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Wasted Thoughts On Dissatisfaction With My Body

Welcome to the 4th story in our series, beYOUtiful Mom! Featured Writer: Beth Saavedra Since my wedding day (that oft cited standard of ideal female weight), I’ve gained over thirty pounds. I’ve also launched a professional career, borne four children, made an international move, gained reasonable fluency in a second language, and read enough books…

Monday: Why I am Not Fat

Obesity epidemic. In American, more than 1 in 3 adults is not overweight, but obese.  I can’t speak for men, but I can give some perspectives from a woman’s side. Weight issues are EVERYWHERE. Regardless of a woman’s current weight, we are always looking to lose something. 5 pounds, 10 pounds, that belly jiggle…

Closet Frustration

I wanna kill my closet! Hubby and I are having our first date night since baby bird was born. I’ve been looking forward to a date night for what feels like forever. Just me and hubby time, time for us to update each other on what has happened in our new everyday lives that we don’t get…

Real Women- Real Bodies

I think it is impossible for most women to accept their bodies.  If you love your body 100% then I applaud you!  I would love to say that I have accepted my post-partum body but this is not the case.  I have stretch marks on my breasts, a few on my stomach, the thighs, butt,…