Mariangela is a young woman who wants to put a stop to body shaming and show people that you don't have to be thin to be beautiful.
Mariangela kindly agreed to an interview with me.
What is your name and age?
My name is Mariangela.
I am 32
What is your height and weight?
Height - 5.10
I'm pregnant so I'm not sure what my weight is at moment.
What is your clothes size?
My clothes size is 16-18.
As a child you were slender, how did that make you feel?
People always used to say to me when I was skinny, "do you have hollow legs" or commented on how skinny I looked.
At the age of 16 you were prescribed the pill and since you were a toddler you were diagnosed with ADHD, you gained weight as a result.
How did that make you feel?
Now I am plus size I feel amazing.
I love my curves.
I put on weight because I was on the pill when I was 16.
I've had ADHD since I was a young toddler.
What symptoms did you / do you have due to ADHD?
My parents found out I had ADHD when I was very young by a doctor up at the hospital.
I used to have so much energy and wouldn't sit down, I just danced about.
In 2012 you did a nude photo shoot, why?
I did a nude photo shoot in 2012 because I wanted to show other women, plus size is sexy and show those curves.
What are your thoughts on body shaming?
I don't think its right that people body shame others.