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LOVING MYSELF: I SING THE BODY PERFECTIC

Before the rain yesterday, this is the vision Bob and I saw in the clouds. I see a woman blowing a horn if I look at the photo from far away. 787 more words

Bob Haine

In grief

I wrote this in my bullet journal on September 11th.

“Another bright light has been extinguished. It is rumored her addiction has gotten her, like so many before her.

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Weight Loss Diaries #4

So, I got weighed this morning and I have lost 1 pound. This is in about three weeks.

Now, you would be well within your rights to say, why post that? 337 more words

Pregnancy

DO WOMEN PREFER MEN WITH BIG BELLIES?

A new survey revealed surprising results:

75% of women prefer men with a big belly and love handles over six-pack abs.

Eh, what??

Did I miss something? 645 more words

Fitness

Eating Tips for us Body Battlers

Like so many women out there, I have spent a good portion of my life ashamed of my body.  This self-loathing peaked in high school:  I lied anytime I was asked about my weight;  I cut off the tags in my pants fearing that someone might catch a glimpse of my size;  I wore a T shirt over my bathing suit. 910 more words

The Naked Truth

I read an article on teaching your children (especially boys) about body image, and it really struck a chord in me.  The author states that she wants her young sons to see her naked body so that later in life they understand what a real woman’s body looks like – curves, dimples, love handles, and all.   132 more words

Self-Esteem

Why Crossfit Is Good for Women

As I mentioned, I’m reading Lean In right now, and I’m very much enjoying its go-get-‘em message along with the cautionary tales of why gender inequality still exists in the workplace. 1,023 more words

Health