body acceptance Archive

Working Out My Body Image Issues Took 17 Years: This Is What I've Learned Along the Way

I don’t remember the first time I became aware of my body — aware in the way that a little girl shouldn’t be. In my experience, when you’re young, you don’t question what you look like. You use your body in the ways it’s intended. As a vessel to propel you forward: hands for grasping the monkey … Continue reading Source link

UNPOPULAR OPINION: I'm Sick of "Fitspo" and "Fitspiration"

Two months ago, I finished university and finally returned home. My parents decided to stage an intervention — for my body.I’ve always had a personal history of sucking at keeping myself accountable when it comes to food. One slice of pizza? That wasn’t going to fly with me. But many pizzas and … Continue reading Source link