BIO

Body-positive intersectional feminist. BP Type II. Diet industry dropout. Wife. Mom of 5. Bibliophile. Cake aficionado. Editor In Chief @ Ravishly. Types 17 WPM.

Joni Edelman's Articles

YAWN. Talking about abuse accusations is soooo boring. (image credit YouTube)

DaddyOFive Doesn't Deserve The Title Of "Daddy"

IT IS NOT FUNNY TO ABUSE YOUR KIDS ON THE INTERNET
joni edelman   |   04.21.17 11:31am   |   SHARE
image credit: Mariah Aro Sharp @mightymooseart

#RavsRecs With Joni: Drink More Water, Wear Less Bras

Welcome to another edition of What Joni Loves. Let’s just cut the crap and get right to it. What I’m watching: Louis CK 2017. If you don’t love Louis CK, I’m sorry. Because he is AMAZING. The irreverence is so real. From... Read...
joni edelman   |   04.19.17 11:54am   |   SHARE

6 Reasons Why Our Kids Shouldn’t Be Watching 13 Reasons Why

Heavy things, especially those involving teenagers, ought to be discussed around the table or on the sofa.
joni edelman   |   04.18.17 1:58pm   |   SHARE
If donuts are a true culinary gift, Gordough’s is culinary Christmas morning.

Intuitive Eating In Austin: Tacos And Donuts And More Donuts, Oh My

There is a version of me that would have shoved another taco down the hatch and spent the rest of the night feeling like my heart was on fire and trying to run away from my stuffed stomach by way of my mouth.
joni edelman   |   04.17.17 10:00am   |   SHARE

8 Things You Should Know Before You Jump On The Backyard Chicken Bandwagon

And what’s better than eggs? Eggs direct from the cloaca of your own chicken.
Joni Edelman   |   04.13.17 12:01am   |   SHARE

I Don’t Know About You, But I Prefer My Salad Without Dead Bats

You could never trust Walmart. Now you can’t even trust your greens.
joni edelman   |   04.11.17 9:12am   |   SHARE
Image credit: Mariah Aro Sharp @mightymooseart

Night Sweats: Beating The Heat Of The Perimenopausal Moment

...I’m going to help you! By “help” I mean “tell you all the things that didn’t work.”
Joni Edelman   |   04.10.17 12:01am   |   SHARE
image credit: Mariah Aro Sharp @mightymooseart

It's Not Me, It's You: My Breakup With Body Positivity

It feels like a community that I don’t fit in now.
joni edelman   |   03.30.17 2:31pm   |   SHARE
image credit: Joni Edelman IG. Project Semicolon

Another Gone Too Soon; Project Semicolon Founder, Amy Bleuel, Dies At 31

...[T]here is no feeling as desperate, nothing as hopeless as thinking that your life has so little value that you should end it.
joni edelman   |   03.30.17 10:22am   |   SHARE
What happens when organic food prices out those who are struggling just to stay out of bankruptcy?

The Struggle With Fast Fashion (And Other Problems Of Privilege)

This is the thing about being poor, this kind of discernment comes at a price you can’t afford.
joni edelman   |   03.30.17 12:01am   |   SHARE