• What if I called you a fat ass when you tell me to grab a burger
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    Can I Call You A Fat Ass?

    I don’t know what is wrong with people.  Why do you think it’s ok to make comments about a skinny person’s body or ask if we ever eat or “whisper” (cause we hear you) to your friend, “She needs to eat a burger or something!”  Cause we ALL know if someone said, “YOU ARE A FAT ASS” all hell would break loose.  And just so you know, we EAT and can probably eat you under the table.  Being told to eat is offensive and skinny shaming

  • Growing Up Skinny
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    Growing Up Skinny

    As you read in my welcome post you know, I’m a Tennessee gal.  Born and raised as a country girl.  Most people think of country folks eating lots of meat and potatoes for most meals.  That is true to a degree.  My family served bacon, eggs, gravy, and biscuits for breakfast.  I had regular lunches as a child.  You know the norm…peanut butter and jelly, ham sandwiches, the occasional fast food joint.  Dinner we had tacos, roast. Pinto beans, cornbread, and salmon patties every Wednesday at my granny’s.  Sundays we had the full spread of chicken, ham, greens, potatoes, etc.   No matter what I ate or didn’t eat, I was a skinny…