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29
Oct

How long will it take?

It’s fall here in Boulder, Colorado and the trees are glorious.  The brilliant red of the maples and blinding gold of the aspens look like dancing butterflies in the breeze. I know this happens every year, but this year there was a massive flood in our town, which makes me more aware of just how […]

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02
Jan

Fitting Into Ourselves

When I was in the 6th grade, I wanted other people’s bodies. I wanted the kind of body that was tall, with narrow hips.  The kind where, when you put on a pair of jeans, you could see your belly button. What I really wanted was all the stuff I imagined having that body would […]

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05
Jan

Confronting Weight Bias

My heart was broken three times this week. A client of mine told me a story of how a neighbor left a set of dumbbells on her front porch with a note that said, “You might want to try these.”  I sat in a gathering of women, all of whom made critical comments about themselves […]

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