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“Mom, I’m Fat:” One Mother’s Inspired Response to Her 7 Year Old « Rachel Simmons August 31, 2012

Filed under: family — dragonfly180 @ 8:21 pm

“Mom, I’m Fat:” One Mother’s Inspired Response to Her 7 Year Old « Rachel Simmons.

 

if you’re the parent of a daughter, you should really read this. people’s preoccupation with looks starts as soon as the baby is born, and we train her to value an unattainable perfection that only results in dissatisfaction and anguish later on. boys go through this, too, i am sure, but maybe not as early as and perhaps not as intensely as girls do.

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