If you follow me on Twitter then you’ll have seen this already. There is a hashtag about Ableist speech and attitudes, it’s full of quotes that have been said to disabled people, as well as more generalised examples of how disabled people are treated.
Are you ready to meet the winners? Well here they are, and what an incredibly talented bunch they are Best Plus Size Blogger What Laura Loves Best New Plus Size Blogger Secret Plus Size Goddess Best Plus Size Instagram @lollylikesfatshion Best Plus Size Twitter @lottie_lamour Best Plus Size YouTube It’s Em Channel Best Plus Size… Read More The Curvee Awards – The Winners
I went to the doctor the other day, it was a new doctor. One I hadn’t seen before, but she’d been all over Twitter giving health advice so I thought I’d give her a go. You know, I’ve had all these health problems for years now, tried so many treatments, had so many examinations and… Read More I went to the doctor..
It’s looking like we’re not going to manage our own Halloween party this year (sympathy please) so I thought I’d instead torment myself my gazing longingly at some of the gorgeous Halloween inspired ranges out at the moment. And then I was swiftly disappointed.
The nominations are now closed for The Curvee Awards, and voting is now open. So who are you going to be voting for? Come meet the nominees!
So earlier today I wrote a post about the problems we’d been having with social services, I’ve already got more to add to it. In this one I’m going to talk about how health visitors need to drastically improve their training, and how social services need to quit pretending they are there to support families when… Read More Social Services vs. actual support Pt. 2
I’ve been a little quiet lately, thought I should explain what has been going on. Especially as I am very angry and need to get this off my chest. We have been referred to Social Services, this isn’t the first time, and I’m fed up of dealing with them.
I’m sorry, for those of you following me for plus size fashion and art, this is a departure. Some of you have followed me a while though and will know a little about my daughter, born 10 weeks premature, 6 weeks in SCBU, has had a few health issues since. What only a select few… Read More Neglectful mother
Today I’m continuing the new series of illustrations and corresponding blog posts about some fantastic bloggers and their inspirations. If you haven’t seen it before, the idea is that they tell me who inspired them and why, and I draw them as their inspiration. Today’s blogger is the lovely Katt from Fat Girl For Life. On the subject of… Read More Inspirational Illustrations feat Katt from Fat Girl For Life
I decided to do a new series of illustrations and corresponding blog posts about some fantastic bloggers and their inspirations. The idea being that they tell me who inspired them and why, and I draw them as their inspiration. Today’s blogger is the gorgeous Hayley from Curves and Curls. On the subject of inspirations have… Read More Inspirational Illustrations feat Hayley from Curves & Curls