Learning to Accept my Stretch Marks : A Journey of Self-Love

My first seizure was on Christmas morning when I was 9 years old. The weeks that followed were a blur of hospital visits and new doctors. Laying on cold examination tables, even colder gel from EEG tests, wires getting lost in my curls while the nurse repeatedly told me to stay still. At the time I really had no idea what it all meant but … Continue reading Learning to Accept my Stretch Marks : A Journey of Self-Love

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

Flying While Fat: An Airport Review

Have you ever wondered how fat-friendly an airport is? Well, wonder no more because we have a great Airport Review for you! Our goal with Fat Girls Guide is to create an invaluable resource that helps fat people live fuller lives. Although we focus on travel, our objective is to be a lifestyle brand. When members of our Fat Girls Traveling Facebook group share informative experiences … Continue reading Flying While Fat: An Airport Review

A Fat Girl’s Guide to Galaxy’s Edge Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run & more

Disneyland’s Galaxy’s Edge (aka Star Wars Land) park officially opened its doors to the public last week! My life in travel blogging has also kinda made me an unofficial Disney blogger. When I am not on a plane, I am dancing to whatever beat is playing on Main Street USA at the Disneyland Resort. I had the pleasure of getting a preview of Galaxy’s Edge … Continue reading A Fat Girl’s Guide to Galaxy’s Edge Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run & more

Travel & Mental Health

We LOVE connecting and collaborating with Fat Girls Traveling members. Recently Kate from Detailed Journeys took over the Fat Girls Traveling Instagram Story and touched on the important topic of mental health while traveling. She shares a more in-depth look at her recent experience below.   Trigger Warning: Eating Disorders & Body Dysmorphia In April 2019, I was on the trip of a lifetime with … Continue reading Travel & Mental Health

Perfect Day at CocoCay with Royal Caribbean

I never thought I’d be someone who loved cruises, but I am absolutely a changed woman after experiencing my first adventure on the seas with Royal Caribbean. Their latest journey, Perfect Day at CocoCay, launched in May 2019 after a $250 million upgrade to their private island in The Bahamas. And with the newly refurbished ship, the Navigator of the Seas, the vacation began before … Continue reading Perfect Day at CocoCay with Royal Caribbean

Why My Lack of Confidence Keeps Me Vacationing in The Same Places

By: Shadeyka Warren @dizzydiscoveries Rewind to Summer 2018… I’m out with my girls at brunch, telling them about the amazing plans that I have to visit Western Europe the following year — full English breakfasts in London, lunch at the Eiffel Tower, and sunsets on the Almafi Coast. Fast forward to Spring 2019, I’m sitting in “Cafe Blue” in the picturesque Blue Mountains region of … Continue reading Why My Lack of Confidence Keeps Me Vacationing in The Same Places