Lady Gaga Tells The Truth About Self Confidence

We often look at those people in the media and think their life is grand - they have everything they could ever want. A well known celebrity, Lady Gaga has often had to fight with her own demons regarding self-esteem, self confidence and ultimately, self-acceptance. So yes, issues with loving the skin you are in can happen to any of us. The following article is posted on AOL Music Blog Lady Gaga has always been vocal about her longtime struggles with self-esteem when it comes to her weight. From sparking outrage whilst declaring "pop stars don't eat," to confessing her past struggles with bulimia and writing about her "massive" body image issues, Mother Monster has not always lived … [Read more...]

Self-Esteem Starts At An Early Age

Self-esteem and Loving Yourself Self-esteem is loving yourself enough to believe that you can attain a goal. Self-esteem is what's being taught to young girls in a running program, not necessarily for running. "Girls On The Run" is the name of the organization, but this organization aims to build little girls self confidence, to ready themselves in going through adolescence to overcome society's negative image about females. A Curriculum That Instills Self-confidence “You don’t have to be a runner,” said Victoria Wieben, a mother from Marion and a member of Girls On the Run of Eastern Iowa’s Board of Directors. “I think that’s difficult; you get a lot of people who say, ‘Oh, I don’t run… … [Read more...]