Monochrome Adidas Outfit: A think-piece on why Missy Elliott is a body positivity hero

“I got a cute face, chubby waist. Thick legs, in shape. Rump shaking both ways. Make you do a double take.” – Queen Missy Elliott. I aspire to make everyone do a double take from my cute face, chubby waist, thick legs, and my rump that is shaking both ways. Why? Because growing up as a chunkster there weren’t many thick ladies to look up to, but there was always Missy Elliott. *WARNING: A lot

Wear A Fatkini This Summer, Duh.

I had spent an hour standing in front of the mirror dancing and drinking (a bottle of) sangria to build up some confidence. I found a dress and a robe to cover up my new bikini before I headed out to the pool in Orlando. Once I got to the pool deck, I found a pool chair far away from everyone else and carefully removed the dress and robe. Paranoia that everyone was watching me