I’ve been really confessional lately. Sorry I can’t help it. I love love love Pinterest. I’m a visual person and I find it a very helpful tool to organize my visual refs and things that inspire me. It’s a good tool for those who love to make treasure maps or vision boards. I like to... Read more »
“I don’t like myself, I’m crazy about myself.” ~ Mae West I recently came to the point in my life when I really needed to adopt a spiritual badass. I needed to be inspired by a larger-than-life persona. Maybe other people prefer more serene spiritual guides but Mae West works for me. Why? She is... Read more »
The upcoming Oscars got me thinking about body image in movies. The following movies came to mind. If I forgot one let me know!
Remember that photo that was popping up on Facebook comparing Kiera Knightly and other young actresses to the full-bodied beauties of Bettie Paige and Marilyn Monroe? Well it’s follow-up photo is pretty funny. I have to give thanks to awesome coach Joy Tanksley for sharing it. It just goes to show us that each decade... Read more »
The Rosie I am speaking of is Rosie Molinary, author, speaker, and teacher. She is one of my favorite body image mentors. Rosie’s second book, Beautiful You: A Daily Guide to Radical Self Acceptance, was published in October 2010 by Seal Press. Hijas Americanas, her book on Latina body image in America, was published by... Read more »