Does This Pregnancy Make Me Look Fat? News, Reviews, Readings and Book Giveaways!

We've been mighty busy with the book launch over here! In case you missed any of the action, here's a quick roundup:Win a copy of Does This Pregnancy Make Me Look Fat? There are two book giveaways running right now. Go throw your name in the hat!...more

Pregnancy & Body Image: Illustrated in Women's Words

We interviewed more than 400 women for our new body image guide, Does This Pregnancy Make Me Look Fat? When we asked expectant mothers to describe their bodies, there was little hesitation....more

G. stands for GIRL

Ok. The baby does NOT live in My (nor Your) stomach! (Very ...more

Heard Enough About Michelle Obama's Arms? The New York Times Moves On to Her Hips

The world's fascination with the first lady's toned upper arms has been well-documented. Apparently it's time to move on. To her hips. ...more

Forever 21 Launches Plus-Size Line (and Forces Model to Wear an Embarrassing Hipster Headband)

Forever 21 has announced plans to launch a line of clothes in larger sizes, which will be in stores starting May 1st. ...more

Win It: Feed Me! Writers Dish About Food, Eating, Weight, and Body Image

Magali has an essay in Feed Me!, a new anthology that include ...more

Book News: We're Writing One! Help Us By Sharing Your Input.

We're excited to announce that we have signed a deal with HCI to write a book about body image, pregnancy, and new motherhood. It's no secret that we are pretty frustrated with all the appearance-related pressures facing pregnant women and new moms. Our book will explore those pressures, dispel some myths, and provide practical advice to help women cope with all the "lose the baby weight" messages without losing their minds. And that's where you come in. ...more

Dear World: What Would YOUR Letter Say?

Dear World, It's me, a girl. What is it like growing up as a girl today? What was life like for YOU as a girl? The new "Dear World" campaign from Girls Inc. invites girls and women everywhere to write their own original letters and join together in asking for all the support and empowerment that the world has to offer. Join the campaign: ...more

Calling all mother and daughter book reviewers!

You're Amazing! is now featured on the Mother Daughter Book Club blog. Go check it out! ...more

You're Amazing! Events This Week

Are you in NYC? Hope you can make it to one (or both!) of these events: ...more

Keira Knightley: "Don't (Re)Touch My Breasts!"

Keira Knightley has had her share of boob controversy. ...more

Yes, Amy, thank you for the great points.  This week, I'm having trouble keeping a straight ...more