Guest post on Looking in the Mirror: Pregnancy and Body Image

Hi there, LITM readers. My name (okay, my online alter-ego, emphasis on the "ego" *wink*) is Jenarcissist....more

Guest Blogger: Confident and strong mama

I'm so excited to introduce you to the wonderful Jenarcissist from The Closet Narcissist. She has graciously agreed to write something for my readers today....more

The power of a hot bath

While my baby was napping yesterday I began running my mind over my "to do" list. It was long. I had already slipped the cake in the oven and had a good 40 minutes before it would be done....more

i totally love your post.
despite of the more things we should do, we should not forget to take ...more

Kirstie Alley, George Lopez, and Some Bullshit

Kirstie Alley kicked ASS on Dancing with the Stars:   So of course in his recap George Lopez said that she was a fantastic dancer and congratulated her on her second place finish. Just kidding! He said, "She did a nice job, her little hooves tapping away. Before the show she went to the market and then she had roast beef and this is her going all the way home," followed by a video of a pig. Keep it Klassy George. ...more

I love Kirstie Alley, and I think she did a wonderful job dancing. People need to get over their ...more

Donating My Hair: What Have I Done?

I’m an expert at going against the flow. I will not be one of them. Every other girl at my high school has long, straightened hair. When they walk by, you can smell the crispy, burnt ends. Sort of like a campfire. Not really. Campfires smell good. ...more

I love the honesty and the way your words described that moment. I felt as if I was lying on ...more

Porn On A Treadmill

 A while ago, I figured out that the best way to deal with the gym workouts that my broken neck require of me (as opposed to what I used to call "real" workouts, doing real things in the real world,) is to watch TV and movies on my iPod. Today I watched the first two hours of a truly interesting documentary about the history of porn as it relates to the history of civilization....more
It's not always about sex.  When I read the description of you running on the treadmill, I got ...more

Let it shine


False Buttons: What If There IS Something You Can Do About It

A few months back I was with a friend who was telling me about all the problems she was facing in life, which were overwhelming. The problems ranged from financial to medical and were affecting her whole family, including her parents and her children. She concluded her part of the conversation with this statement: "But, there's nothing I can really do about it." I looked at her and said, "What if that's a lie?" ...more

It's so hard to catch because it is a knee-jerk reation at the gut level. I had to pay such ...more

Take A Positive 'Body Image' Break

My gift to you today is a reminder to take a moment to give thanks and love to your body. Take a break from your busy day with this 3 minute Self-Responsibility Video....more

I like this.. staying present perfect, and 'LOVING THE SKIN YOU ARE IN', three cheers. Thanks ...more