The Need for Body Positivity in Education

The Need for Body Positivity in Education

Till now, throughout the Body Positivity Project, we have discussed the various stigmas surrounding the "ideal body", battle of mind and body, need for acceptance, and some amazing advice given from personal experience on taking the path towards self by women with diverse backgrounds. Having done that, how can we forget the root of it [...]

Love From Your Friendly Neighbourhood Auntybody

Love From Your Friendly Neighbourhood Auntybody

By Nayana Chakrabarti, Parenting and Education Editor Dear Young Person, I’m 35. Soon to be 36. At 15 - when I was just keen on surviving - I couldn’t even see 35. It seemed like a silly number - not real, occupied by those who were well past it. Ah, the arrogance of youth, eh? [...]

Body Positivity Project: How to accept ourselves and our bodies unconditionally?

Body Positivity Project: How to accept ourselves and our bodies unconditionally?

Continuing the Body Positivity Project Series, I am very excited to have Roxana Petrus on the blog today! She is a coach, a psychologist, and an emotional health specialist with a background in cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy. With all this expertise, she is here to talk about different factors that affect one's body image and how to [...]