“I don’t care about being stick-thin. I don’t want stuff to jiggle. Really skinny actresses make me hungry — I see them and think, Honey, you need to eat! I’m lucky I don’t have to live like that,” she admitted. “I feel my best when I’m a toned, not flabby, size 8. Women come up to me and say, ‘You’re beautiful and confident, and that makes me feel I can be, too.’ I won’t give up what I enjoy to look perfect. I want to find a happy medium between feeling good about my body and still having a beer and some barbecue.”
The country singer’s dieting philosophy is the perfect one for girls these days to emulate. Check out her Self magazine cover and accompanying photos below.