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"Do I Tell My Kids I'm On a Weight Loss Drug?"

"Do I Tell My Kids I'm On a Weight Loss Drug?"

Update: 2023-06-29


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It's time for your June Indulgence Gospel! Corinne is here and we're celebrating our 100th episode. We've got answers to your questions about Ozempic, dahlias and leggings, plus a lil' hate mail and of course, Butter.  

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Disclaimer: Virginia and Corinne are humans with a lot of informed opinions. They are not nutritionists, therapists, doctosr, or any kind of health care providers. The conversation you're about to hear and all of the advice and opinions they give are just for entertainment, information, and education purposes only. None of this is a substitute for individual medical or mental health advice.


The Wellness Trap

Virginia's first book



Target linen shorts

amazing local flower store Parcel

Health at Every Size health sheet for liver conditions

our episode with Christy Harrison

Marci Evans

Emily Fonnesbeck

the episode where Mia O'Malley came on

jeans science

Glennon Doyle, on how the clothes were policing her body

Universal Standard next to naked leggings

Roya leggings

I make videos where I eat snacks while I read them

a video with my car full of plants

now to enjoy my 25 cent tomato

Solomon’s Seal

A Way to Garden

Garden Study

Gatorade cucumber lime flavor

Nuun electrolyte tablets


Joy the Baker

a lovely shot of a bunch of books

this little cart


The Burnt Toast Podcast is produced and hosted by Virginia Sole-Smith. Follow Virginia on Instagram or Twitter.Burnt Toast transcripts and essays are edited and formatted by Corinne Fay, who runs @SellTradePlus, an Instagram account where you can buy and sell plus size clothing.The Burnt Toast logo is by Deanna Lowe.Our theme music is by Jeff Bailey and Chris Maxwell.Tommy Harron is our audio engineer.Thanks for listening and for supporting anti-diet body liberation journalism.









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"Do I Tell My Kids I'm On a Weight Loss Drug?"

"Do I Tell My Kids I'm On a Weight Loss Drug?"

Corinne Fay and Virginia Sole-Smith