone is entitled to their struggles, and should never be shunned or made to feel guilty for having them, we also all have a responsibility to make sure our own problems aren’t inflicting more pain and suffering on other people.

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From hourglass to apple: No woman has it easy

As an hourglass girl myself, I often fall into the trap of assuming that my body type is the only one that is tough to shop for and sometimes difficult to love. Mainly because I’ve never had the pleasure of experiencing a figure different to my own, but after speaking to real women who have, I learnt that I’m not alone in my on-going battles with body-consciousness…

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