Julie Croft was born in London, England and lived in Chiswick and she attended the Corona Academy Stage School. She worked as a dancer, singer and actress in Spain before turning her hand to teaching. She later became a tutor for teaching English as a foreign language. She lives in Madrid with her husband and two children.
Jackie and jill are two lifelong friends with lives that are poles apart, bodies that are on opposite sides of the scales, and they suddenly find themselves in two completely different and turbulent situations. two things they share, however; fierce loyalty for one another and an excessive preoccupation for their bmi.