Category Archives: Body Image and Self Esteem

Food Diary

This post was written by @SarahMo3W and first appeared on her blog Mum of Three World It’s not long since I shared with you the story of how my then-5 year old younger son stopped eating because he was worried about his weight … Continue reading

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Does My Ego Look Fat In This?

This Post was written by @HannahLMSmith and first appeared in her blog MamaBearWithMe WARNING. This blog post comes with a hell of a lot of sidebar of shame. The Daily Mail. Recently on a walk with Ed’s playschool we went to look at some … Continue reading

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“O” no thanks

(This post was originally posted at Dillytante When you are wondering along the beach with your kids this summer and you see the I-Scream van be sure to take your kids along for a free ice cream? What topping would … Continue reading

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Choosing your battles wisely

Part of this post was first written as a guest post for http://www.nellbelleandme.blogspot.com I’m not sure if my complete lack of interest in my appearance as a child was because I knew that with NHS specs, buck teeth and frizzy … Continue reading

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Princesses

Originally posted on thismothersday:
We’ve been watching Disney’s ‘Beauty and The Beast’ pretty much daily round here (Yes, I’m sure that makes me a fairly slack parent). The Ziggler thinks it’s the best thing ever, calls it ‘Monster and Lady’…

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Dear Pretty Dresses and Photographers

Dear Pretty Dresses and Photographers, Okay so I had a silly bit of angst yesterday and it was caused by pondering this comment on Dear Makeup from my friend Etellerandet: ….Everyone praises her for being beautiful. Now, I’m not saying everyone should … Continue reading

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In Praise of Barbie

This is a guest post from Mairi Campbell-Jack; a poet who lives in Edinburgh with her daughter. Mairi blogs poetry at A Lump In The Throat and tweets as @lumpinthethroat. The post originally appeared on DorkyMum. Being a good “feminist”, … Continue reading

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