Topic: weight

8 Things Not To Say To A Mom Who Just Lost Weight

8 Things Not To Say To A Mom Who Just Lost Weight

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As I’ve mentioned in the past, I struggled with an eating disorder for many years, which is always fun. Things got even more fun a few years ago when I needed to go on a particular medication, one that had the unfortunate side effect of making me gain quite a bit of weight (among other shitastic things). FUN. More »

How About Everybody Stops Fat Shaming Mama June, Mmkay? Mmmmmkay.

How About Everybody Stops Fat Shaming Mama June, Mmkay? Mmmmmkay.

Mother of Honey Boo Boo, and costar of her eponymous show, “Mama” June Shannon has been critiqued quite a bit about her parenting, but also about her weight. Recently, a photo of her jumping into a pool was sold to tabloids by another guest; as Crushable editor Jenni Maier said to me while we discussed the issue, “the only reason it was news is she made a big splash.” More »