A Serious Question

Have you been tested for BRCA1 or BRCA2. If you haven’t had the tests, why? I’ll sit quietly and wait for your responses in the comments. On a less serious note this was in my inbox: I need to figure out approximately how much cooked pasta it would take to mostly fill a normal-sized bathtub….Anyone have any idea? The most remarkable thing about this is that it was only upon querying my husband that I realized how bizarre the email is.

Fat Acceptance is Bullshit

I’m tired of hearing people equating obesity with race, hence the discrimination. I can’t carry my 7 year old on my back all day long and still have a good quality day. He’s 50 pounds or so. Many of you “fat acceptance” bloggers have lots more than 50 pounds on you. Stop pretending it’s okay. You are dying and some of you are killing your kids. That has me irate. It’s got to suck to be morbidly obese. I can’t imagine laboring to get out of bed, oh, wait I …