Why strong is not the new skinny

The word itself, ‘strong’, evokes thoughts of power and independence – and what woman doesn’t want that? Sadly, in the new context in which it’s emerged, the term ‘strong’ has been coined by the media to promote just another unattainable beauty ideal, one that chooses muscle tone over prominent bones, but is just as dangerous. Continue reading Why strong is not the new skinny

#REPLYALL: Expectation Vs Reality In Your Twenties

BETHAN I thought that most people have their careers and lives sorted by their early 20s when I was at school!! EDI I think most people thought that – even though my mum was a super realist and was like “I didn’t have a real job till I was 26,” I still wanted (and want) to achieve so much by the time I’m 25. I definitely thought I was going to be a lawyer, but I think I always knew it wasn’t for me. My mum just wanted me to do it, and I thought I should because then I’d … Continue reading #REPLYALL: Expectation Vs Reality In Your Twenties