celebrating our bodies

plus-size white water rafting guide

Taking Up Space Outdoors: White Water Rafting

Ashley Manning is a self-proclaimed plus-sized outdoorswoman. From hiking the Appalachian trail to working as a white water river rafting guide, she prefers being outdoors above all else, and she loves changing the perspective of those around her while doing it. 

The ABCs of Better Body Image

The ABCs of Better Body Image

Just like you learned the ABCs, you can learn to love your body. Not the one you wish you had. This one. The one you are living in today.

plus-size modeling

Keeping a Body Positive Attitude as a New Plus-Size Model

“You’re so tall. You should definitely model!” 

5 Ways to Practice Body Love During Social Distancing

5 Ways to Practice Body Love During Social Distancing

No doubt you’ve been practicing social distancing, or maybe even lockdown, for at least a few days. We are all spending more time at home, more time walking past our mirrors, more time alone with our thoughts and insecurities. 

Eloquii plus-size Swimwear

Our Fave ELOQUII Swimsuits

Summer is coming – we promise. And whether you are cooling off in the back-yard sprinkler, or sitting six feet apart at the beach, you will want to look delectably cool in one of these.

Quarantine body

Carmen Rene: Your Quarantine Body is Still Your Summer Body

Maintaining a positive body image can be a challenge in the best of times. We are not in the best of times; we are in the middle of a pandemic. If you are struggling, you are not alone.

Made-up History Of Eating

A Completely True and Definitely Not Made Up History of Eating

Or, how the pandemic has taken us right back to the olden days

my favorite medicine ball exercises

Looking to Change Up Your Workout Routine? Let’s Talk Med Balls!

In truth, you don’t need a lot of equipment to workout. Med balls offer awesome alternatives to traditional weighted workouts. So if you’re getting bored, change it up a little!

Carmen Rene Column: Ladies, Your Pleasure is Non-Negotiable

Eat the Cake Too with Carmen Rene: Ladies, Your Pleasure is Non-Negotiable!

If you jiggle, you jiggle.

amanda lacount

Amanda LaCount: Breaking the Stereotype By Breaking Out

If you are anything like me, over the course of your life you have had people tell you what you could not do. I was told I was too big to be a figure skater, I was the wrong sex to play ice hockey, I was too fat to be a cheerleader (especially a flyer), I was too short to be a model, and I was too fat to be a dancer.