Cassandra Appleby is a Marketing student at San Francisco State University, soon to graduate in May. Being plus size her entire life, she is passionate about promoting body positivity and empowering others to find their confidence. Her goal is to voice the thoughts and opinions that are often unspoken in the plus size community in a way that raises awareness and inspires understanding amongst differing viewpoints.
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It can be difficult to develop a healthy self-esteem when diet culture, unrealistic beauty standards, and fatphobia pressure you to hate your Fat body.
Every Fat Girl navigates through life hearing words and phrases that, in the end, try to further body shaming culture. Well, guess what? We’re tired of it!