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Going Swimmingly

I have to be honest, in the general turmoil that is my life I rather forgot about this little fledgling blog. I have not, however, forgotten about exercise and for the first time in my life I offset my tendency to indulge in an entire family sharing pack of Doritos with a rather less passionate tendency to break a sweat. 554 more words


So, I lied to my daughter this morning. Well, maybe not lied, but I certainly didn't tell her the truth.

We’re pretty casual about nudity in our household when it’s just us and I hope it remains that way.  I want my girls to feel unselfconscious about their bodies for as long as possible, and seeing mommy and daddy comfortable in their bodies is part of that.  540 more words


The self conscious body........

……………………..I’ve been toying blogging about this for a loong time and each time I start I bottle it. I bottle it because I don’t know that I want to hear the truth. 381 more words


Reviled bodyparts pt.2

I called you many things
My dear thighs
And admittedly these allegations
Were not lies
But I’ve taken the time
To open my eyes
And I needed to say that… 70 more words


Laser hair removal.

For a few years I have always disliked my body hair, I’m relatively pale with fairly dark hair, therefore in my eyes its very noticeable. I have always used an epilator as my preferred method of hair removal. 490 more words


How Do I Know My Shower Gel/Bar Soap/Body Wash Works For Me?

Life itself is an evolution so it’s not news that everything is changing with time and trend. The way we know beauty and cosmetics now is way over the top, if you ask me, than what it was before. 255 more words

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Plus Size Art: Sketched to Perfection

Ladies, let’s be honest. We all have those days where we just feel so down and blah! We tend to be over critical of ourselves and we sometimes pick at every inch of our body that we don’t like. 309 more words

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