Tag: empowerment

Tyree (pull_mybeard)

Meet Tyree or Ty. He made himself a superhero, or at least I’m sure 10-year-old Ty would think so. For fun, he powerlifts. By day, he’s works with homeless populations in Wisconsin. Go ahead, your heart can melt, mine did. From public health and homelessness to sports and body image our conversation covered a lot […]


Coming Home Bikini Prep Series: Post 4 “Empowered or Degraded, That is the Question”

Today I got to practice my first rule: If you can’t be nice on my profile, I’m going to delete your comments and block you. That was liberating. So the comment was about how the person felt that “body shows” were degrading and didn’t understand how I could feel empowered by participating especially when the […]