ep 39 Learning my body

From a young age, the female sex is inundated with messages about our bodies. Commentary about body shape and desirability begins early. This scrutiny is particularly emphasized when a young girl's body begins to develop in puberty. This is intensified under the Madonna-Whore complex where women's values are determined by their desirability.

This episode focuses on the need to shift from unhealthy societal messages and examine ways to begin a healthier relationship with our body. Take a listen...

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Episode 39 Affirmation

I am learning and unlearning what is best for me.
— Davia Roberts

IN THIS EPISODE

  • Explore the hyper-sexualization of women and girls and how it affects body image

  • Discussing the Madonna-Whore dichotomy

  • Receive impromptu lesson about female genitalia

  • Learn ways to improve healthy body image


 AFFIRMING QUOTES from EP 39

It is time for women to explore and appreciate our bodies without it being in relation to men, desirability, or the ability to produce children.
— Davia
You deserve to feel at home within your body.
— Davia
I simply encourage you to not merely exist as a guest in your body.
— Davia
Make self celebration a daily practice.
— Davia