Celebrate Girlfriends: Perceptions of the Body

As a general rule of thumb, I never comment on girl’s bodies, especially when I notice significant changes, unless I know for certain these changes have been made in a healthy way. My sister, for example, just lost 30 pounds. I can comment on her change, because I watched her eat and work out in […]

10 Ways Being a Pom Has Encroached on My Adult Life

1. Bruises and injuries are not detriments, but rather physical trophies of going hard: When I was seriously dancing, my friends and I used to have competitions to see who could accumulate the biggest, nastiest, best bruise (I always won because I bruise like a peach). When you are 5’8″ and can jump realllllly high, landing on […]