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Living In Spite of My Flaws
body positive / depression / exhaustion / hashimoto's thyroiditis / hypothyroidism / life / self esteem / thyroid / weight loss

Living In Spite of My Flaws

This morning the weather was dank and rainy; as a result my body was hurting so bad I found myself in tears before I could make it to my desk. I took some Turmeric pills and some ibuprofen and settled in. Within an hour or so, I felt functional enough to stop feeling like I … Continue reading

From Saturday to Monday – 3 Simple Looks
Fashion / fat mom's closet / fresh fridays / Plus Size / Plus Size Fashion / Shopping / Style

From Saturday to Monday – 3 Simple Looks

Ok so, I had a pretty eventful weekend and I thought I looked pretty cute even though I didn’t take official pics or anything. Since I shared them on Instagram I figured why not share them here. This is my blog after all right? On Saturday I had the pleasure of attending a dear friend’s … Continue reading

6 Ways I’m Preparing for The Curvy Fashionista Style Expo
body positive / clothes / Clothing / Fashion / Plus Size / Plus Size Fashion / Style

6 Ways I’m Preparing for The Curvy Fashionista Style Expo

Ok so I mentioned that this year I would be attending my first Curvy Fashionista Style Expo as  press and that I’m super excited for this opportunity! I am definitely looking forward to opportunities to network and to build my brand. This blog is my baby that I’ve been nurturing for quite some time and … Continue reading

Things Looking Up
body positive / clothes / Clothing / depression / Family life / Fashion / hashimoto's thyroiditis / Health / Marriage / Mental health / Motherhood / parenthood / Plus Size / Plus Size Fashion / Relationships / working mom / Working Woman

Things Looking Up

The sigh of relief that came and the tears of joy that followed! Thanking Jehovah that cancer is off the table! Now to move forward with getting my #hashimotosdisease treated properly. The anxiety over my results has been lifted!!! πŸ™ŒπŸ˜˜πŸ€—πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰ A post shared by Mrs. AP Young (@apyblog) on Jun 6, 2017 at 7:43am PDT … Continue reading

Third Times the Charm: Why I’m Mommying Better This Time Around
Children / Family life / Marriage / Mom Life / Motherhood / parenthood / parenting / working mom

Third Times the Charm: Why I’m Mommying Better This Time Around

3 years ago I had 2 children and was pregnant with my third; abruptly my pregnancy came to an end and was devastating for my many reasons. With time, I resumed my normal life and came to the conclusion that I was just fine raising my daughter and my son. Fast forward to 14 months … Continue reading