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.

OK, Now Let's Talk About You.Since yesterday was an Ask Me Anything episode, I would love to talk about anything other than me today! And there are a lot of new folks here, …
How Do You Think About Care Work? If you are child-free, how do you think about the value of care work (which, of course, is not limited to caring for kids)? If you are a parent, how…
Bodies Under Attack/Feeling It In Our BodiesOur bodies are under attack, so it makes sense that we are feeling this in our bodies. Let's use Friday Thread to talk about how we're doing…
How Do You Respond To Body Shaming? Watch now (1 min) | See also: Fat jokes, diet talk, and unsolicited body input of all kinds.
Who Do You Want To Yell At? We need someone to be mad at, and Adolphe Quetelet is dead. 
Help, Parents: How Do We Fix The Internet? What are you worried about, in terms of what your kids learn about bodies and fat bias online? And is there any good to be found here? 
What Fashion Rule Do You Love To Break?What fashion rules have you freed yourself from? What item of clothing did you expect to hate, but actually love? And which rules are still holding you…
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