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The first thing he said with a big smile was, “These aren't dolls, they are real people!” (Image courtesy of the author.)

Bye Bye, Barbie: Giving My Son Dolls That Look Like Actual People

I'm giving my son dolls that look like actual people. He has no idea that they are revolutionary or how different they are from the dolls I grew up Read...
Fiona Tapp    |   11.2.17   |   SHARE
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Be careful not to be too active, because sweat and moisture ruins the tape’s grip.

Neck Tape: Because Women Aren’t Uncomfortable Enough Yet

“Introducing Nexsey! No more shall we hide our necks as we age!” Hold the phone, people. Something else to make us feel inadequate has been invented Read...
Sarah Broussard Weaver    |   01.11.17   |   SHARE
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What It Really Felt Like To Finally Reach My 'Goal Body'

I always thought that once I had my perfect body that this ideal perfect life would manifest, but once I reached my goal body it was the exact Read...
Sarah Vance    |   03.29.16   |   SHARE
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Joni Edelman, photo credit Staci Sheets

Fat And Happy, 12 Ways To Make Peace With Your Body

How much time and energy could you save by loving yourself as you are, right now? Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   06.24.15   |   SHARE
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Tess Holliday Shows Us That Short Girls Are Sexy Too

Can we petite women follow Holliday's lead using the hashtag #effyourheightstandards? Read...
Amanda Lauren   |   05.24.15   |   SHARE
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Why Plus-Size Model Tess Holliday's #effyourbeautystandards Is A Contradiction

Holliday says she's defying modern day beauty standards. I'm not so sure. Read...
Tina Plantamura    |   02.24.15   |   SHARE
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