I Hired A Male Escort

Welcome to the second installment of our Big FAT Love Series! The goal of this new section is to normalize fat sex, love, dating, and everything in between. Today’s story was anonymously submitted by a Fat Girls Traveling Member. If you’d like to submit a love story for this section or pitch a general story email us here. The other goal with sharing this story … Continue reading I Hired A Male Escort

Playlists to Help Your Mental Health

Ever wonder why a romantic song sets the mood? Or why blasting a song as loud as it can go helps you feel better? It’s because music is a form of therapy, a form that many of us are using it to cope right now. Studies show that music can improve blood flow in ways similar to statins, lower your levels of stress-related hormones like cortisol, and … Continue reading Playlists to Help Your Mental Health

Diary of a Fat Girl in Covid-19 Lockdown: Part 2

It’s been 43 days since my husband and I went into lockdown in Bristol, UK. The UK will reevaluate on May 7 but I predict it will be extended once more. The sun is out but it’s not shinning. In fact, it’s a little misty with rain clouds on the horizon. I’m in bed, listening to Lizzo, drinking cold coffee with oat milk, and wearing … Continue reading Diary of a Fat Girl in Covid-19 Lockdown: Part 2

Diary of a Fat Girl in Covid-19 Lockdown

This might seem like a late letter but life has been a little chaotic lately. I write this with the windows open, the sun shining and listening to music with my ice coffee next to me. It has been officially been 31 days since my husband and I chose to go into semi-lockdown and about 25 since the UK has been on official lockdown due … Continue reading Diary of a Fat Girl in Covid-19 Lockdown

Facing My Travel Fears: 40, Fat, Black & Vegan

Contributed by Nicole Vick of Style Vicksen Last year I turned 40 and took my first international trip to Thailand. For most of my life travel was the farthest thing from my mind. At the age of 18, during my first semester in college, I became a mother. I was more concerned about trying to finish school, working, and raising my daughter. I didn’t realize it … Continue reading Facing My Travel Fears: 40, Fat, Black & Vegan

Gift Guide for the Halloween Lovers in Your Life

It’s Spooky SZN ya’ll and we should celebrate. That means loading up the queue with horror movies, visiting haunted houses and my personal favorite, eating all of the candy.  With October in full swing, we’re ready to get things a little ghostly. Which is why we’re putting together this gift guide for the Halloween lover in your life! Living in Rhode Island, horror fiction author … Continue reading Gift Guide for the Halloween Lovers in Your Life

6 Times Lizzo Proved She’s Queen

Summer 2019 will forever be known as the season Lizzo proved she was Queen. A singer, actor, and flutist, Lizzo has been making a name for herself for some time. With a resume that includes being classically trained and working with Prince. This triple threat headlined Coachella and will make her acting debut in Hustlers alongside J.Lo and Cardi B. later this year. Lizzo’s 2019 album … Continue reading 6 Times Lizzo Proved She’s Queen