I don’t know of a woman in the United States that has not been on a diet/eating plan since puberty hit. It seems as soon as the boobs and curves come in, women begin a lifelong struggle with body acceptance and attaining an ideal body image. Part of this struggle almost always goes hand in… Read More Should You Be Eating That?
A few weeks ago I decided to go back to Orange Theory Fitness. I really enjoy their classes and trainers, and before I got pregnant, it was the most effective workout for me in terms of weight loss, strength, and overall physical improvement. I completed Disney Princess in 2014 BECAUSE I was doing OTF as a cross-training… Read More Hot Mess Aerobics: Why You Don’t Wear Denim After the Gym
First, my latest achievement in one month of clean eating, Turbofire and Shakeology: I know I disappeared for a while folks, but, life happened last week in the form of a major conference with work so I was ripped away from my desk and working hard for the money. It was quite a challenge, as… Read More Progress,not Perfection (or why I had cookies last week and don’t feel bad about it)
Don’t get excited! You’re not really getting into my jeans but my introductory post to MOAHFC is about seeing your hard work at the gym pay off at the mall! Before moving on to the post I thought I’d give you some insight into me! I’m V, or Vane, or Vanessa! I’m one of those… Read More An Intro to Me and You Get in My Jeans!
For months I’ve been wondering whether this would be a good idea: exposing myself to the cruelty of the internet and sharing my story of being a relatively fat but happy person trying to win the legendary battle of fat vs. woman. A few weeks ago I was approved to have gastric sleeve surgery. I… Read More No Such Thing as a Healthy Fat Chick