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Will Being Skinny Make You Happy?

Will Being Skinny Make You Happy?

In the summer of 2014, I hit a wall. I was sitting on my bedroom floor in the middle of the night, with my laptop and a notepad, sobbing my eyes out. I was looking up and writing down the calorie-­counts for as many foods as I could think of. “I can’t do this,” I […] Read more…

Beauty Standards?

Beauty Standards?

Beauty standards in the 21st century Thigh gaps, hourglass figure, flawless skin, extreme tans, very short shorts, excessive skin showing, etc., etc., etc. You know what? Who cares. I, personally, am done with today’s beauty standards. Who needs ‘em? Why do we constantly let magazines and social media control us and tell us what to […] Read more…