• Dating While Fat? Swipefat Is The Podcast You Didn't Know You Needed

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    A couple months ago, I was mindlessly scrolling down my TikTok FYP when I found a video of an adorable plus-size woman sipping wine and calling out the complete lack of body size diversity on ABC's The Bachelor franchise. She started out saying she had “a bone to pick” with the franchise, adding that she's been watching “since Day 1” but had never seen anyone who looks like her on the show. She went on to explain that choosing not to showcase any plus-size people contributes to society's idea that fat women can't find love and a fairytale ending.
    Her message was spot on, but it was her...
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  • This Body-Positive TikToker Wants You to Know You're Worthy at Every Size

    This Body-Positive TikToker Wants You to Know You're Worthy at Every Size

    1 month ago - By PopSugar

    Women are often made to feel like our bodies need to meet society's standards. It can be especially difficult to feel good about yourself in the age of social media , when you're constantly comparing yourself to models, influencers, and celebrities who are widely followed and adored. I'll admit that I sometimes scroll through my Instagram feed and think to myself, Why can't I look like her? Why can't I live like that? I've struggled with confidence for most of my life, so after years of following people who didn't look like me - and who I thought I needed to be like in order to be perfect...
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