The Body Positivity Movement was started in 1996 by Connie Sobczak and Elizabeth Scott, who wanted to promote the idea that we should embrace our bodies – flaws and all. With our society being obsessed with physical looks – the smaller the size, the better, etc. – the Movement quickly spread. It’s not only about the physical aspect, though.

The Movement’s mission:

We are creating the world in which people are liberated from self-hatred, value their beauty and identity, and use their energy and intellect to make positive changes in their own lives and in their communities. Since 1996, The Body Positive has been re-connecting youth and adults to their innate body wisdom for more balanced, joyful self-care and a relationship with their whole selves that is guided by love, forgiveness, and humor.

While the Movement seems to have been associated more with women, it is all-encompassing. Continue reading →

Seven years ago, Chris Riccobono and Aaron Sanandres built a fashion company that went against the flow of the fashion world.

In a scene where style is often equated to sleek and sophisticated – from the label to the items, the idea of creating a brand named UNTUCKit and manufacturing shirts which are meant to be worn, well, you got it, untucked, was frowned upon.

Indeed, the founders say, the feedback they got back then was generally along the lines of “It’s not going to work” and “You can’t do that”. Continue reading →

The upcoming fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor stirred up a lot of talk from the get go. The recent press conference at the Staples Center did nothing to change that. If anything, it added fuel to the fire.

Contender Conor McGregor has been throwing some trash talk down Mayweather’s way, but at the press conference, he took things to a whole new level with his custom-made F*ck You suit. Continue reading →

Who has time to do laundry these days?

If you’re lucky to have someone do your laundry, good for you. But if you have to set aside time to do it yourself, then you know how difficult it can be given the hectic lives we live.

Panasonic truly understands that the struggle is real. That’s why they created the new Panasonic Deodorizing Hanger. Something to take care of laundry (at least some of it) for the lazy busy. Continue reading →