• Lifestyle,  Sylvia Petro

    Things Other Women Say & Do to Fit Women

    I was five years into my fitness journey when I first noticed the below-listed negative behaviors and comments from other women. I was taken aback by the potency of what felt like anger, hatred, or frustration emanating from their eyes and mouths. My first experience of this came from a teacher whom I respected, viewed as an intellectual, and thought was mentally far above the petty female insecurities that evoke the above-described hallmarks of a woman bothered by another woman’s success. I was a new, young mom, and she was middle-aged and a mother herself. The year prior, we had many enriching conversations, but after my pregnancy, I vowed to…