Kudos to WonderOak on this timely writing. Lately I have engaged in my own body-shaming, much to my own daughter’s dismay. It’s time to STOP!
A couple days ago, my precious one looked deep into my eyes, placed her chubby little hand on my cheek and said, “Mom, you don’t have a young face, because you have those lines on it.” That came only a week after she’d watched me get out of the shower and lovingly mentioned my “chubby butt”. […]