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I'm so pleased that people have got on board with Boom's kaupapa - even if they aren't fat, and I've met some really really amazing people. And that's what I'm doing this for. Making wonderful people happy is the best fucking feeling ever.

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It's Tuesday so it must be time to meet another Boomette! Don't worry - you didn't miss one last week, we just took a tiny break. Let's crack into it with Sara Van Rooy! Hi Sara! When you're not busy being a Boomette, who are you, and what do you do? I'm a bubbly smiley person, currently contracting to a Govt department. When I'm not working you can find me volunteering at the SPCA, socialising, crafting, gaming, gardening, supporting the drum and bass music community, wining and dining or watching animated movies at home with my cat! How did you feel when...

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"Yes, it can be upsetting but it can also be awesome to see babes with scars living their lives and continuing to be fierce after experiencing the kind of shit that puts you there. People wanted, and I wanted, to see folks healing and moving on from this struggle. House of Boom comes from wanting something that no one is making, so we do it ourselves.'

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Time for another weekly introduction to one of my gorgeous Boomettes! This week, the radiant Hiria Te Rangi. Hi Hiria! When you're not busy being a Boomette, who are you, and what do you do? Mostly I take care of my family and do my damnedest to build Whare Hauora. We made sensors that tell you if your home is making you sick and then tell you next steps and connect you with organisations that can help. This was your first season as a Boomette - how did you find the photoshoot? Fun as all hell! It's fantastic to take...

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"I wasn't as nervous the second time around. I think I was better at picking accessories because I wasn't as fizzy about ALL THE COOL THINGS. The weather was much nicer for season two. I liked that we got to be outside for the shoot - mixing it up!"

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