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front lines of support for our local animal populations and habitats and encouraging women everywhere to love their bodies.
Monte Cristo- it’s my favorite book.
(RCA), which is a joint powers authority that oversees the Western Riverside County Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Plan. I review environmental documents to make sure they are in compliance with the Conservation Plan and I oversee restoration projects on land owned by the RCA. I also consult the staff on biological issues regarding the 146 species the Plan covers.
teach yoga and have a regular home practice. Oh and all my plant babies! I would turn my apartment into a jungle if I could.
learning about places to visit from them. Sure it gets you off of the tourists' train but for me, it’s more about being able to see the country through the eyes of someone who lives there and to explore the places that are special to them.
much money you will actually need for your trip. Then figure out how much you can afford to save every month. Once you do this then you can set up a direct deposit with your bank- do not think about that money, do not touch that money. In the meantime see if you can get some overtime or work a little side hustle. Once you have enough saved up your can’t is no longer a can’t. I know the idea of being strategic with travel does not sound as romantic as simply whisking yourself away in a fit of wanderlust but it is practical and achievable.
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from advertising. We are constantly told we need to look a certain way to be happy and to look that way we should buy X, Y, and Z products. They tell us we need to look slim, have no cellulite, wrinkles, or stretch marks. They tell us we need to shave our body hair, color our grays, and wax our eyebrows. They tell us what our post-baby bodies should look like, how we should dress, and what shade of skin tone is most beautiful. It is brilliant from an advertisement standpoint; let’s find something that everyone has on their bodies, something that is totally natural, and then tells people that it is not desirable. But don’t worry dear consumer, just buy this product and all will be well, you too can be beautiful with only 5 payments of $10.99.
body image. We are bombarded by the message that tell us we are not good enough. It’s not easy to ignore or avoid these negative influence on our body image but we can shift our attention to things that make us feel good. Get on what it can do not what it looks like. It is also important that this in the past few years and it is a very positive change.
my physical accomplishments rather than what I look like. I always feel the most beautiful when I’ve been out on the trail for a few days and I would really love to get to the point where I can manifest that feeling every day.