Self Love Story by Vanessa Mercado

Well, it has been one hell of a rollercoaster to get to where I am at today with loving myself. Since I came from a Hispanic family it was always hard because they expect you to have a small waist and slightly bigger hips. Although I was born with hips, I also started to grow bigger as I got older. It was in middle and high school where things started to get bad. I was pretty big and had no self-confidence at all. I got bullied almost every day. Boys…

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Blog Submission – Perla Cravosio

A few years ago I didn’t like me. I always wore loose clothes. I put on too much makeup and never melted my hair. I didn’t love my body and I was always angry because of my appearance. One day I just woke up and realized that I had to accept my body and love myself more. I started to gain confidence, smiling more and doing some sport just for me. Author Bio: Perla Cravosio is a student of internal cooperation and migration. She is an Italo-Dominican. She was born in Republic Dominican and…

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