Category Archives: body image/beauty

What’s New Pussycat

Who caught The World Dog Awards?  I don’t make goals/resolutions – but my only wish for 2015 is that Julius and I attend next year. Speaking of awards, I’m actually getting one!  Kearny Street Workshop in San Francisco is honoring Thick Dumpling Skin at this year’s Celebrate Your Body.  They’re gearing up for the January 31st event with a social

Podcast 42 – Sandra Oh

So…this happened! Oh yes. Podcast coming soon! A photo posted by Lynn Chen (@mslynnchen) on Nov 11, 2014 at 5:12pm PST   Turns out Sandra Oh reads my blogs!  Of course I had to get her on the podcast to dish about food and body image.   Find out more about Sandra’s latest project, Window Horses – an animated feature that

Feminist Apparel

I’ve written about feminism on this blog before. Growing up, I didn’t think the term “feminist” applied to me. I doubt anyone else did, either. I was a boy-crazy, Barbie-loving, body-bashing chick. I mean, I used the word “chick” do describe myself. Who am I kidding – I still do! My sophomore year in college, I saw Ani diFranco perform