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What size am I really?

I posted yesterday on my Instagram story about the Australian standards not existing any more, it was a share really from another group that I belong to - The curvy design market. The post stated that our last Australian clothing standards .... so measurements for sizing were withdrawn in 2007 as they were no longer … Continue reading What size am I really?

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?