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This is the kind of man (or woman) you need

I was moved to tears when a relative of mine shared a story with me about her husband and his response to her dieting and body changes. 330 more words

Eating Disorder Recovery

Embrace Your Flaws.

To take a page out of the fabulous book of Tyra Banks: You + Your Flaws + Awesome = Flawsome.

I know flaws are “supposed” to be a bad thing. 224 more words

Summer Maintaining Update

I’ve been maintaining since early July, that was when I stopped going to HMR Phase 2 classes (I’d bought a series of 12 for a skills tune-up), and things are going really well. 276 more words

Self-Worth and My Body

(This was a homework assignment written Sunday evening)

How I Define Self-Worth and How This Became Correlated to My Body

I am not even sure how I define my self-worth.  841 more words


Diet tips for young girls

I am a soon-to-be-20 -year-old girl living in a first world country in 2016. Needless to say, I’m familiar with the world of dieting. And let me tell you; it’s been pretty awful. 1,874 more words


A baptism into self-love (or, the first time I wore a bikini)

August 13, 2016. I feel like I should permanently mark the day on the calendar because exactly a week ago I accomplished one of the most radical acts of self-care and self-acceptance I’ve ever undertaken. 1,165 more words


7 Reasons Why Burlesque Rocks the BoPo World...

If you’re not too familiar with the art of burlesque, you might be forgiven for thinking that it only extends the arm of acceptance as far as one single body type. 813 more words