Tag: body image

Hey, Mama! This Summer, Just Say “NO” To Diets

It never fails. Another summer, another season of obtrusive ads and messages from the diet industry to get a  “bikini body” or “lose weight and...

Postpartum Bodies: Looking Forward, Not “Bouncing Back”

Postpartum Bodies: Looking Forward, Not “Bouncing Back” I saw a friend recently who was about two months postpartum, and the first thing I said to her...

Raising A Girly Girl When You Are Not So Girly…

Raising A Girly Girl When You Are Not So Girly... I'm a Non Girly-Girl Raising a Girly Girl Pink tutus, princess shoes, tiaras, frilly skirts, rainbows...

Aging With Grace

The Cons A few years ago I got my first white hair. I was probably about 25 years old and solved the problem by just...

My Changing Body

When I hear, “my changing body,” I think of the time right before and during puberty (think period, new breasts, etc.). However, over the...

The Sibling Size Complex: A Big Girl And A Small Boy

  I have two kids. One eats everything and the other eats nothing. One is in the 80th percentile and the other is in the 5th...

Hashtag MomBod: Embrace the Curve

  Tiny fingers playfully explore the lumps on my thighs. A gentle head rests sweetly on my soft stomach. Shards of nails pinch the crap out...

Why ‘Girl Moms’ Shouldn’t Get Breast Implants

A few weeks ago I read an article about breast implants and the comment section abounded with women complaining about the small size or sagginess...

One-Piece Wonder

Let me start off my saying that if I had a flat tummy and the confidence to match it, I probably wouldn’t feel this...

That Time I Was Told I Had “Itty Bitty Titties”

This past weekend I was at an amazing party celebrating amazing friends and their forever commitment to one another. Simply minding my own business. As...

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