Tag Archives: Beauty Message Challenge

Thoughts on Being A “Pretty Fat Girl”

I just discovered a great blog, Own Your Beauty on BlogHer.  The piece below is by mmarzipan, please check out her blog Medicinal Marzipan.  What I love about this piece is how she really shows us that seeing ourselves as … Continue reading

Posted in Body Image, self confidence | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

You don’t have to apologize for your size

This piece is from Elizabeth Patch’s More to Love website.  Along with regular posts such as the one we are sharing today she has beautiful drawings that she calls: Positive art for the plus size majority.  In this piece she … Continue reading

Posted in Body Image | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Show your daughter how to eat without guilt over the holidays

Very timely tips on how we can be loving towards our bodies during the holidays.  This piece was written by a woman who has dedicated her life to supporting girls, Nancy Gruver, it was originally posted on her blog Parent … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Finding your inner sexy

This blog looks at how we can feel more beautiful about who we are and ways we can support our daughters in building self confidence.  Being sexy or feeling sexy is something I am not too comfortable with.  I have … Continue reading

Posted in Body Image, self confidence | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Being A Size 0 Does NOT Make You Beautiful.

Here is another insightful piece by Alisha Thomas, her first post The Swan Who Thinks Like an Ugly Duckling is one of my favorites.  You can read more of her articles on her blog. So, last night, amidst dealing with … Continue reading

Posted in Body Image | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Body Image & Empowering Your Daughters

This piece is by Margarita Tartakovsky, MS and is the second part of her interview with Barb Steinberg, it was originally posted on PsychCentral. Below, Barb talks more about body image and offers fantastic insight on how parents can help … Continue reading

Posted in Body Image, self confidence, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Facts on How Young People are Seeing Their Bodies

Here are some interesting facts to help us see the vastness of the problem that we have with body image, please browse through other posts on this blog to see what suggested solutions are and to be inspired by what … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments