Swimsuit or Bikini? Being Body Positive at the Beach*

I know what you’re thinking. “Lottie, it’s January, what the hell are you doing thinking about swimwear?!” Well my pal, January tends to be a bit of a body negative time for us all, and… View Post

Beat the “New Year, New You” Diet Resolution Bullshit

It’s new year’s Resolution time.  Which, unfortunately for us, also means that we’re about to be bombarded with “new year, new you” rhetoric. What is it about the changing of a day into a new… View Post

LBD Who? The Alternative Christmas Party Outfit!

It’s Chriiiiissstttmaaaassss! Christmas Party season usually has me reaching for my trusty little black dress. I mean, of course I will sparkle it up a bit with a good clutch or sparkly jacket, but there’s… View Post

“That’s Just My Opinion” and other Micro Aggressions

‘Tis the season for micro aggression against fat people. Whether it’s a family member going “oh you want three Yorkshire puddings?” coupled with a knowing look, or a stranger passing comment on your outfit with a… View Post

10 Must Have Halloween Items for Plus Size Babes

ITS THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR – yep, that’s right, it’s HALLOWEEN! I have always been down with the ooky spooky. I love everything supernatural. Whether its bats, skeletons or zombies, if it’s… View Post