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7 Books About Self-Love and Confidence for Women

7 Books About Self-Love and Confidence for Women

I’m a reader. I always have been and likely always will be. For me, books aren’t just an escape from reality, but they’re also a huge part of my self-love and healing journey. I love books about self-love where someone simply shares their own journey. It helps me feel...

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Self Love Wallpapers- Free Self Love Backgrounds

Self Love Wallpapers- Free Self Love Backgrounds

Here are some self love wallpapers to inspire you to love yourself every time you look at your phone! Just right click to save the image to your camera roll and set it as your phone background! These are sized for most iPhone and Android phones, but you may have to...

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How To Set Boundaries with Diet Culture

How To Set Boundaries with Diet Culture

Setting boundaries with diet culture is, in my opinion, the hardest part of this body acceptance and self-love journey. Even if you feel like you’ve made so much progress, so many people around us will still talk about dieting,...

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How I Stopped Binge Eating (without professional help)

How I Stopped Binge Eating (without professional help)

I do not write this because I discourage seeking treatment to help you stop binge eating. I write this because sometimes professional help is not as accessible, available or affordable, so I want to retrace my steps and share what helped me stop binge eating. I’ve...

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9 Tips to Boost Your Body Confidence!

9 Tips to Boost Your Body Confidence!

These 9 tips will help you not only boost your body confidence, but build your confidence in general.  Because the truth is, true confidence is not about feeling pretty. In fact, it’s not about looks at all. Confidence is about knowing that you’re worthy and capable...

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How to Feel SEXY and CONFIDENT in the Bedroom

How to Feel SEXY and CONFIDENT in the Bedroom

I can't even tell you how many times I've searched 'how to feel sexy and confident in the bedroom' because many of my body-image insecurities related to my sexuality. I was always trying to be sexy for guys, but not too sexy because I was afraid that girls would judge...

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7 Tips to Feel More Comfortable in Your Body

7 Tips to Feel More Comfortable in Your Body

I'm writing these 7 tips to feel comfortable in your body because there’s one thing that people miss when they give confidence advice and say “just love your body”... I mean if it was that easy, then we’d all be embracing our bodies at any size/shape/weight, not...

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How To Deal with Weight Gain in Recovery

How To Deal with Weight Gain in Recovery

I’m embarrassed to admit this, but my biggest fear used to be gaining weight. No, really, if you would’ve asked me 3 years ago what I was most scared of, I wouldn’t say sharks or losing a family member… I’d say “getting fat.” I always thought that being ‘thinner’ or...

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10 Steps to Stop Binge Eating

10 Steps to Stop Binge Eating

I often get asked what “cured” my binge eating disorder after struggling with it for YEARS (on and off since I was 11 years old). The honest answer is that there was no ONE thing that made me stop binging right away, but looking back now there were some crucial steps...

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Essentials for Healing from an Eating Disorder

Essentials for Healing from an Eating Disorder

Originally published on Metiza Magazine Although I've been in self-led recovery from bulimia since I quit fitness competitions last May, I still suffered from extreme body dysmorphia, lack of self confidence, and worst of all, binge eating. After lots of...

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Hi, I’m Mary and after recovering from an eating disorder and healing my body, mind, and spirit, I started my online platform Mary’s Cup of Tea, to inspire women to embrace their bodies and love themselves unconditionally. Now, I travel to beautiful places hosting my worldwide self-love retreats while sharing my heart with you through my writings, videos, and online courses.

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Hi, I’m Mary and after recovering from an eating disorder and healing my body, mind, and spirit, I started my online platform Mary’s Cup of Tea, to inspire women to embrace their bodies and love themselves unconditionally. Now, I travel to beautiful places hosting my worldwide self-love retreats while sharing my heart with you through my writings, videos, and online courses.

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Self Love Wallpapers- Free Self Love Backgrounds

Self Love Wallpapers- Free Self Love Backgrounds

Here are some self love wallpapers to inspire you to love yourself every time you look at your phone! Just right click to save the image to your camera roll and set it as your phone background! These are sized for most iPhone and Android phones, but you may have to...

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Ego Death, Marriage, & Motherhood with Jasmin Steiner

In this episode Mary is joined by Jasmin Steiner (@marriedmomandmantras) to talk about everything from ego death to marriage and motherhood. Jasmin shares with us how she's dealt with severe PPD, a failing and now healing marriage, a loss of identity and self through...

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Anti-Racist Action Plan

I've been grappling with how to make sure that I am continuously supporting marginalized communities in my brand and business. My mission has always been to empower women, but if that doesn't include ALL women, then I'm not doing my job.   I am very grateful to...

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Why I’m In Therapy

A solo, personal episode with Mary where she shares her reasons for going to therapy. Unfortunately, there is a big stigma around getting mental health support unless there's something "wrong" with you. Mary talks about why she was afraid to start therapy in the first...

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Give Yourself Permission with Arielle Estoria

Today we are joined by Arielle Estoria (@arielleestoria), a Spoken Word Poet, Author, Dance Party Enthusiast Emcee and Event Host Speaker, Model and Actress. Arielle is the epitome of a multi-faceted, magical woman who is a bridge between intellect and creativity, the...

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A Meditation for Self-Love

In this episode, Mary shares a Buddhist self-love meditation that will help you feel more at peace with yourself. This practice is especially helpful to those who identify as empaths because us empaths pick up on other people's emotions and often try to help them at...

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How to Have a Healthy Mindset About Health and Recovery

This episode is a turning of the tables where Mary gets interviewed by Gabby Male (@gabbymale on IG). Gabby asks Mary questions like… How do you have a healthy mindset with exercise? What is health at every size? How to deal with friends/ family who don’t understand...

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Beauty Sickness with Dr. Renee Engeln

>>> Click here to listen on iTunes >>> Click here to listen on Spotify Okay I am seriously freaking out (in a good way) about this episode because you know that book I keep recommending to you called “Beauty Sick”??? Well, the author of that very...

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The Science of Food Freedom with Jessi Jean

In this episode, Mary is joined by her dear friend Jessi (@jessijeannn on Instagram) who talks about food freedom, intuitive eating, and healing from body-image struggles. Jessi’s story starts in high school when like many young women, she started restrictive dieting....

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7 Books About Self-Love and Confidence for Women

7 Books About Self-Love and Confidence for Women

I’m a reader. I always have been and likely always will be. For me, books aren’t just an escape from reality, but they’re also a huge part of my self-love and healing journey. I love books about self-love where someone simply shares their own journey. It helps me feel...

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How to Support a Friend with Self-Love and Body-Image

In this episode, Mary shares tips for talking to your friends about ANYTHING they’re struggling with- including body-image issues, food struggles, or self-love in general. She shares practical and tactical communication tools that she uses in all her relationships to...

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