Thoughts By Natalie » confidence honest talk about beauty, style, wellness and life Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:14:57 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Loving Your Body Now: Overcoming Conditional Confidence Thu, 10 Oct 2013 12:00:22 +0000 I’ll love my body when I lose weight. When my skin clears up. When my thighs are slimmer. When my stomach is flat. We’ve all been there. We’ve all had a conditional love for our bodies. Whether it was in middle school when we dreamed of having more curves, or 10 years later when we cursed every curve on our body. We want what we can’t have, and we refuse to love our bodies until they’re in whatever perfect state our twisted minds want them to be in. It’s a messy situation. Is it wrong to want to look different? What does it mean to really love our bodies anyway? Is it possible to love a body that isn’t the way we want it to be? These are the questions I want us the dive into together. First things first, what about wanting to look different? Truly, it’s a natural desire to want what we don’t have. The grass can always be greener, and we will always want something different. Whether we wish we were curvier or skinnier, taller or shorter, we each have a certain size and shape that we’ve been given and we can’t change that. However, I ...]]> 4 razorpedia: matching people with their perfect razor Wed, 06 Mar 2013 18:30:00 +0000 0 one more thought on lifestyle magazines. Thu, 10 May 2012 12:00:00 +0000 2 seventeen magazine, you disappoint me. Wed, 09 May 2012 12:00:00 +0000 9 darling magazine in print. Tue, 01 May 2012 21:29:00 +0000 6 on confidence. Tue, 07 Feb 2012 16:08:00 +0000 2 no fat talk. Wed, 18 Jan 2012 23:00:00 +0000 6 spread good thoughts. Wed, 19 Oct 2011 14:50:00 +0000 0 insecurity, pride and true confidence. Mon, 10 Oct 2011 17:17:00 +0000 0