Victory: Strong 4 Life Billboards Coming Down

Next month, the current Strong 4 Life billboards are coming down. Close to 700 mom & dad bloggers, fitness professionals, Registered Dietitians, doctors and other concerned bloggers rallied together for a common cause–The end of shame. We demanded the Strong 4 Life campaign take down billboards we believed created an environment in Georgia that perpetuated…

Empowerment Creates Change, Not Shame

Here are some of the comments I’ve witnessed from people over the time I’ve been involved promoting the Ashamed movement. “Just get off your fat ass and exercise. There. Problem solved.” “Fat parents should be ashamed of themselves” “Fat children should be shamed because they are fat. Maybe that will encourage them to stop eating…

#Ashamed Chat Thursday, 2/16 9pm EST

Last time we all met in protest of the Strong 4 Life billboards in Georgia we amassed over 23 MILLION impressions on twitter within ONE HOUR on twitter. A very impressive feat and very strong demonstration of how people in social media feel about shaming children into better health. But our campaign to stop the…

#Ashamed Twitter Party and Petition For Children in Georgia

Mom blogging and health-based  communities all over the internet are uniting this Friday, January 27th from 9-10pm EST to petition the @Strong_4_Life Campaign and the State of Georgia to cease this campaign before it does any more damage to children. The Strong4Life Campaign has purchased billboard ads all over the State of Georgia in hopes…