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

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

What To Read On Your Next Trip

What’s better than cuddling up to a new book and taking an adventure through the author’s imagination? Not much! These ten body positive books would make the perfect addition to your upcoming trip. They can also take you on a trip from the comfort of your own home. This list includes some of our favorite memoirs, short stories, book-turned-television-shows and even some of our Fat Girls … Continue reading What To Read On Your Next Trip

Fat Positive Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

Lately, I’ve been listening to a ton of podcasts! From true crime and TED Talks to body positive and fat politics. Here are a few podcasts that every fat girl should be listening to. The Fat Lip Podcast The Fat Lip was one of the first fat positive podcasts I started listening to. Ash, is an activist and self-proclaimed super fat. She’s open and honest … Continue reading Fat Positive Podcasts You Should Be Listening To