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Learning to Dance

Recently I wrote about taking dance lessons, and about how that was part of the healing journey of learning to love my body.  Learning to dance returned me to the joy of being in my body, it helped me feel … Continue reading

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On Babies, Body Image and Me (part 2)

PART 2 Yesterday, I wrote about my decision to learn to love my body, so that my girls might learn to love theirs.  Today, I want to share some of the path I walked along the way: Even as I … Continue reading

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On Babies, Body Image, and Me (Part 1)

When my first child was a newborn, I kissed her a thousand times an hour and breathed in the intoxicating smell of her head.  I was head over heels in love and told her so.   I babbled at her morning … Continue reading

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