Over the years, I’ve treated my body poorly – like an abusive partner, really. Demeaning. Degrading. Withholding and then asking for more and more and more.
When it comes to the less-than-glamorous elements of knockin’ boots we’re not just awkward. We’re completely silent.
There are always things we feel awkward talking about but I’ve learned that almost nothing makes people more squirrelly than discussing their own bodies – whether with friends, partners, or even healthcare professionals who have seen it all. I’m always grateful my parents made talking about all the things that are “taboo” in conversation normal:… Continue reading taboo tear-down
We’re going to keep posting about the things we want to post about, Sally. Deal with it.
I dare you to tell me there’s something more comforting after a bad day than climbing into your coziest pajamas or sweats, sliding your feet into some fuzzy slippers or socks, and curling up at home with your favourite drink.
Did you know your body needs about 1 gram of protein per 1 pound of muscle – just to maintain muscle mass?
It’s irrationally difficult for me to accept that I need medication.