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So why roller derby?

Roller derby is a full contact women’s sport on roller skates. Q.E.D. Okay, so seriously… I play roller derby because I hate the gym and I dislike repetitive exercise. I need some strategy with my sweat, probably to distract me from the sweating bit… Roller derby is a sport where you have to juggle offense...
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Hanging with Tate

This guy gave me some awesome cuddles 🙂  
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This girl can!

Am super excited to be a “This Girl Can” Victoria Ambassador.  This campaign by VicHealth encourages women to get active -“This Girl Can celebrates women who are all kinds of active. Women who are giving their all, or giving it a go, but not giving a damn!”  I get to share my story to support,...
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Self worth and gender stereotypes…

Sigh… this is a rant that has building up for a long time. And I don’t apologise for it. I am so so so sick of gender stereo types. I have no clue how a child in this day and age is meant to grow up with secure feelings of self worth. Why do we...
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Existing in photographs

Existing in photographs – it’s a thing and it’s important. So many of us duck, dodge, dip and dive when a camera is pointed our way. Who wants to be immortalised when we’re not feeling our most beautiful? We’re not as young as we used to be.. We’re having a fat day, a bad hair...
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My favorite image

What’s your favorite image of yourself and why? There’s more to it than how we look in the image.  It’s all about what emotions it evokes.  The feelings of joy, happiness, pride, empowerment that go with the picture, or the memories of the moment captured perhaps?  We are engrossed by more than just the light...
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Defining Beauty…

What makes you feel beautiful?  For me it’s not always about how I look. Sometimes it’s about how others look at me.  Or I feel beautiful when someone really takes the time to listen.  It’s hard not to feel beautiful in a spectacular setting or gorgeous scenery.  I can see beauty in others when they...
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