Archive for May 2014

Fat to Fit: Starting the weight loss journey

Fat to Fit: Starting the weight loss journey
Editors Note: This is Part 2 in a series on my weight loss journey. To read Part 1, click here.  After realizing that I had to drop the pounds, and that I could not longer keep making excuses to do it, I sought out all the best ways to start living a healthy life. One... Read more »

Fat to Fit: My breaking point

Fat to Fit: My breaking point
Since moving to the Chicagoland area a few years ago, my waist has slowly been creeping up in size. Like most who have weight issues, I had no clue how much I was gaining, I just knew I was getting a bit bigger. Knowing I was getting fatter, I recall convincing myself that I was... Read more »

Breastfeeding mother made to follow the rules? Is this fair?

As you may have heard, there is a huge news story coming out of the National Restaurant Association trade show that took place in Chicago this weekend. The main point of the story is that a woman decided that the rules of the show did not apply to her, and, once she found out they... Read more »

Review: No Men, No Meat, All Manners

Thea Lux, Caitlin Chuckta, Rachel Farmer, Megan Johns and Kate Carson-Groner. 

Photo by Michael Courier, Courtesy of Carol Fox & Associates.
Last night I had the great pleasure of attending the press performance of the critically-acclaimed production of “5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche” at The Chopin Theatre. The show, co-written by Andrew Hobgood and Evan Linder, has returned to Chicago after a successful run in New York, where it won the Best Overall Production award at... Read more »

City Colleges of Chicago assists students to get back on track

City Colleges of Chicago assists students to get back on track
A college degree can be a very valuable tool depending on your career choices. Unfortunately, not everybody has the time, money, or ability to go to a four-year university. This is why we need places like the City Colleges of Chicago (CCC), and other local community colleges, to assist students that do not fit the... Read more »
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    Former fatty. Wannabe health nut. Writer, photographer, fabulous homosexual. Trying to live a better life. Join me on my journey!

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