When Your World Shrinks

This piece was originally published on lindleyashine.com. It is republished here with the owner’s express permission. The third time it happened, I started to wonder. I pulled off my fleece hoodie and reversed it, putting my arms inside the torso of the garment as a sort of straitjacket, confining my arms to the small bubble […]

Why The Sidelines Are Not Good Enough

Over the next few days, we’re going to shine a light on some of the powerful stories illustrate the need for AllGo. This is a story about the fierce and fabulous Shilo George.     I met Shilo George on Monday, October 2, 2017 on the first night of an entrepreneur boot camp. As women […]

Strong, Practical, and Hopeful: J of Comfy Fat

I love nothing more than to curl up all comfy on a lazy Sunday at Casa Alexander. But lately, I’ve been inspired by J Aprileo of Comfy Fat to ponder an alternate reality: “What if traveling could feel more like a lazy Sunday and less like a stressful grind on my body?” I think we […]

Who Takes Your Body Positive Boudoir Shots? An Interview with Photographer Suma Jane Dark.

Written by Rebecca Alexander. Art courtesy of Suma Jane Dark. Last month, the Willamette Week published a piece about Portland’s out-sized footprint on Instagram. The piece claimed our city has more than our fair share of influencers making a living from their social media profiles. I wasn’t surprised to read this post, but I was surprised […]