Is a Cat Call a Compliment?

Is a cat-call a compliment? If a stranger on the street whistles when I pass by, who am I to complain? I mean, really, what woman doesn’t want to be admired by men for the way she looks? Hmm. Seriously, isn’t that one ...

Modesty For This Millennium

Raise your hand if you are the mother of a girl and you have trouble finding modest, non-sexy clothing for your child. I hear you. My daughter is in a cotillion class where she is required to wear dresses that come to ...

Permission to Rest in the Battle

Maybe it’s time we admit that this is hard. Everywhere we look and listen there are messages. “You’re fat. You aren’t pretty enough. You’re flat-chested. Why don’t you get those crooked teeth fixed?” Then you visit the body image web sites, and ...

Meet Our Contributors!

I am so excited to introduce to you the twelve ladies who will be contributing to Compared to Who? this year! I want to thank of each of you who applied and tell you, once again, that it was tough ...