Body Image

Discovering Your Inner Goddess

Discovering Your Inner Goddess
All women are beautiful, strong and fearless and I’m sure that all parties can agree that this is best displayed in pole dancing. At the same time though, as a fledgling poler myself I know the awkward feeling of uncertainty and nervousness when it comes time to hit the pole (especially is people are watching. Yikes!). In times of doubt and when the negative thoughts start rolling in, my inner...

 

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Published on: Jan 12 2014   By:    1 Comment

How I Lost 10 Pounds in 6 Months!

How I Lost 10 Pounds in 6 Months!
In order to tell you how I lost weight I believe it’s important to know about my body and my history with my weight. Throughout my life weight has been a huge issue. When I was a kid I was extremely skinny, I hated it and wanted to feel like a girl instead of a little boy. In high school I was still very small at 98 pounds and 5 feet, since I was a cheerleader with a poor diet I didn’t...

 

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Published on: Dec 17 2013   By:    4 Comments

Super Powers

Super Powers
A few weeks ago, I saw an article in my local paper entitled ‘Grunty gym bloke, it’s time to shut the hell up.’ Being one of those people who happily gets the blood pumping of a morning by reading something in the paper that I know will piss me off, I clicked on the link ready to decry everything the author had to say on the matter of noise and exercise. Anyone who has ever been in a pole class...

 

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Published on: Dec 09 2013   By:    Leave a Comment

Where It All Began

Where It All Began
I started pole dancing in November of 2012, but the story begins a little earlier with a YouTube video and a girl. Now, before you get the wrong idea—or perhaps slightly after you get the wrong idea but before it settles in—that girl, Darci, is my best friend and a pole dance instructor in northern Minnesota. We’d been talking about pole and dance and sharing videos we found online for a long...

 

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Published on: Oct 08 2013   By:    6 Comments