Learning to love my curvy body

In My Size

I have learned to love and accept my body. Unlearning society’s obsession with tying beauty to body shapes has been a journey. I can now confidently say that I represent the beauty of Mexican American women. I no longer feel stigmatized for my body shape. I am proud to be a “curved beauty.”
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10 reasons to go on a date with yourself

What is your answer when someone asks, “Who do you love?” Perhaps it’s your mom, dad, boyfriend, girlfriend, dog, Netflix or maybe even your couch. But when do you say, “Myself?” With your college life so busy between rushing to classes, office hours, work, clubs and everything else, we often forget that we also need
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Taking care of yourself is not a luxury

Safe, Sane and Consensual

“What are you doing to take care of yourself this week?” The five of us in the Tang Center support group stared at each other. At the olive green carpet. At the second hand ticking away in the wall clock. Four minutes until our weekly hour and a half together
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