Life is Worth the Weight: Body Image and Pregnancy

Life is Worth the Weight: Body Image and Pregnancy

As little girls we spend time planning our fairy tale lives: our lavish weddings, our extravagant dream homes, the perfect husband (who will always be romantic) and the number of children we will have. What we don’t spend time planning is dealing with the stress of...
Pregnancy and Body Image: When Pregnancy Ain’t No Picnic

Pregnancy and Body Image: When Pregnancy Ain’t No Picnic

Today the Pregnancy and Body Image Series continues with Esther’s story of the roller coaster ride her pregnancies, weight gain, and eventual PPD took her on. During pregnancy I experienced the most self-loathing I’ve ever felt in my entire life. Before...