Mom Shares Photo of Herself Hiding Next to the Toilet With a Message About Alone Time You’ll Definitely Relate To

November 8, 2019
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Stephanie Horman is an Instagrammer who documents her life as a mom, sharing the adorable and honest moments while raising two kids. But Horman’s latest post, which includes a candid photo of herself hiding in her bathroom, is the one so many mothers are relating to right now.  On October 28, Horman, of British Columbia, shared the photo, […]

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Moms Strip Down in Stunning Photo Series That Puts Their Stretch Marks and Loose Skin on Full Display

November 7, 2019
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Lately it seems like more mothers are embracing their natural postpartum bodies. Yet the pressure for new moms to “bounce back” to their pre-pregnancy size and shape is still hard to escape. Still, there are trailblazers out there—like Canada-based photographer Meagan Elemans. She’s using her platform to create a dialogue that encourages women to love their after-baby […]

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Jessamyn Stanley Gets Real About Body Image Issues in Candid Video

November 7, 2019
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Jessamyn Stanley doesn’t hold back when it comes to being honest about her body. The yoga teacher and body positivity advocate has been vocal about her struggle with self-acceptance in a culture that values smaller bodies, as well as her battle with body shamers online. Now, Stanley is sharing her advice on how women can make peace with […]

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Jessica Mulroney Claps Back After Trolls Attack Her Latest Bikini Photo: ‘Get a Clue’

November 6, 2019
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Meghan Markle’s best friend, Jessica Mulroney, is dealing with body shamers once again. And once again, she’s not letting the trolls win.  On Tuesday, Mulroney shared a photo of herself in a revealing red bathing suit, writing in her caption: “Brings ten bathing suits… only gets to wear one on a balcony. All work no play […]

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Ali Fedotowsky Poses in Her Bra on Instagram to Send a Message About Being Healthy: ‘I’m So Dang Proud of This Body of Mine’

November 4, 2019
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While being confident in your body can feel good, having a healthy body can feel even better. That’s what former Bachelorette Ali Fedotowsky-Manno wants other moms to know—and she’s sending that message in the most candid way.  On Monday, Fedotowsky-Manno took to Instagram to share a photo of herself sitting on the floor in her […]

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Demi Lovato Just Got Real About Not Always Liking Her Body in First Interview After Overdose

November 4, 2019
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Body positivity is an outlook that many strive for. But adopting the “My body is beautiful” approach doesn’t come easy for everyone––and that includes pop icon Demi Lovato.  The singer opened up to Teen Vogue editor-in-chief Lindsay Peoples Wagner (in her first interview in more than a year) at the 2019 Teen Vogue Summit, revealing […]

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News Anchor Nina Harrelson Responds to Body Shamer ‘We Are Not Your Eye Candy’

November 4, 2019
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Nina Harrelson, a news anchor for WREG-TV in Memphis, is standing up to body shamers.  On Sunday, Harrelson took to Facebook to open up about an interaction she had with a stranger. While her experience sounds like it was incredibly frustrating, her response was a major statement about the reality of the types of criticism professional […]

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Nurse Adopts Man with Autism so He Can Have Life-Saving Heart Transplant

November 1, 2019
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An ICU nurse from Georgia adopted a 27-year-old man just two days after meeting him so he could fulfill the requirements for a life-saving heart transplant. When Jonathan Pinkard fell ill last year, he was taken to Piedmont Newman Hospital, where doctors discovered he needed a heart transplant. If the news wasn’t scary enough, doctors […]

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The Youth Suicide Rate Is on the Rise, and This 23-Year-Old Who Attempted to Take Her Own Life Has Some Thoughts About Why

October 31, 2019
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On New Year’s Eve in 2017, Kaitlyn Buchko felt like everyone in the world was celebrating except for her. Most other 21-year-olds were out celebrating the first New Year’s they could legally order drinks at a bar, but not Buchko. She was at home with her parents—and she wasn’t planning on making it to 2018.  Buchko, […]

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This Mom’s Photo of Eating While Breastfeeding Is Going Viral Because It’s So Relatable

October 30, 2019
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Motherhood means giving up a lot of me time, and even the most basic tasks are constantly interrupted by the wants and needs of kids. With this in mind, mother-of-two Katie Poirier decided to give a super relatable shout-out to other busy mamas by sharing a hilarious photo that truly depicts the struggle.  On October 9, Poirier […]

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