Her Videos are called ‘A Fat Girl Dancing’

And She Can Dance

Whitney Thore -Misty Felde Photography

Whitney Way Thore is taking the internet by storm with her ‘A Fat Girl Dancing’ videos. Her love of dance started at a young age, but as her weight increased over the years, she gave it up. This lead to a decrease in self-confidence, self-doubt, eating disorders, polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) and waves of depression. […]

Size discrimination statistics you won’t believe!

When AboutCurves first started talking about sponsoring the Lingerie Loves Your Curves charity blogathon, we were swapping stories around the office about ways that companies make money by sabotaging our self-esteem: diet pills promising magical results; Groupons for liposuction when the diet pills don’t work; body shapers when the liposuction just makes you feel fat […]

Lingerie Loves Your Curves Shout Outs, Part Two!

Yesterday I shared some of the Lingerie Loves Your Curves charity blogathon posts others have shared with us in my plus size community shout outs. Today, I want to keep spreading the love and reflecting on the things I’m learning from reading about others’ journeys to self acceptance and learning new techniques to help spread […]

Lingerie Loves Your Curves Shout Outs!

We’re really excited about the way the plus size community is joining us in our Lingerie Loves Your Curves charity blogathon. Size acceptance and self esteem are the two of the most crucial traits we can develop to help us be happy in our lives. If we can raise awareness of issues like size discrimination […]

Lingerie Loves Your Curves Kicks Off Monday!

We are so excited about all of the buzz we’ve created about our upcoming Lingerie Loves Your Curves Size Acceptance Charity Drive- and we’re ready to create even more! If you’re not sure how you can get involved, here are some simple ways you can help: Read our blog over the next few weeks to […]

Insults about Big Brother’s Kalia- size discrimination makes her my new favorite player

Okay, let’s talk about size acceptance and my guilty summer pleasure- Big Brother. I don’t know why I like to watch a group of people go crazy on each other while stuck in a house together, but I do. And this summer, I’m happy to see a curvy woman, Kalia, finally pull out the big […]

Size Acceptance and Self Esteem: Lingerie Loves Your Curves!

In case you’re not connected to us through Facebook or Twitter, you might not know about this AWESOME blogging charity campaign we have coming up in just a few weeks!  I’m SO excited about it (already composing my size acceptance blog posts in my head) and I would love it if everyone got involved- the […]

Love Your Curves Spotlight: Curves and Chaos

As we gear up for our size acceptance charity drive, Lingerie Loves Your Curves, we’ll highlight some of the people and companies who are joining us in the fight for size acceptance and self-esteem. Today, we’re going to highlight a post from one of my favorite bloggers, Monique of Curves and Chaos. Monique recently wrote […]