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Will you be making a New Years resolution you don’t keep?

There are many New Years resolutions made in NYE- I’m going to get fit lose weight, exercise more, walk more, enter a fun run etc etc but when it comes down to it those resolutions are never kept? Why?As a full figured (plus size) person one of the reasons is not having the right equipment … Continue reading Will you be making a New Years resolution you don’t keep?

Why don’t Australian magazines celebrate body positivity?

Why are there no magazines in Australia celebrating body positivity Sitting in the harsh light at the hairdresser and offered an array of magazines, I am quite disappointed by all the headlines about how much weight people have lost or how they have their best body - which by the way does not look anything … Continue reading Why don’t Australian magazines celebrate body positivity?

Is weighing-in children really the answer?

Children grow at differing rates and often gain weight right before a growth spurt. Girls heading into puberty have monthly weight fluctuations. Weight is not an indicator of being healthy or unhealthy. A new and ambitious proposal to tackle obesity, plans to see children being ‘weighed-in’ at primary school. This move could lead to ‘labelling’ … Continue reading Is weighing-in children really the answer?

Bad judgement, poor judgement or no judgement call at all

Clearly no one was thinking about their customers when a leading fitness apparel company put a talent call out yesterday via social media. Their mistake was when they asked for fit, active and energetic ‘athletes’ aged 21-40. Anyone who works in the fitness industry and understands the people working out and sweating hard every day, … Continue reading Bad judgement, poor judgement or no judgement call at all