Thursday, October 27, 2016

Miss Lori says Lane Bryant is fitting more than your clothes, they’re fitting the times

April 21, 2010 by  
Filed under Body Image

This guest post is from Miss Lori. For me this is a first. A commercial that celebrates women like me in such a positive, energetic, serotonin surging way that it left me smiling, with some tears of joy as a chaser. Full disclosure, Lane Bryant outfitted me for the Oscars this year. ( I never […]

Walking while black

March 26, 2010 by  
Filed under Activism, Self Esteem

This fab guest post is from Miss Lori I was sitting in the Richland Center in Chinatown today. I was looking out the window, trying to make eye contact with members of my community. I was  hoping they would trust my non-Chinese face enough to come in and ask the questions they may have about […]

Miss Lori wants to feel pretty for the OSCARS®

February 28, 2010 by  
Filed under Self Esteem

“I FEEL PRETTY…” I love that song from West Side Story. It speaks to an inner desire that every girl has, to feel pretty. Not to the World, but to themselves, because that’s what really counts. Ever since the birth of my third child 7 years ago, feeling pretty has been harder and harder. Though […]

I’m not hungry, so why am I still eating?

January 8, 2010 by  
Filed under Binge Eating

I have been using the Sensa Weight-Loss System for a little over a month now, (I won a 6 month supply at a Twitter party last year). It has definitely curbed my appetite. It’s as if my body has no particular desire for food. Amazing right? Problem is I am still eating! “What?” you say. […]

Miss Lori says her Mii avatar won’t weigh her down.

December 14, 2009 by  
Filed under Obesity

I was very lucky recently to be invited to host a party for the Wii Fit Plus. 16 of my girlfriends and I gathered and learned about the game. Then we got to practice our moves amidst laughter and cackles. It was fun! I was able to bring the game and balance board home to […]

I am Jane…still…and that’s okay

August 16, 2009 by  
Filed under Activism, Self Esteem

Last month I saw the debut of the new Lifetime series Drop Dead Diva. I was so moved by it that I simply had to blog about it with a post titled “I am Jane”. (Because when I blog I bring my thoughts into focus. It is very empowering. But I digress.) The show, and […]

Mutts like me

August 14, 2009 by  
Filed under Food Revolution, Self Esteem

This post introduces Contributor Miss Lori to WeAreTheRealDeal, we are thrilled to have such an inspiring mom, musician and multi-talented individual join us! Read more about Miss Lori here ———- It is time to have this conversation, and it is not going to be a quick one, or an easy one either. Last year in […]

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