Carly Bitz--“If we could just put your face on your sister’s body, we’d have the perfect girl.” That single sentence haunted me for years. If you repeat something enough to yourself, you’ll start to believe it.
"I love myself, I love the world. There's so much life I wanna feel. There's so much more to transformation than what loneliness can heal." Preach it, Nomy Lamm! This song is POWERFUL.
By Annie Stewart--I really have several birthdays. Of course my first birthday is the anniversary of my birth. But the others? The others are the days I celebrate my recovery.
By Mary Streech--Lauren Myers is a high school student and body image activist who created Project Beautiful, a community initiative that encourages the acceptance of all body shapes and sizes.
By Mary Streech--Being a positive body image activist is exciting, but sometimes it's difficult to know where to start. Here are my tips to make the thought of starting a positive body image movement less scary!
A powerful video about the glory of recovery. "This moment is for you, for you to hear me when I say that the only thing that was ever ugly about me was YOU." Watch it. Now.
By Taylor Kirkham--Feeling sorry for ourselves is an easy and addictive trap to fall into, and it can be detrimental in our recovery as well as in our everyday lives.
By Kelsi Cronkright--Yesterday on my afternoon walk, I took a moment to soak up the first bit of sunlight after a bitter Michigan winter.
By Annie Stewart--I have been learning so much during my semester in Thailand. One of the most impacting lessons has been that of beauty, body image & how they relate to a woman’s identity.
By Annie Stewart--There is nothing like the college experience. College can be a time when dreams are realized and lifelong friendships are formed. Yet these years aren’t entirely wonderful.