Plus Size Art: Heavy Response Unit from Chunky Girl Comics

Chunky Girl Comics

A while back we did a plus size feature of plus size superheroes, and the response was amazing! While I was looking for the next plus size art feature, imagine my surprise when I stumbled upon a Bay-Area-based Comic Book, Heavy Response Unit from Chunky Girls Comics? I did not know was better, … [Read more...]

PLUS SIZE ART: Fluffy Fairies by Chelsea Perez

PLUS SIZE ART- Fluffy Fairies by Chelsea Perez

HOMIGAWD. I have a thing for fairies. I am not sure if I ever told any of ya’ll… I even have a fairy tattoo (perfectly hidden) and I have been tempted to get another one. So, when Miss @FluffyFairy_art started following me, you better believe I checked her out immediately! To my ELATION, I found … [Read more...]

NEW TO THE BLOG: His Two Cents- Loving You, Through the Eyes of a Man

His Two Cents- Loving You

NOTE FROM MARIE: I was having a conversation with a guy friend of mine who has quite a way with words and in our conversation, he was sharing with me what he thought of plus size women and immediately I knew that I had to have him share with you, what some men are thinking about US. SO,  I … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Round-Up 5.17.14

Plus Size News

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. Cece Olisa of Plus Size Princess talks about something I absolutely relate to and that's dating insecure guys who bring out our insecurities. This post is in response to the … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Round-Up 5.10.14

PLUS Size News

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. Ashley Graham is killing the hell out of the cover of Elle Quebec. I am overjoyed with all the love the fashion industry is finally starting to give plus size models. Not only … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Round-Up 5.2.14

Plus Size News

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. Penthouse Forum magazine debuted its new cover and it features BBW performer of the year Shibari. I have never heard of a mainstream adult magazine featuring a plus size woman … [Read more...]

Kath Read and Fat Shaming by Strangers, Why is this OK?

fat shaming

I came across a story of Fat Heffalump blogger and fat activist, Kath Read, telling the story of being photographed in public by strangers. Not because they thought she was awesome and gorgeous and just couldn't resist asking her for a photo, but because they wanted to make fun of her size and the … [Read more...]

Plus Size Art: Fat Babe Designs by The NearSighted Owl

Fat Babe Designs by The Near Sighted Owl on The Curvy Fashionista

She is all kinds of amazing. I was first attracted to her art and then fellin love with her about page and then fell in deeper with her fab attitude and skills. This woman, Rachele (pronounced "Rachael") is the DOPE woman behind The Near Sighted Owl. With a strong hat tip to Michelle, I stumbled … [Read more...]

Finding Motivation in the Strangest Places

Finding Motivation in the Strangest Places

*MARIE'S NOTE: today I welcome guest blogger Raven, a life coach whose words had touched me on the internet. I wanted her to share a bit of her story and motivation to hopefully inspire at least one of you! Please keep reading and show some love to Raven* Finding Motivation in the Strangest … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Round-Up 4.5.14

Plus size news 4.5

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. Plus size fashion blogger, Gabi Gregg, has collaborated again with Swimsuits for All for a hot 90s inspired print bikini. Last year, Gabi's collection with them sold out! Get … [Read more...]