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Embracing My Body so My Kids do the Same

In September, I had the opportunity to see Embrace—a documentary created by Body Image Activist Taryn Brumfitt. Here’s the trailer so you can see what it’s about:   I’ve been thinking about doing a post about this movie since the minute it started. The facts are scary and sad: 91% of women are unhappy with […]

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Parenting From The Gut

Parenting from the Gut

I’ve been a mom for over nine years now. That means for the past nine years, I’ve been bombarded with advice and judgement if I’m not parenting my child in just the right ways. I’ve read about the Mommy Wars and how I should feel guilty because I work full time (and then some!) and […]

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Missing the Old Me

Missing the Old Me

Every Friday, I have a date with PostSecret.com. For those who don’t know, PostSecret is a site that is updated weekly with anonymous secrets sent to the site owner, Frank, via postcards to his home or left at the numerous speaking engagements he does around the country. PostSecret is updated on Sundays, but I check it […]

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