Step 2 of Beauty Redefined's plan is Feminist Beliefs. Now, I know not all my readers are feminists, or even ladies, but here's why this is applicable to everyone: because Feminism at its core believes that all people are equal, regardless of gender, race, age, sexual orientation, or anything else. We are all equally worthy - fat or thin, muscled or not.
Further, feminism gives us some valuable tools:
So with all this in mind, let me give you some rad Feminist blogs that I heart mucho.
Ladies I don't know personally, but follow religiously:
Ladies I know personally, and love tremendously:
Super Strength Health - the blog of my bestie, Lacy Davis, a rad vegan health coach
Favorite Article: How to calm the voices that tell you your body isn’t good enough
The Span of My Hips - Josey, who is mad smart, writes about body love, mental health and critical theory
Favorite Article: Why Capitalism Relies on You Feeling Shitty About Your Body (brainy, and good)
Whole Body Health - Julie is strong, compassionate, and awesome, and studying to be an R.D.
Favorite Article: Why Do We Keep Going On Diets If Diets Always Fail Us?
Rebel Grrrl Living - Raechel is a professor, vegan, and awesome lady.
Favorite Article: Fitspo and Healthy Living Memes: A problem of appropriation, decontextualization, & depoliticization (more food for your brain)
Add to your RSS feeds! And refer back whenever you're having a bad body day. You'll feel pretty badass in no time. <3