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Summer Style Hack: Fighting Chub Rub All Season Long

*I have received compensation and Monistat® product samples from Insight, but the statements made reflect my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, and/or experiences. It’s that time of year again! When short skirts and itty bitty shorts are all you can stand to put on your body… and your thighs are rubbing together to create an inferno you thought was saved for the deepest depths of hell. That’s right – it’s chub rub season! I can’t count the amount of questions I…

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The Best Plus Size Bras

This plus size bra post has been several months in the making. As a card carrying “I’m not wearing that thing” no-bra-club member, this post was a little intimidating. I wanted to find the most comfortable, supportive, versatile plus…

My Summer Uniform And… Cats.

This is what my life looks like most weekends. The cats, and the nursery, and the cute country atmosphere, those are all pretty standard. The makeup and the posing next to the cute succulents is a little bit less…

To My Non-Fat Friends – This Is My Cry For Help

  This week Project Runway winner and unapologetic fatty Ashley Nell Tipton went public with her choice to undergo weight loss surgery. In the past I have talked about fat people’s participation in diet culture and the negative impacts…

Where To Shop For Plus Size Swimwear

UPDATED: 4/7/17 Even though we’re in the middle of the “100 Places To Shop For Plus Size Clothing” series ( part 1| part 2 | part 3), we’re going to do a special post for plus size swimwear. A lot of…

Plus Size Mini Skirts – Maximum Style

Big thanks to JDWilliams for sponsoring this post! This post contains affiliate links.   There’s a long list of clothing items that people would like us plus size babes to consider “off limits”. Fashions that most people readily have access…

Ugh! I’m Dressed Like My Mom!

Last week on facebook, I asked some friends how they would like me to refer to more conservative plus size clothing looks. I some times get requests to show more “mature” plus size clothing styles and this always confuses…

Plus Size On The Prarie

I’m becoming ok with being a Kansas girl. For years, I thought “well, it’s ok if I’m here for now, it’s not my last stop”. It made me feel less naive, less of the person that people judged me…

MY FAVORITE PLUS SIZE DRESSES

It’s that time of year again! This post needs an update! And I am happy to say that there are SO MANY NEW PLUS SIZE DRESSES!!!! I could just fall apart over how amazing the selection is this year!…

SAD and #FatshionFebruary

Not to run this point into the ground, but Winter is really fucking hard. I live in the Midwest where Winters are grey and icy and the days are incredibly short. For a long time, I just thought that…

Plus Size Things To Get Excited About In 2017

Happy New Year! 2016 is finally over. It felt like a long drawn out year, a few times making me question whether I was trapped inside the movie Groundhog’s Day. Even though the last cycle around the sun has…