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  • OJ and CJ’s #imnotsorry Stories

    A special treat!  Two #imnotsorry stories are being shared on this post.  Get excited my friends. Written by: OJ, recovery warrior and co-founder of the blog thirdwheelED, providing a queer perspective on eating disorder recovery (check it out at thirdwheelED.com).   #imnotsorry for developing self-compassion after years of self-hatred and shame. For fifteen years I’ve struggled […]
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  • Kelly’s #imnotsorry Story

    Written by Kelly – social worker, former LUC Rambler, and fan of Unpolished Journey. #imnotsorry I don’t wear makeup. #imnotsorry I don’t do my hair. #imnotsorry I don’t know how to contour or operate a curling iron. #imnotsorry that the last time I wore lipstick was on my wedding day – or at least the […]
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  • Kate’s #imnotsorry Story

    Kate is a advocate and recovery warrior on her personal blog, katespeer.com, and Instagram, @positively.kate. This post was originally posted on her blog and readers should take the time to check out her site.  #imnotsorry that… For most people, today is just a Saturday. For me and many others who you don’t even know are […]
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  • Lizzy’s #imnotsorry Story

    Written by: Lizzy who is a nurse, friend, and fellow recovery warrior alongside those here at Unpolished Journey. Hello World! #imnotsorry for being me! #imnotsorry for being different. I may not be your typical 25 year old according to my neighborhood and people my age and what they are doing with themselves. No, I am […]
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  • Brandilyn’s #imnotsorry Story

    Brandilyn is not only a friend of those at Unpolished Journey, but she is also a transformational coach, speaker, writer, and retreat host.  Check her out at BrandilynTebo.com! Disclaimer: This post is political in nature and its contents may be upsetting for some individuals. Never the less, here at Unpolished we believe it is important […]
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  • Brandy’s #imnotsorry Story

    Brandy Oswald is a Body Positive Activist, Writer, and Entrepreneur. She is the Founder of Body Love Tribe, an organization that empowers women to create more loving relationships to their bodies through letting go, feeling good, and having fun. Her written work has been featured on Huffington Post, MindBodyGreen, Bad Yogi, and more. She has […]
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