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Her Little Sister

May 9, 2013

“You must be Angie’s little sister.” For the past 35 years, that phrase has followed me wherever I go. From Kindergarten to middle school band, from my first internship to Twitter, I have dodged and ducked, trying to escape being known as anything other than just me. I resented any inference – implied or stated […]

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Power to the Curvy People

April 22, 2013

You may have noticed a few changes around these parts, and I can promise you even more. More evolution. More community space. More of what this site has always been about. You. And speaking of you, isn’t it about time we’ve heard from you? Your struggles, successes, secrets and confessions; tell your story here. Do […]

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Some Like It Curvy: The Ashley Madison Edition

March 15, 2013

I have this face. A face that says, “Tell me all of your secrets.” And this total stranger, sitting in the waiting room with me at my doctor’s office—she told me her biggest secret. I don’t know why I am going to tell you this, but I just need to tell a woman. Any woman. […]

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The F Word

February 25, 2013

You know, feminist. In my head I like to call myself a feminist. I am a strong woman with a very particular set of beliefs regarding women in society. I think a societal patriarchy has no place in the modern world. I think there should be no expectations as to what young girls and boys […]

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Bucking Wedding Traditions

December 31, 2012

Those of you who read here often probably know by now that I don’t tend to allow tradition—or the expectations of others—to dictate how I live my life. I feel very strongly that our lives are ours to control and no two people have to make the same choices. The thing is, we only have […]

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Giveaway: Day 7 Of Alice Clayton’s #12DaysOfWallbanger

December 17, 2012

Some of us Curvy Girls love a good dirty book. We’ve shared our favorite romance books, recommended good books we can’t stop reading, and published a guest post by one of our favorite authors, Alice Clayton. [amazon_link id="B00ADRU4A6" target="_blank" container="" container_class="" ][/amazon_link]Alice Clayton is back with a new book, Wallbanger, that with its name, says […]

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Top 10 Gifts For The Beauty Product Obsessed

December 12, 2012

I love this time of year. The smell of pine in the air, the crackling sound of a warm fire, the twinkle of Christmas lights, the taste of fudge and cookies. It makes me all warm and tingly inside. You know what else makes me tingly (besides Chris Pine)? It’s when all the major makeup […]

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8 Luxury Gifts We Want

November 23, 2012

The sparkly. The flashy. The fancy. We’ve put together a gift guide of 8 luxury gifts we want. Or maybe we just covet them, but whether or not they’re under our Christmas Tree or next to the Menorah this year, we think they’re pretty incredible gifts. Wooden Peppermill $235 Wii U Deluxe Game System by […]

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15 Gifts For Kids They’ll Actually Love

November 21, 2012

If you’re like us (and really, if you’re reading this, you’re probably more like us than you know), you’re stuck wondering what to give your own kids, your nieces, nephews, neighborkids, Godchildren, etc. Sure they put a new iPad or a Wii U or a flat-screen TV on their list to Santa, but we all […]

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