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Where do you find fashion for round tummies?

I'm trying to find clothes that look good and make me happy. The problem? My proportions don't fit the standard clothing mold. I'm plus size, and I don't especially like super baggy clothes. Does anyone know of stores or brands that have apple-proportioned clothes that aren't maternity, are relatively modest, and don't assume that because I'm bigger, I want to hide my body under a sack?

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Open letter to my teenage self about sex

My "official" first time was pretty much by-the-book. It got better with practice, but I wish someone had spoken with me more honestly about what to expect. If I could write a letter to my teenage self with some advice about how to go about sex, this is what I would say…

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How I use my panties for a quick confidence boost

It began to get to the point where every single time I was anywhere near Victoria's Secret, I had to buy the 5 pairs for $27 deal. It isn't a bad price, until you end up with over a hundred pairs of underwear. So why, oh why, do I love buying new underwear so much?

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Kids need to see parents living their passions

"My daughter is so much more fearless than I was at her age. She knows how to lean into her fears, because she’s watched me do it. I think that’s the ultimate story of me starting a company: my daughter is more fearless because she’s seen her mom lean into the hard stuff of pursuing her passion. I want to see that be true for more moms and kids."

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Facing my own mortality inspired me to stop making excuses and start running

I am a mother, a wife, an individual, a runner, a crappy cleaner with a pretty messy house, I like to read, and write…. But what have I really done with that lately? What makes my life enjoyable and worth living? That evening, upon returning home, I thought of a million excuses why I should just go inside and call it a night, but I made a different choice.