Be Your Own Representation

When I first discovered that there were plus size fashion bloggers; I was really excited. After years of never seeing plus size bodies in ads or commercials (unless it was a cliched less glamorous role); it was refreshing to see larger bodies. After I added fashion to my blog, and mingling with the “plus community”…

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Dear Reader – A Recap of My Thoughts on Current Events

If there’s anything 2020 has reaffirmed for me is that things can change in a blink of an eye. Just a little over a year ago, I was coming out of my full time job in order to better care for my health. My worries and concerns about finances, health care, my mobility, my ability…

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Body Diversity Is Not About Condoning a Lifestyle

If there’s one thing I encounter daily on my social media, it’s the accusation that my existing in a fat body means I condone an unhealthy lifestyle. God forbid I’m not lamenting on how ugly I am, how dissatisfied I am with my looks and oooh how much better my life would be if I…

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Feeling Pretty: Tara Lynn Boutique

Ok ya’ll I am back! And I’m sharing a couple of items from one of my favorite places to shop these days! If you’re no stranger to my blog or social media then you know how much I love Tara Lynn’s Boutique! In fact I’ve written a review (here) and mentioned her in another article…

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Body Prejudice Within The Plus Community

If you’re an adult, I’m going to make the assumption that you have heard the phrase: “A house divided cannot stand.” – Jesus (then requoted by President Lincoln.) No matter what situation you apply that quote to; the meaning rings true. So let me begin by telling you a story. A week or so ago,…

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