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SOAM Featured in a Story about Belly Love

SOAM was mentioned alongside a ton of other belly-love websites yesterday. Go check it out and remember how beautiful you are just as you are.

SOAM featured in

I did an interview with a European newspaper a few weeks ago and it’s up today! You’ll have to have a subscription to the paper to read it (and, you know, be able to read German) but if you do, go check it out!

SOAM Mentioned in Best Daily Magazine

Check it out! And thanks, Britain, for always being on SOAM’s side. I swear this site has been featured in the UK more than in the US. *sigh*

SOAM Mentioned in BBC News Today

We were mentioned in a BBC article about Jade Beall’s new book which has a similar focus to what we do here at SOAM. Go check it out! And if you haven’t checked out the giveaway I have going this week, check that out here.

SOAM in German magazine Brigitte!

You can check it out here. If you read German, that is. I enjoyed this interview. Michèle, who wrote to me about this, asked me thoughtful questions that I found thought-provoking. A German friend of mine assures me it’s a great article. Thanks, Brigitte and Michèle!

Watch SOAM on Huffington Post Live

I participated in a panel discussion with two SOAM mamas, Autumn (who blogs here) and Tina (who blogs here), today on Huffington Post Live. I have social anxiety issues so stuff like this is always hard for me, but I survived and had a lot of fun, too. It was great getting to talk with […]

Listen to SOAM on the radio TODAY!

I’m going to be talking with Trei Taylor on her radio show, Trei House Radio today at 2pm EST. It sounds like it’s going to be a really great discussion and I’m looking forward to it. You can listen live by visiting the website. I hope you tune in!

Interview With The Young Mommy Life

I did this interview a couple years ago and had totally forgotten about it. Tara asked some great questions. Go check it out! Thanks, Tara!

The Steve Harvey Show is Looking for Moms

I’ve been contacted by the Steve Harvey Show about a show they want to do on self-esteem and the postpartum body. I’m unfamiliar with this show, but they assure me the intentions are good and that they care about mothers and want to help them learn to love themselves again. Here is their message to […]

SOAM in the media this week – and an apology for the technical difficulties.

I already mentioned here a little over a week ago that SOAM appeared in the Daily Mail recently. If that wasn’t exciting enough, it was then picked up by numerous other sources (listed below). Unfortunately too much interwebz luv can crash a website and I’ve had quite the journey this past week into technical-land (which […]

Today Show Television Story Has Been Postponed

I’ll keep SOAM’s Facebook page updated. Even if you aren’t a Facebook person you can just keep checking the page. Link is over —-> there.

I’ll be on the Today Show! I need you!

The Today Show is planning to air a story on SOAM this Friday morning. They want to interview some moms who have participated by posting their story here on SOAM. Here are the details – they want recent submissions. I think within the last few months. They want moms who still have young babies, under […]

Are you in New York?

I’ve been talking to another reporter today who’d like to do a story. She’s looking to interview moms in the New York area who have participated in SOAM and maybe also TIAW. Email me at and I’ll forward your email to her.

The Today Article is Here!

It’s fantastic! You can check it out here and a related blog piece here. Thanks to Rebecca Dube for her awesome work on this!

SOAM to be Featured on the Today Show’s Wesbite!

Rebecca, the woman putting the story together would like to enlist your help. Here’s her message to you: “I’m writing a story for, the TODAY show’s web site, about Shape of a Mother. I’ve talked to Bonnie about how she started the site, and how it’s become such an empowering experience for women to […]

SOAM Featured in Toronto Star Article!

Read it here. What do you think?

SOAM Featured in a Norwegian TV Show!

Anyone speak Norwegian? I’d love to hear what you think of the story! Whether or not you speak the language, you can find the episode of Puls here, SOAM’s bit comes in about 24 minutes into the show.

SOAM Featured in Article!

And what a great article it is! Beautifully written, well balanced – thank you, Tinamarie! You can read the article here.

SOAM Featured in OC Register!

Lovely article, check it out here!

Featured in Parent Map

Not too long ago, I was interviewed by Tera Schreiber for an article on It was a pleasure to speak with her and the article is fantastic. Thanks, Tera! Read the article here.

Filming for the Documentary

My friend Lorien (SOAM entry here) speaking her mind towards the end of the day A few weeks ago, I gathered with some other amazing women (around a pool – in January!) to film a segment for a British documentary. Focusing on body image and motherhood, the documentary (currently aiming to air in March in […]


Paula at Easy Baby Life interviewed me recently about this site. I have to say her questions were some of the most intriguing I’ve been asked – it’s a great interview! Go check it out! Thanks, Paula!

Mention in Brain, Child Magazine

Author Melissa Stanton recently wrote an article on the controversial “Mom Job” plastic surgery package in Brain, Child magazine. She mentions this website in the article. Overall, I think the article is mostly balanced, but I would like to take this opportunity to clear up one thing about this website. The Shape of a Mother […]

TV Documentary! (Do you live in San Diego?)

I have spoken on the phone and in e-mail with two women, including Alex, the director, about this project. Here is a message Alex has written that she would like me to share with you: Hi there, I’m writing from a TV production company in the UK regarding a documentary we’re making about pregnancy and […]

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News Story is Up!

On the News!!

I’m so excited to share this! This site has been finally picked up by a US publication and is featured as‘s Activism Alert this month. Thank you!!

Guadrian Article

On the Radio

Article at

Website of the Week!

This blog is being featured over at All for Women this week. Go check it out!

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