Navigating Travel Arrangements w/a Disability

I have always had anxiety issues since I was a little kid. Most people would never know when meeting me; but I have social anxiety to this day! Through therapeutic methods over the years both talking and medication; I’ve pretty much learned how to deal with my anxiety. At least I did, until my disability…

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Curvy Spotlight: Apples Peaches Pears Boutique

I am always a fan of women being in business for themselves; that’s why I chose to create the Curvy Spotlight section of my blog so that I could highlight them. I am particularly fond of women who strive to create an inclusive environment for larger bodies; which is why it brings me so much…

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#Youtube: Maybelline Dream Velvet Foundation

Once again I’m back reviewing my latest drugstore brand foundation purchase! I was intrigued by the Maybelline Dream Velvet Foundation because of it’s LOFTY claims of being a hydrating AND matte formula. Checkout my full review to see how it held up!     Website: http://apyoungblog.com http://apyoungbeauty.com Socials: Instagram & Twitter: @apyblog Facebook: AP Young…

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Review: Big Fig Mattress

If you are anything like me, quality sleep means a LOT to you. I’ve always been a lover of sleep; but as my health took a turn for the not so great, sleep has become that much more valuable to me. That’s why it was sucking SO bad when my mattress betrayed me and stopped…

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Fall Fashion: How to Stock your Closet without Emptying your Wallet

Every time a new season rolls around, I always get flustered with my clothing options. Things go out of style, pieces fit differently than they did in prior years, and sometimes, you just need a closet refresh. But, when you do need to stock your closet, you do not have to empty your wallet. You…

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Event Recap: TCF Style Expo 2019

Here it is an entire week later after TCF Style Expo 2019 and I am ready to give you all the juicy details about the weekend that was! If you’re new here and not familiar with what TCF Style Expo is, that’s perfectly ok because I’ve done you the service of placing a link right…

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#YouTube: AP vs. The Bodycon Dress

Follow my blog with Bloglovin If you have followed me long enough then you know my hangups about my belly! Welp, I finally challenged myself to something I never thought I would. A bodycon dress! Checkout my YouTube video and see my reaction and try on!          

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#HealthChronicles: Listening to Your Body’s Cues

Have you ever felt a discomfort in your body like something just wasn’t quite right but you ignored it? You thought to yourself that it “wasn’t that serious” or perhaps you felt the doctor might treat your concerns trivially. If you’re reading this, I’m sure at one time or another you’ve felt that way. I…

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The Curvy Fashionista Style Expo Has Arrived

Hey girl hey! If you’ve been reading my blog awhile now then you know what time of the year it is! That’s right, the season for TCF Style Expo has arrived! What is TCF Style Expo? TCF Style Expo is The Curvy Fashionista Style Expo created by The Curvy Fashionista Editor and Chief herself Marie…

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