Photo on Pexels By Marilyn Pellini Many young women today have issues with food for one reason or another. Our culture reveres a thin, lithe, but curvy and sensual body. Nothing else seems to be acceptable. Our ethnic heritage, inherited characteristics, and genes oftentimes tell us something entirely different than that. Being a chubby baby and toddler, I slimmed out greatly in elementary school, because I simply hated my mother’s cooking. It was plain fare, and the only seasoning was a bit of salt and pepper. She was of Italian heritage, so I never understood why we ate so blandly. One [...]