Discussion Posts

Revisiting Fatphobia: Addressing the issue in One to Watch

One to Watch book summary [review here!] One to Watch follows fashion blogger Bea, a plus size woman who works to help other women find fashionable and affordable pieces that flatter their shapes and curves. After a drunken tirade against the show Main Squeeze (based on The Bachelor and its tie ins), Bea finds herself […]


Review: One to Watch by Kate Stayman-London

Bea Schumacher is a devastatingly stylish plus-size fashion blogger who has amazing friends, a devoted family, legions of Insta followers–and a massively broken heart. Like the rest of America, Bea indulges in her weekly obsession: the hit reality show Main Squeeze. The fantasy dates! The kiss-off rejections! The surprising amount of guys named Chad! But Bea […]


Revisiting Fatphobia in Books

Very early in my time as a blogger, I made a discussion post about Fatphobia. This post was largely inspired by my review of From BonBons to Yoga Pants by Katie Cross, and as a result of reading the third book in Cross’s Health and Happiness Society series, You’ll Never Know, I feel that it’s […]