Rocky Ridge III Skirt by Columbia

I discovered by accident the Rocky Ridge III skirt as I was shopping in an off-price department store. Lucky accident though, because this is one of Columbia Sportswear most interesting piece I have ever gotten! (Sadly, this item seems to be unavailable for the moment, but let’s hope Columbia remembers their plus-size lady clients and bring that model back!) READ MORE…

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Why Body Positive & Plus-Size Blogs Are Now More Important Than Ever…

After 3 years of blogging and with a new trip coming, I started wondering on the pertinence of this blog in the blogosphere, after the years, and how I can bring it to the next level… I quickly realized that being a plus-size person in a so called “standard” world is STILL quite a challenge. READ MORE…

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Travel Friendly Plus Size Clothing: A List

In order to keep you entertained (and, hopefully, not too broke due to excessive shopping) while I’m backpacking through Guatemala, here is a list of Plus Size Retailers that offer Backpacker & Travel Friendly clothing. READ MORE…

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Zip Top Bags : Combine Necessary with Practicality !

Zip top bags (often called “Ziplocs”) are part of our traveler’s life, whatever our size, since September 11.
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Sportive Plus: Open Sesame!

It is after whining to my friend LP about the lack of technical fabric-made apparel in plus sizes that he told me that there was a store on St. Laurent (Montreal’s main street) around Laurier, in the Mile-End, that caters to plus-size women sports apparel needs. READ MORE…

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