2016 Plus Size & Body Positive Events


It’s good to say “I’m me. I love myself whether I’m plus size, skinny or somewhere in between. ” It’s good to know deep down that you are enough and that the best thing you could for yourself and your body is to love it unconditionally. However, sometimes saying and believing it just aren’t enough.Continue reading “2016 Plus Size & Body Positive Events”

10 Body Positive Audio Books to Drown Out Your Inner Critic


Listed below are 10 plus size, body confidence, and self compasion audio books that I currently have on my to-be-read list. If you’d like a little help in learning to love yourself check them out with me. If you’ve already had the pleasure of reading/listening to these let me know what you thought of it.Continue reading “10 Body Positive Audio Books to Drown Out Your Inner Critic”

Plus Size Women in Art


The plus size female body is a hot topic lately. There is a heated debate on whether it’s something to be accepted, shunned, or even revered. There is also discussions on whether you can be fat and healthy, fat and successful or dare I say it, fat and happy. Though the level of discussion on the topicContinue reading “Plus Size Women in Art”

Do Men Who Prefer Plus Size Women Actually Exist?


If you’ve been around my blog then you know I’m all about body confidence no matter what your size is. I’m also all about embracing your body and learning to appreciate what you have right now, not what you hope to obtain in the future. This includes believing when someone else says “Damn woman youContinue reading “Do Men Who Prefer Plus Size Women Actually Exist?”

What is Body Confidence?


I’m going to bet that you’ve probably heard about body confidence by now. Maybe you’ve already read a few blog posts about it, read a news piece or two, or heard one of your favorite celebs talking about it. But what is it really? To understand what Body Confidence is we must first understand whatContinue reading “What is Body Confidence?”

#ImEnough & Thanks to The Mrs. I Have An Anthem To Prove It!


Have you heard of “The Mrs“? They are a group of 5 women from Austin, Texas who decided it was time to hear about  something other then “teenage heartbreak and gone-wild nights at the club”. So, they formed a band and something amazing happened. Instead of a music video to promote their new single “I’m Enough” theyContinue reading “#ImEnough & Thanks to The Mrs. I Have An Anthem To Prove It!”

30 Curvy Body Acceptance Websites That Will Help Build Confidence


Being fat has always been a lonely, negative feeling. Even when you are around other fat people, when you’re in a negative frame of mine, you see yourself as being the only sufferer. Life seems unfair, you feel like your unlovable and things can get very dark and depressing. Everywhere you turn you see, hearContinue reading “30 Curvy Body Acceptance Websites That Will Help Build Confidence”

Curvy Heroines and The Women Who Read Them


Hi I’m Darla, a passionate writer of curvy heroines that kick ass, live life to the fullest and love with every ounce of their being. Why do I choose to write about curvy heroines? Because I want to help other curvy women realize that they are beautiful, that they can kick ass and be lovedContinue reading “Curvy Heroines and The Women Who Read Them”