Tag Archives: Body Image

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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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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Imperial Haggis Catchers and Beauty Queens: A true story

Spring 1987. I’m in my first year at secondary school. The May Day Carnival is just around the corner. One day all the boys in our year are called into the school hall. It’s time to select who’ll be the … Continue reading

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Where next for the publishers of Prom magazine?

A post from my blog Glosswatch, written in response to spotting a rather terrifying new magazine for girls. It led me to wonder what else we could be doing to “help them” make sense of becoming a woman… Back in … Continue reading

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What is this blog all about

This blog is a collaborative effort from various bloggers aiming to bring their children up in a sex positive way- one that aims to bring children up to not be constrained by their gender or gender stereotype, One that celebrates individual … Continue reading

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