#effyourbeautystandards

Tess Holliday On Plus-Size Modelling & Raising Feminist Sons

We got to speak with Tess Holliday about parenting, feminism, body-positivity, & self-care. And about her book, The Not So Subtle Art of Being A Fat Girl

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Bye Bye, Barbie: Giving My Son Dolls That Look Like Actual People

The first thing he said with a big smile was, “These aren't dolls, they are real people!” (Image courtesy of the author.)

I'm giving my son dolls that look like actual people. He has no idea that they are revolutionary or how different they are from the dolls I grew up with.

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Neck Tape: Because Women Aren’t Uncomfortable Enough Yet

Be careful not to be too active, because sweat and moisture ruins the tape’s grip.

“Introducing Nexsey! No more shall we hide our necks as we age!” Hold the phone, people. Something else to make us feel inadequate has been invented. It’s called Nexsey and it’s a piece of medical grade TAPE used to rein in neck wrinkles.

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What It Really Felt Like To Finally Reach My 'Goal Body'

I always thought that once I had my perfect body that this ideal perfect life would manifest, but once I reached my goal body it was the exact opposite.

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Fat And Happy, 12 Ways To Make Peace With Your Body

Joni Edelman, photo credit Staci Sheets

How much time and energy could you save by loving yourself as you are, right now?

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Tess Holliday Shows Us That Short Girls Are Sexy Too

Courtesy of, Facebook

Can we petite women follow Holliday's lead using the hashtag #effyourheightstandards?

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Why Plus-Size Model Tess Holliday's #effyourbeautystandards Is A Contradiction

Courtesy of Tess Holliday's Facebook page

Holliday says she's defying modern day beauty standards. I'm not so sure.

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