Trudy Kessels

Trudy Kessels is an unschooling mum, homeopath, and writer from Hawke’s Bay. She writes about parenting and communicating with respect, what it’s like to not send her kids to school, and about what’s gotten her thinking lately.

Jan 18, 2017

What I want my daughter to know about her body: A mother thinks about body image

Many parents struggle to work out how to talk to their children about their bodies. They want them to have confidence in how they look, but also make it clear that the way their appearance is far from the most important thing about them. Trudy Kessels writes about her hopes for her daughter's experience with body image.

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