body image, books

Chairs & Stairs: On Making Spaces Welcoming for Larger Bodies

Tuesday evening I had the great fortune of attending an author event and book signing for Jes Baker and her latest memoir, Landwhale. I fucking love Jes Baker, y'all. Her previous book, Things No One Will Tell Fat Girls was just incredible and I cannot wait to read my (signed!) copy of Landwhale. Having followed… Continue reading Chairs & Stairs: On Making Spaces Welcoming for Larger Bodies

fitness, spinning

5 Reasons I’m So Excited to Have a YMCA Membership again

Last weekend, BC and I stopped by the Y in our city and reupped our lapsed memberships! I didn't realize how much I had missed it until I started going this week for the first time in a loooooong time.Here are the five reasons I'm really glad to have a membership again:1. ConvenienceWhen BC and… Continue reading 5 Reasons I’m So Excited to Have a YMCA Membership again