#MyBodyStory – Paige

#MyBodyStory is a weekly series of reader submitted pieces about what it’s like to live in your body. If you have a story to share, please send it to : Story@DoTheHotpants.com Remember, every body has a story. Please Note: The opinions expressed in #MyBodyStory articles are the writer’s own. And now, without further ado, Here is Paige’s story. When Dana asked me if I wanted to write...

#MyBodyStory – Kaylie

#MyBodyStory is a weekly series of reader submitted pieces about what it’s like to live in your body. If you have a story to share, please send it to : Story@DoTheHotpants.com Remember, every body has a story. Please Note: The opinions expressed in #MyBodyStory articles are the writer’s own. And now, without further ado, Here is Kaylie’s story. The road to adulthood does not run smoothly. In...

GRATEFUL FOR YOUR LOVE

This last week has been a whirlwind. Since I revealed that I wear Hearing Aids, the outpouring of love and support from people saying they also have hearing issues and had felt so alone before they read my post, has been completely overwhelming. In a good way! I’ve had people private message me on Instagram, leave comments on my social media,...

I GOT HEARING AIDS AND I’M FINALLY READY TO TALK ABOUT THEM

Welp! The cat’s out of the bag. I can’t hear very well. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ I got my hearing aids 2 months ago, and I’m just now able to talk about them with you all. I’m wearing my hearing aids in all of these photos. Try to find them. For the last year or so, I’ve felt like everyone around me is mumbling....

PRETTY IN PINK

HAPPY MONDAY!!!! Did you all miss me? I had to take a little personal time the last few weeks to deal with some shit and get some shit done. That’s code for “I had some MAJOR winter blues and was overwhelmed with life.” BUT I’M BACK BABIES!!!! And I feel good! The weather’s getting warmer in NYC, Spring has finally...