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I have detested body-shaming for a long time, and not just because of my own personal history.

Stop With The Body-Shaming Already!

I have detested body-shaming for a long time, and not just because of my own personal history. I've seen how much the movement takes away from people. Read...
Awanthi Vardaraj    |   02.20.18   |   SHARE
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Take The Cake: 7 Regular Activities That Become Radical When You're Fat

I thought I’d make a list of regular things that become “radical” (in the culture’s eyes) when you’re doing them while also being fat. Read...
Virgie Tovar    |   02.15.18   |   SHARE
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Big, Fat Love: 5 Plus-Size Couples Show That Valentines Come In All Sizes

This Valentine’s Day, our valentines to you are these vignettes of fat love told by the women, femmes, and non-binary folks within these plus size Read...
Laurel Dickman    |   02.13.18   |   SHARE
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These ten fashionistas show off their sexy looks from Date Night to Late Night.

10 Plus-Size Bloggers Show Us Their Date Night To Late Night Looks

From sexy black lace to red, the color most often associated with passion, these ten fashionistas show off their sexy looks from Date Night to Late Read...
Laurel Dickman    |   02.9.18   |   SHARE
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image credit: Virgie Tovar via Instagram

Take The Cake: 8 Clues Your “Lifestyle” Is Actually A Diet (& Why It’s Gaslighting)

Why is it important to call a diet a diet? Because 1. The truth is actually important and 2. Misleading language only benefits the person peddling it. Read...
Virgie Tovar    |   02.8.18   |   SHARE
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I’m not going to sugar coat sex injuries, like a bruised cervix, for you — they hurt.

What Even Is A Bruised Cervix? 

I’m not going to sugar coat sex injuries for you — they hurt. A bruised cervix is most common with people who have a tipped uterus. Read...
S. Nicole Lane    |   02.8.18   |   SHARE
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That’s when I decided that Snapchat shows me how I look to other people  — which is pretty damn gorgeous!

Self-Love And Snapchat: Loving Yourself On Valentine’s Day

That’s when I decided that Snapchat shows me how I look to other people — which is pretty damn gorgeous! And then, I felt the self-love start to Read...
Amanda Edwards    |   02.7.18   |   SHARE
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GIRL, PUT YOUR SPINACH IN THE FRIDGE AND THROW OUT THOSE SUSPICIOUSLY OPAQUE BEVERAGES.

You Do You: Making Resolutions How You Want, When You Want, If You Want

January has come and gone. Let’s dissect the general narrative we spin about the resolutions we’re supposed to be making and the shame we are Read...
Jenni Berrett   |   02.7.18   |   SHARE
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