Blog Posts

#1 Mistake Women Make in Disliking Their Body – and What to do Instead – Part Two

Part two of Tarisha's powerful blog further delving into the 'Iron Maiden' body image. You can check out part one, if you missed it, right here Above, are some images of the modern models that most women are influenced by Here is an image of Madonna that we are made to believe is true. And beside [...]

#1 Mistake Women Make in Disliking Their Body – and What to do Instead – Part One

I remember when I first met our guest writer and guru, Tarisha Tourok. I was completely and utterly in awe of her. There is something very magical about the way she inhabits her body. Its as if, more than any other person I've ever witnessed, she just lives in it. She lives in her body [...]

4 ways to cope with a ‘bad body day’

We've all been there! Body Confidence coach Judi Craddock talks about how to deal with those 'bad body' days. Acknowledging them is a good start! After years working on my body image, I still have days when I don’t feel great about my appearance. I call this a ‘bad body day’. Being body confident doesn’t [...]

7 life changing tips for a healthier body image

This week, we welcome Master Life Coach Jacqueline Hurst to give us her 7 life changing tips for a healthier body image. Along with being a life coaching Guru, Jacqueline is a public speaker, therapist, and founder of thelifeclass.com 7 great tips here which will certainly make you question a few things! Developing a positive body image and [...]

Fight that inner mean girl, and give your body some love 

Pocket Guru followers, please welcome Frances Desmone! She is an expert in women's health specializing in Mastering Menopause. Below she discusses her journey through body worries, to body love. For over 40 years, I’ve gotten grief for the way I look: ‘You’re cute but chunky’ ‘If only you lost a few pounds you could find [...]

Co-founder Michelle’s reflection on finding her life purpose – a beginners guide 

So, we have had a whole host of celebrated and inspirational guest bloggers for us this week giving their pearls of wisdom on how to find your life purpose. Thank you to everyone who contributed – we feel very lucky to have you! : ) 

The Existential Crisis and why the subject of ‘life purpose’ can be so painful

Life purpose for me, has to be both my absolute favourite, and worst subject when it comes to self development. How can that be? There's something wonderful and magical about the concept of life purpose...the thought that I am here to do something (or many things, more likely) that has meaning and is the reason [...]