Travel

Are vacations fat friendly? It can be tiring for plus-sized people to continually have to prove that they are worthy of excitement and adventure.

Are Vacations Fat Friendly?

Are vacations fat friendly? It can be tiring for plus-sized people to continually have to prove that they are worthy of excitement and adventure. Read...
Macey Lavoie    |   09.7.18   |   SHARE
Bodies
Photo by Philippe Murray-Pietsch on Unsplash

Family Vacation Survival Guide

Summer is officially upon us, and with it comes epic family vacation plans sure to generate tales of your family’s (mis)adventures for years to come. Read...
Carrie Saum    |   06.21.18   |   SHARE
Families
Anxiety can involve a fear of the unexpected, and thinking about how the trip will go can feel so disastrous and foreboding.

How To Travel When You Have Anxiety

Anxiety can involve a fear of the unexpected, and thinking about how the trip will go can feel so disastrous and foreboding. Read...
Andrea Crowley-Hughes of The Refresh    |   05.4.18   |   SHARE
Minds
If I couldn’t find clothes that fit me while I viewed the Eiffel Tower sparkling at night or sipped on a proper cappuccino in Milan, was the world really mine to occupy?

Shopping Abroad Is Tough When You're Black And Plus-Size

If I couldn’t find clothes that fit me while I viewed the Eiffel Tower at night or sipped on a proper cappuccino, was the world really mine to occupy? Read...
Nneka Okona    |   04.2.18   |   SHARE
Bodies
Sometimes wonder how I found the courage to do this, to be a fat nomad, but what a ride it’s been.

I’m A Fat Nomad And The World Is Mine

Every day, it’s worth it. Sometimes I wonder how I found the courage to do this, to be a fat nomad, but what a ride it’s been. Read...
Steffanie Cameron    |   01.6.18   |   SHARE
Bodies
From how to stay safe and find comfort in unfamiliar cities to how to reap the most life-changing rewards here are 7 tips for solo trips!

7 Tips For Solo Trips From Female Travelers

From how to stay safe and find comfort in unfamiliar cities to how to reap the most life-changing rewards here are 7 tips for solo trips! Read...
Lindsay Tigar    |   01.3.18   |   SHARE
Voices
That Christmas Eve in Vegas changed me for life.

Christmas Eve Alone In Las Vegas       

That Christmas Eve in Vegas changed me for life. I’ve tried to remember not to deny myself the things I love about the holiday. Read...
Jess Lahitou    |   12.21.17   |   SHARE
Voices
We can choose simple over excess, modesty over extravagance. (image credit: Thinkstock)

A Different Way To Holiday

We had no turkey, no casserole dishes heaped sweet potatoes or creamy green beans, no pies made from scratch, no beautiful table settings or nice Read...
Carrie Saum    |   11.29.17   |   SHARE
Minds