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Body Positive Ambassador Highlight

What does body love/positivity mean to you?
It isn’t about size. It is about health, it is wellness. Loving yourself and your body in all its Glory. That includes eating well and keeping fit.

I Love Myself

How true is that? Can you safely say that you are in love with your self? With the way you look? For years I have struggled with low self-esteem. I targeted my physical self and fixated on why I wasn’t worth being loved and given any attention. Living in the Caribbean (Trinidad and Tobago baby),…

My 2018 #BodyUp

I am not a ‘Year in Review’ kind of woman. I am not a person to look behind and then look forward. I am more of a reflect and push forward. I started the New Year confident and strong. I started 2018 coming out of my shell and embracing a part of me I thought…

The Road to Kensington (excerpt)

“Hi Skye. ” I answered with less enthusiasm than a sloth. I was not in any mood to be friendly especially to Skye who was enjoying her life. Charles had carried her on a vacation in Paris recently. She was in ecstasy and I was in mourning. “You have got to get out of bed…

I love you friend

  Losing a close friend, family or child can teach you many lessons. One major lesson is in love. You truly understand how much you really loved them. How much you admired them. How much you cherished their smile, laugh, voice. Even a simple thing as how they touched their chin when thinking of ways…

Overcoming your Image

     I was once on a Facebook page that dealt with being a thicker female in society. This page was run by others who considered themselves BBW lovers, and BBW. During my stint I had to promote the love for body and image. Redefine the ideas people had, speak with women who considered themselves…

The scars I didnt carry.

  I’ve come a long way. I’ve endured words spewed at me and I’ve encountered love in few that graced my presence. All in all I’ve lived to see another day. There was a time I would refrain from certain activities due to words. Words affected my inner core. It ate my flesh and gnawed…