Category: Body Image

Mourning the “Thigh Gap”

Mourning Thigh Gap
I’ve wanted to write this post for a while. When I was 14 and started my first diet along with dropping tons of weight, I was encouraged by the internet, amongst my many searches on “how to lose weight”, to post inspiration photos of what I wanted to look like all around my room. My 14 year old self already had a...

You’re Only Responsible For Taking Care Of Yourself (Let Go Of Control)

Something that’s been coming up more and more as spring is here and bikini season (aka, summer) gets closer, is what happens to most of us every year when we start to think about being half naked in our bikinis on the beach (just sayin’). We start to feel the pressure to shape up and diet down. To get our eating...