Tag Archives: body issues

She’s still got it, and so do you

Believe it or not, a 63-year-old woman is filling some pages in the new Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition, set to come out Feb. 15. Okay, yes, it’s Christie Brinkley – a woman who has long been considered gorgeous – but … Continue reading

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No better time than now

You know what we don’t necessarily need? New Year resolutions. Lots of people still make New Year resolutions, and I have absolutely zero concern about that, because that’s their life and none of my business. And I can understand why … Continue reading

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Demi-lition Derby

Read this article about Demi Lovato the other day, and thought, “Well…that escalated quickly.” The rundown: an Instagram artist drew a picture of Lovato several months ago as a topless mermaid. Lovato herself commented on the photo recently and said … Continue reading

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Destined for prettiness

Who doesn’t love a good concert? The buzzing excitement before the house lights go dim, the performer holding his microphone out to the crowd, the killer guitar solo, the one song that makes the audience nearly tear the roof off the … Continue reading

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Guest blogger: Sandra G

It is my pleasure to introduce the inaugural guest post on my blog! Today’s blogger is Sandra G. She runs a fantastic blog that is equal parts humorous and real over at datebynumb3r.com. If you like what you see here, … Continue reading

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Calling…everyone

A recent post on my blog drew a lot of attention and reaction. I would like to say thank you to each and every one of you who offered encouragement and bravely admitted to identifying with body image struggles. Your … Continue reading

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Weighing happiness

As much as I enjoy advocating men’s and women’s acceptance of their bodies and the pursuit of health rather than a beach bod, I often have days when the beach bod takes precedence. Ever since I was 7 years old, … Continue reading

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The Losers who keep losing

Like millions of Americans, NBC’s The Biggest Loser captivated me for many seasons (until I wearied of reality TV and the same synopsis year after year). The strength and motivation each contestant managed never failed to baffle and inspire me. … Continue reading

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Alphabet Series: Unsure of Myself

Day Twenty-One: Unsure of Myself Some of my themes throughout this series have either gone hand in hand or repeated themselves, and today is perhaps another instance of that. I have previously alluded to my lack of confidence in myself … Continue reading

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Alphabet Series: Milestone

Day Thirteen: Milestone So, I’m halfway through this alphabet series, and I’ll be the first to say that I’m growing weary of it. But I promised myself, dang it… To liven things up for my sanity, I’m steering away from … Continue reading

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