It’s Bad when it’s a “Fad”

Let’s be honest, there’s a reason why fad diets are referred to as “Fad Diets.” They can be the hottest thing in the planet, with multiple testimonials on how “effective” it is, but truth of the matter is that it’s simply fad, with no assurance that you will achieve your health goals effectively, safely and…

Uniqlo and the size 29 waistline

Imagine this: You are a person that is a bit particular and slightly neurotic when it comes to your close. You seldom buy anything, but when you do — it’s definitely something you just have to have, coveting it passionately, convinced that it’s a piece you can use over and over. So you throw caution…

Denim Dreams

I was the girl who was always in skirts and dainty little dresses. Not because I am a girly-girl, but those are the only things that fit me. For a time, I posted a series of my woes on this blog — woes about being fat, being a dress-size too big, of clothes not fitting…

A fat chance to stardom

Let’s set aside the politically correct BS and discuss like sane and matured human beings whose mind can take a very light and free wheeling discussion. Here’s something from Popseoul: Honestly and minus all the trying-to-be-a-good-girl BS, would you spend your bucks to support and follow these gorgeously large ladies the same way you spent…

Searching for the old me.

Like I always mention before, I was not always the big tub of lard that I am today. I used to roll on the shores of Boracay in a bikini top and itsy-bitsy shorts. I used to be the one who had the curves in all of the right places. My jeans used to fit…

Cokehead, I am

I probably mentioned during one of my endless rants here on my online domain that five freaking years ago, I gained weight and I never stopped gaining ever since. From the lithe and elfin 90 pounds when I was still in university, I boomed to 140 pounds by the time I turned 29. I am…

Yes, she’s fat. So what?

Her name is Gabourey Sidibe. Recently nominated for an Oscar for Best Actress in a Lead Role, for the highly-acclaimed movie “Precious: based on the novekl Push by Sapphire”. She is also overweight. So freaking what? For a few days now after her enchanted evening at the Oscars where she displayed both confidence and poise,…