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Depression and Anxiety Give Way to a New State of Mind - Evelyn Ceballos

Evelyn Ceballos Column: Depression and Anxiety Give Way to a New State of Mind

I truly can’t pinpoint when my anxiety and depression started, but I was bullied at a very young age and dealt with many insecurities growing up.

Body Image Paige

Paige Fieldsted Column: How I Ditched the Body Image Struggle and Finally Learned to Love Myself 

My story isn’t unique. I grew up as the fat friend, I have always been plus-size, I’ve tried all the diets, done all the workout routines.

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Kandis Draw: Let’s Talk About Racism in America

It’s no secret what has been going on in our country regarding racism, and the relentless killings of black people. But is this new? Absolutely not.

Rachel's Zoom Rules

Humor: The Zoom Rules (How to Make Sure You Still Have a Job When You Are Allowed to Return to Work) 

Six months ago, the majority of us had never had a single meeting online for anything. And in the matter of two weeks, online meetings became as ubiquitous as making coffee or brushing our teeth when we get up in the morning.

Permission Granted

Rachel Micheletti: Permission Granted: Trust, Achieve, Repeat 

Remember back when we were kids and had a field trip coming up? We would get the requisite permission slip that had to be signed by a parent or guardian.

The Power of True Friendship 

Paige Fieldsted: The Power of True Friendship 

As I get older I am realizing that friendship —  true friendship — is one of the most important things we can cultivate in our lives.

Making My Big Move During the Covid Chaos

Making My Big Move During the Covid Chaos

Moving in the Middle of the Pandemic.

To get through this pandemic - Kandis Draw

Kandis Draw Column: Breathe! And Serve. We Will Get Through This Together

We are in some really rough times, and are bombarded every day with more changes, news and quite frankly scary statistics during the COVID-19 pandemic. And we are shut down and unable to live life as we normally would. 

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Kandis Draw: Saying Goodbye to Your Therapist

Saying goodbye to your therapist can be worse than a breakup. If you’ve ever been in this position, you know exactly what I’m talking about.

Reclaim. Unchain. Reframe. 

Rachel Micheletti: Reclaim, Unchain, Reframe … Taking Back Your Power 

Think back to the first time another person took the time to make you feel that you were not of value because of your body shape or size. That you had less worth than someone else. That you were not beautiful or important or meaningful. That you didn’t deserve to take up your space.