Not Physical

The Body Positivity Challenge Day 3: Write three nice things about you that are not physical I have an amazing laugh. I am a badass. I am creative. #1 – My laugh is loud, powerful, and I have been told it’s “infectious.” Twice I was threatened with housing penalties for laughing too loudly. My students…

Three Things

The Body Positivity Challenge Day 2: Write three nice things about your body I have incredible boobs. I’m soft and cuddly. I have a perfect hourglass shape. #1 – I have incredible boobs. I have written about them a great deal, but they are worth mentioning again. I am very proud of them. They are…

The Body Positivity Challenge

An amazing teacher I used to sub for started a Facebook group called the Body Positivity Challenge.  Today I am starting the 30 Day Body Positivity Challenge. Here’s what it looks like: So, here we go… DAY ONE: Write about why you want to do this challenge. When I started Embraceable nearly three years ago, I…

Day One

There’s something truly beautiful in the idea that the human race is the only species who gets to constantly reinvent itself. Sure, finches adapt, but only humans improve. We become whole new people within our own lifetime. This week was my first week of summer after the worst school year of my life–possibly the worst…