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Love Yourself They Say...Unless You are Not a Size 0... I Cry Shenanigans!

It seems to me that the more things change, the more they stay the same. Right now, more than every we are getting bombarded with positive messages about loving yourself and accepting who you are….and then shortly after hearing messages or commercials about ” lose 10 pounds with this one drink”. 388 more words


Book Blast + Giveaway: Big Fat Disaster by Beth Fehlbaum

Welcome to the Official Book Blast for the new Young Adult Novel

BIG  FAT DISASTER by Beth Fehlbaum

Big Fat Disaster by Beth Fehlbaum

Insecure, shy, and way overweight, Colby hates the limelight as much as her pageant-pretty mom and sisters love it. 460 more words

Blog Tour



Unstoppable juggernaut

Inseparable with constant thought

Undeniably soon to be forgot

i am inadequate

Never achieving more than breath

No one believes my true extent… 98 more words


How You Learn To Become Self-Reliant

Halfway through my summer, I was sitting on the couch at my family’s house, texting a friend. This friend, after telling her that things were still not going well (the past year had been rough), said to me “once I accepted that things were not always going to be in my favor in my early 20s, everything got a whole lot easier.” … 783 more words


My Higher Power is a trickster sort of god. While I’d much prefer a Mr. Rodgers sort, the kind of deity who is always thoughtful, considerate and sensitive, I’ve accepted the idea that mine is a laughing hyena that follows me around for amusement’s sake, and nips at my ass whenever I take myself too seriously, which is most of the time. 687 more words


I Can't Give Up

I really don’t know what to do. My future is unpredictable. I just want to give in to this depression of mine. I can’t do that because I have to fight through. 71 more words

My Life

Have You Accepted Your Body?

(Throughout the month, I’m blogging 20 questions from this month’s feature article in O magazine.)

 QUESTION 13- Have I Accepted My Body?


Although this O article is geared to women, today’s question is the first one that I think is really meant to be applied to just women–men care about their looks, but in this society, us ladies are all too vocal about our hangups with our physicality. 163 more words

Personal Growth