Posts from — August 2012
I love this article by yoga teacher Bethany Eanes, “I Love Yoga, But It Didn’t Help Me Love My Body.” I think that she expresses a common experience of those who are “supposed” to love their bodies–sometimes we don’t. Sometimes, we just aren’t feeling that great about your body. And because we are advocating body love, the subsequent feeling is guilt–feeling guilty for not feeling body love.
Here’s an excerpt from the article that I think captures this issue perfectly:
Here’s the good news: If you don’t fully embrace your body, you are not a failure. You are normal. Body image is extremely complicated on a psychological, emotional and very personal level. There are factors at play every day that can make you feel great in your body or, especially as a woman and especially on certain days of the month, really terrible in your body. [Read more →]
August 28, 2012 No Comments
I’m so glad to have discovered this new lingerie line: Curvy Couture.
The line was inspired by the glamour of the Hollywood era and looks absolutely stunning.
Some info about the line:
The creator and designer, Dora Lau, has been in the intimate apparel industry for decades manufacturing intimate apparel for such brands as Lane Bryant and others. Growing up her family was in the music industry and she would style the talent, later becoming an evening wear designer. [Read more →]
August 17, 2012 No Comments
I’m always happy to promote a new source for plus-size shopping. Here’s some info about a new online plus size resource:
Check out “REMIX” An exclusive Plus Size Consignment and Retail Boutique! High Fashion for Low prices! New inventory coming in weekly & Extended sizes coming in August (4x+), so please bookmark the site and check back frequently. www.tokyosremix.com
Be sure to “like” us on facebook for updates on new items and discounts www.facebook.com/tokyosremix We do give-a-ways with each 100 “likes”
August 3, 2012 No Comments