Tag Archives: Body Image

Starve yourself, then you’ll be pretty (?!)

Victoria’s Secret “Angel” Adriana Lima is all over the news this week, in celebration of malnutrition and conforming to society’s absurd body ideals. The model is preparing for the Victoria’s Secret fashion show with an insane regimen: she “drinks a … Continue reading

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advice for young girls

advice for young girls by anonymous (via galadarling.com) I really like numbers 2 + 5! How about you? What would you add to this list? xx Stay gorgeous!

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Full-Fat Frappuccinos

Why is a fat person in leggings with a venti frappuccino regarded with pity (if not scorn), while her skinny counterpart is ‘a fashionista’? No, Starbucks Barista, my dress size does not suggest that my frap should be fat-free. Yes, … Continue reading

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I Stopped Reading “Health” Magazines + You Should Too!

April Flores for Bizarre Magazine I used to pore over women’s health magazines, certain that reading them would inspire me to be healthier. Recently, though, I learned that so-called health magazines aren’t so good for us afterall: They perpetuate negative … Continue reading

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Harry Potter Cocktails, Clever Monkey + Pina Colada Sorbet: Confetti 19.08.2011

Happy Friday! Have some confetti to celebrate! A picture of me + two of my very best friends at Lake Ontario last summer <3. Photo belongs to us! A black macaque borrowed a photographer’s camera and took a series of … Continue reading

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