What I’ve Learned: 2017 In Review

I haven’t done a year in review since the close of 2014. A LOT has changed since then and it’s the only reason I’m going to write one for this year. So where do I begin? Well, I started my year off with a bang when I discovered that I had a goiter growing and…

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AP Review: Curve Girl

One of my biggest challenges this year was gaining an astronomical amount of weight in a seemingly short period of time; and still finding great places to shop. I’m forever seeing styles that I love, but when I click on the ‘size’ option; all too often I don’t seem my size there. Instagram has become…

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Curvy Spotlight: Classy But Cocky Apparel

One of the lessons I’ve learned in life is really simple- never sleep on someone. You never know what someone is made of or who or what they will become. That’s why it was of no surprise to me when a former co-worker of mine appeared in my Instagram feed a few weeks ago with…

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The Evolution of My Makeup Skills

As most of you know if you’ve been following me for awhile; I am not a makeup person. At least not in the sense of knowing what I’m actually doing. I only recently started experimenting this year around July when I knew I was headed to the TCF Style Expo. Definitely wasn’t my best look,…

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Curvy Spotlight: Kloset Threads

One of the dopest takeaways from various events and mixers is the actual connections you make. I’m so pleased I went to Mo McKenzie’s very first ATFB Mixer. If I hadn’t, I would have never met Vanessa; the owner of one of my favorite boutiques to shop for accessories. Meet Vanessa: What is your business…

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I Can’t Have Anymore Children- My Decision for Tubal Ligation

I became a mom at a very young age. I was 17 when I found out I was pregnant, and I proceeded to give birth a few months after my 18th birthday. My labor and delivery was pretty traumatic; resulting in an emergency c-section that left me internally scarred and on the road to a…

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Curvy Spotlight: Fashion On a Dime

Hello lovelies! If you’re anything like me, then I know you appreciate shopping on a budget! After participating in my first closet sale a couple of weeks ago and hosting a closet sale on Curvy Co, I have an newfound appreciation for consignment shopping. That’s why I’m so thrilled that the lovely Ms. Brucee Denise…

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Sweet Fashion: The Sweet Tooth Pop Up Shop

Hey ya”ll hey! I have had so much going on these last few months I gotta be honest in saying it’s been difficult to drag myself to the computer to write let alone going out of the house to any events. I love blogging and I love sharing my thoughts but the way I’ve been…

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When WLS Becomes Necessary – How I Arrived at My Decision

I’m a pretty candid person when it comes to my mental and physical health. So many people on this planet exist in spaces of uncertainty and unhappiness because of the isolating feeling of insecurity. Whenever I share my personal journey, it’s in hopes that those people will some how cross my path and feel a…

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Non traditional Holiday Gifts to Really Impress

Contributed by: Brittany Everyday Thoughts This year make sure the heaping pile of gifts under the tree really impress by implementing some of these non traditional holiday gift ideas. When it comes to Holiday gift giving, the options can seem endless, and yet too often you are left with no ideas for the people on…

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