Weight is an uncomfortable topic, no one wants to talk about it and acknowledging the problem is even harder. It did not occur to me that I even had an issue until my grand champion of a doctor kindly sat me down and said “I am concerned Sam, your vitals are perfect however you have gained 15 pounds since our last visit and now you are not at a healthy weight” Had this sentiment come from anyone else they may have had one of my leopard print Manolo Blahnik heels stuck in their forehead however it was coming from Dr. S, the doctor who constantly supported and advocated my global endeavors. When Dr. S speaks, I listen-his concerns are trustworthy ones!
For many years I’ve struggled with identity. From identifying as a fundamentalist Christian to my current identity as a strong queer woman it’s all been a journey. Like all journeys it’s had it’s dips, turns, stops and starts.
Small town Texas was not the most “queer” fostering of places. In fact it was rather opposed to it. As a child who was assigned a male gender it was anything
Why is it always the same story? Boy meets girl. Boy and girl fall in love. Boy cheats on girl or girl cheats on guy. Horrible, ugly divorce, joint custody of the dogs (or worse children) and what started as something so beautiful falls to pieces in front of family and friends. Why can’t two people fall out of love, have that hard conversation and gently separate lives in a caring and loving way? Why does it always have to light on fire and publicly burn?
President Obama has officially dedicated the Stonewall Inn, largely considered the birthplace of the modern LGBT rights movement […]
We find joy in so many things. Especially strong women who are unapologetically who they are. Today we’re inspired and overjoyed by Amy Schumer
We love strong women and one of the strongest to appear on the pop-music scene in recent years is Helly Luv. A Kurdish singer and actress at a young age her family fled Azerjbijan to Finland
This woman just made us laugh so hard. Not because of her birthday gift, but because of the sheer joy she had telling us about it! #ItsTheSimpleJoys
Today #WeAre adding a new song to our Summer Playlist. It’s the perfect summer song that’s fun and empowering just like #WeAre.
It’s Wednesday and we need a little “wow” in our lives, so we took to the internet and found this. Michelle Obama has always inspired us
Now, we are spiritual, but luckily we have a sense of humor about it. This video is a wonderfully funny commentary on how