Our Precious Bodies
April 09, 2015

We had some friends over for dinner a few nights ago, and the conversation meandered to a discussion of if, as conventional wisdom holds, "things...

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Tuesday 10: Excellent Body Image Posts
September 11, 2012

Why is thinner better? I've been asking myself that question for months, as I struggle with the realization that since I had my thyroid removed...

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Size Awesome
August 07, 2012

And now an excellent reminder for all of us... www.someecards.com

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I Love My Body
March 28, 2012

A few weeks ago, I promised you a post that would get real about where I am with my body image right now. This is...

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Strong Is Beautiful
May 22, 2011

I la-la-love this behind-the-scenes video from the shoot for the "Strong is Beautiful" campaign from the Women's Tennis Association. Yes, the women look gorgeous: glamorous...

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5 Things My Body Can Do
May 06, 2011

This is my second in a series of posts inspire by this post at the blog Weightless. The author Margarita has basically issued a call...

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Give Yourself A 5-Star Rating
May 04, 2011

I love this post at Weightless. It's a call to arms to make five short lists of five positive things about ourselves. Who wouldn't benefit...

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Body Respect Commandments
June 20, 2010

A few weeks ago, I talked about personal commandments that can help guide us through our day. Today, I'm sharing "body respect commandments" from the...

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Put On Weight – Go For The Gold
February 19, 2010

American ice dancer Tanight Belbin has added 10 pounds of muscle and curves to her frame since the 2006 Olympics in Turino, Italy – and...

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Why I Can’t/Won’t/Don’t Read Celebrity Crap Anymore
January 21, 2010

On November 30, I swore off junk food publications like People, Us Weekly, InTouch, and all the other celebrity gossip rags. I don't put junk...

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Weight Around the World
January 15, 2010

Who's Trying to Lose Weight: In half of the countries surveyed, most people have tried to lose weight at least once. Around the world, women...

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Self-Worth and Exercise
January 14, 2010

Weightless hits it out of the park again today with the question "Does how you look make you feel unworthy of love, satisfying relationships, a...

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