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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 it can have. I was wrong, I was calling out the wrong people. Over the last several months I’ve come to realize that there is nothing fat people can do to change our culture’s view of fat bodies. I was 17…

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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…

On Trend With Eloquii

I have been talking to my friends about taking the plunge with Eloquii again for months now. They revamped their plus size clothing site and have a new approach to plus size women’s wear that is thoughtful and chic,…

PLUS SIZE JACKETS FOR FALL

Raise your hand if you have gone countless seasons without a good plus size jacket because you could never find one in your size!!! Yep. Me too. I have spent literal years being colder than I needed to be…