It’s that time of year again, the Summer season is almost upon us. And while that makes most of us super excited - long days at the beach, fun vacations, outdoor activities - to some people the start of Summer brings the always dreaded swimsuit shopping trip. Swimsuit shopping can cause much anxiety to a lot of women. Stepping into that harshly lit dressing room and trying on suit after suit takes a lot of courage, and being our own worst critic doesn’t help the situation. Yet we still try on … [Read more...] about Kiss Swimsuit Anxiety Goodbye: A Swimsuit Guide for Every Body Type
Trying to think of the perfect Mother's Day gift can be a bit overwhelming because what do you give to the woman who gave you life?! Although it's hard to top that, HydroChic has some great gift ideas that your mom will love: … [Read more...] about Mother Knows Best, so Why Not Give Her the Best?!
Thanksgiving is just around the corner! We’ve collected some of our favorite Thanksgiving recipes so you don’t have to worry about what you’re cooking right before the holiday. It's Thanksgiving cooking made easy. We hope you enjoy them just as much as we do! Herb-Roasted Turkey: Ingredients: 1 (18 lb Turkey) whole turkey, neck and giblets removed 2 Cups Kosher Salt ½ Cup Butter/Margarine melted 2 large onions, peeled and chopped 4 carrots, peeled and chopped 4 … [Read more...] about Delicious Thanksgiving Recipes
I would dare to say that there is a quiet social revolution taking place on the internet across the US and CA and world over, one in which women are saying that they are tired of unrealistic expectations about their bodies. They are protesting being constantly bombarded with over-sexualized messages to bare all. Recently, modest fashion bloggers have played a huge role in bringing modest fashion to the fore. In many ways this is true: social media nowadays allows for all types of voices to be … [Read more...] about Modest and Plus Size Fashion Bloggers Transforming the Social Media Game
After weeks of preparation, the day of the photo shoot had finally arrived. When my alarm rang that morning, the sun hadn't even risen yet and it took all my will power not to turn over and go back to sleep. I knew it was an important day so I pushed myself to get ready as quickly as possible. The feelings of both excitement and dread occupied my mind as I showered and got dressed. Why you ask? Well as much as photo shoots can be glamorous with the gorgeous models, stylish clothes, and fun … [Read more...] about HydroChic Photoshoot: An Inside Look