How Getting Pregnant At 16 Showed Me I Was Worthy Of Self-Love

How Getting Pregnant At 16 Showed Me I Was Worthy Of Self-Love

At 16, I was every mother’s worst nightmare; pregnant with my boyfriend at the time. We hadn’t been using condoms and I wasn’t on any type of contraceptive. And to these facts, many people have told me ‘Well, you were asking for it’. But despite their assumptions and...
How I Found My Own Happiness

How I Found My Own Happiness

As a kid, nobody would have described me as “skinny” but you would hardly have described me as “fat” either. I guess I was about average. If I look back at pictures from when I was 13, I don’t see a fat girl, but a girl who exercised and ate well. However, you and I...
How Infinite Self-Compassion Helped Me To Lose 10 Pounds

How Infinite Self-Compassion Helped Me To Lose 10 Pounds

For five years of my life, I’ve battled through my difficult relationship with food. I’ve fallen into the clutches of anorexia and binge-eating disorder and I’ve come through so I know just how hard it can be. I know exactly how it feels to constantly hate yourself...
Camouflaging Doesn’t Just Happen In Your Teens

Camouflaging Doesn’t Just Happen In Your Teens

Recently I was watching Good Morning America when a story about teenage girls and a phenomenon called “camouflaging” aired. This story piqued my interest because, as a mother of three daughters, I was interested to learn more about this phrase. “Camouflaging” is a...
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