THE BODY POSITIVE MOVEMENT

My insecurities and the dislike for my body and the way I looked started from a young age. I wanted to be white like everyone I saw on television, I didn’t want my brown skin. If I could exchange every wave and curl in my hair for straight hair like my mother’s I would have.Continue reading “THE BODY POSITIVE MOVEMENT”

LEARNING TO LOVE MY BODY

I am someone who has definitely come along way when it comes to my body image but I still have my moments and I am still unlearning a lot of negative thoughts that were instilled on me by various people over the years. I think this is such a conversation a lot of us needContinue reading “LEARNING TO LOVE MY BODY”

EMBRACING SELF LOVE

Hi! I’m Amanda all the way in Trinidad😄🌴I am 29 years old and I have a background in teaching and entrepreneurship. I am also a wife and a mom of an amazing 3 year old girl, Rayne. This year I decided to do a self- assessment on where I saw myself in the next 5Continue reading “EMBRACING SELF LOVE”

“A GLITCH IN THE MATRIX”

The next couple of blog posts, including this post, will be guest blog posts focusing on the common theme of body positivity and self love. I will write to you guys in a few weeks. Hope you enjoy! “A GLITCH IN THE MATRIX” Every boy at some point in their lives wanted to be aContinue reading ““A GLITCH IN THE MATRIX””

MY GLASSES AREN’T A FASHION STATEMENT – THE BODY POSITIVE EDITION

Yes, I wear glasses and I have worn glasses from the tender age of six or seven till now. Glasses were never a fashion statement for me. I hated them and I still dislike them. So why am I writing about a blog post about body positivity and wearing glasses? And why does my featureContinue reading “MY GLASSES AREN’T A FASHION STATEMENT – THE BODY POSITIVE EDITION”

PCOS AND BODY IMAGE – MY STRUGGLE

At twenty-seven I still struggle with my body image – something I thought I would have been able to overcome by the time I was an adult. And for a period of time, I was pretty comfortable with who I was and how I looked. However, incurable health conditions triggered my insecurities again. When you’reContinue reading “PCOS AND BODY IMAGE – MY STRUGGLE”

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