I have no fancy or eloquent way to begin this post. Just this raw, unedited thought: I have been feeling ugly lately. Unworthy. Less than. Utterly imperfect. And these feelings have affected me more than ever before. Normally I am able to move past them, knowing they are lies trying to tear me down, but this week that just hasn't been the case. And honestly, it really comes as no surprise that all of this has hit me so hard just a few days after watching this video .
I am all too familiar with the fact that we as women struggle with body image and self-worth. I have grown up dealing with these feelings of insecurity since I was around ten, and now, almost fifteen years later, I am still dealing with them head-on.Read more