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A Summer without Body Shaming?

Malachi:

My day job is in a coffee shop. The past week or so that I’ve been working, I’ve noticed a significant uptick in the number of sugar free, nonfat, no whipped cream drinks that have been ordered. 2,255 more words

Malachi Grennell

Your body: a vessel for life exploration.

Your body is a tool for exploring the world. Says the incredibly wonderful, intelligent, thoughtful Renee Engeln, author of “Beauty Sick.”

Your body is NOT an object to be scrutinized, judged, picked apart, altered, fixed, or shamed. 461 more words

Body Image

A bad self-love month

When you have a bad body image day, you move a little slower, smile a little less, and sigh as you avoid making eye contact with your reflection. 211 more words

Body Image

Fat Shaming

There is a very strong movement out there that I think is wonderful and way overdue. It seems to be popping up everywhere on the Intranet. 779 more words

Self-compassion

Robbed and Reborn

I often say my eating disorder helped make me the woman I am today.  That statement is not false, as it developed at the start of my adolescence and carried me into adulthood.  1,793 more words

Recovery

#fatacceptance # fatally #fatlove

Whenever I scroll through Instagram/Facebook, I see women who are plus sized advocating body acceptance. These women are trailblazing in their respective fields, be it modelling, entrepreneurship, acting or fashion. 671 more words

Chaotic Thoughts

An Incomplete History of My Body

Grade school, maybe grade six or seven. Sitting in a circle with my girlfriends at recess. We go around the circle in turns: “My thighs are so fat. 1,252 more words

Motherhood