I don’t really remember a time in my life when I didn’t want to be skinnier.
What’s even more dismal is that if you asked a handful of girls my age if they felt the same way, you’d probably get an overwhelming ‘yes’. Whether it’s our mothers, our aunties, our best friends or our sisters; even my friends that were a size 6. Small wasn’t enough; we all wanted to be smaller.
On any given Sunday three or four years ago, you would have been guaranteed to find me curled up on the couch half-watching half-sleeping through a movie with an empty box of KFC on the floor next to me. Not a pretty sight, but that was me. Absolutely hung over. Now I don’t drink anymore, […]