Friday Threads

Subscriber-only safe space to talk about how we're dismantling diet culture, divesting ourselves and our parenting of fatphobia, and generally coping in the world as people with bodies. Also, we love snacks.

What's Your Lockdown Comfort Food?I know. This is not March 2020 and we are not, officially, back in lockdown. But judging from the response to Tuesday’s essay, a lot of you, lik…
What's Your New Year, No Diet Resolution? This can be a random, just-for-fun goal, or something you’re doing more intentionally to break free of diet culture. It can also be literally nothing at…
What Were Your Food & Body Wins This Year?Did you stop a diet? Refuse to start one? Have a hard conversation with a fatphobic doctor, colleague or family member? Even just start thinking about…
What Are Your Hair Rules? What rules have you internalized about your hair, and how it relates to your body size? And how do we let this shit go? 
Friday Thread: So, Just... How Are You Doing? I don’t have a pithy question for you this week. But I do want to know: How are you? If you were anticipating holiday food weirdness last week, how did…
Friday Thread: Who Do You Love in the Anti-Diet Space? Let's talk activists, authors, podcasters, Instagram influencers, etc: Anyone doing the real work of dismantling anti-fat bias and diet culture. 
Friday Thread: How Does Gender Impact Your Feelings About Your Kid's Body?How does gender show up in the way you parent your kids around food and body size? Or, how did your parents’ gender (and your own) inform your family’s…
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