Body Love

    Arriving in Queensland, Australia to visit my family a couple of weeks ago, I had the unexpected treat of attending a talk by Taryn Brumfitt, founder of the Body Image Movement.  Although she is a well-known campaigner, writer and speaker, I had not heard of Taryn Brumfitt before that night, though I ended…

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Free to be you and me

I read a wonderful blog post by Mel Wells in which she said that dissatisfaction in our lives actually comes from a desire for the freedom to be exactly who we are.  I found it really poignant, and it struck a chord with me. “The reason most of us aren’t satisfied is not that we’re not grateful for what…

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