Curve Girl Review: Shirt Dress

If there’s one thing I love about fashion, it’s how fabulous something so simple can be. That’s why the minute I saw the formal shirt dress on Curve Girl’s I just knew I had to have it. I have a love for simplistic and classy looks with a little bit of umph tied in. I…

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TCF Style Expo 2018: I’m a Speaker

Well I guess there’s no secret in what this blog post is about! And let me tell y’all how absolutely excited I am. A year ago when I first attended TCF Style Expo, I never would’ve imagined that one day I’d have a platform at this event to speak passionately about something I care about.…

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Life After Thirties: Facing My Insecurities

I remember my twenties like it was yesterday [queues melodramatic music]. Ok, so maybe my twenties wasn’t that long ago; but with all that’s happened in the last few years, my body certainly feels like it.   In my twenties I felt like I had an unlimited reserve of energy and youthfulness, even with having…

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Redefining My Style w/ Curve Girl

I remember there was a time when I truly believed that being fat meant I couldn’t be beautiful or stylish. Every narrative ever spun to me as a child growing up overweight was: “Don’t you want to lose weight so you can be prettier?” And for a long time beauty and weight were synonymous to…

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Is Finding Love While Fat A Thing?

As I typed the title of this blog article, I felt myself cringe. It’s 2018 and it’s amazing that this can even be a topic. But after several of the same type of conversations with different people over the course of just the last 30 days alone; I knew it was something I was going…

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The Loft Goes Plus- Recap

About a week or so ago, one of my blogger baes Crystal of Society of Harlow shot me an invitation to The Loft Pop Up Shop. Now initially, I had no clue who The Loft was [shrugs]. I don’t tend to keep up with brands who don’t include my size. However, this whole shindig was…

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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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Fat Bodies & Health – How I’m Changing the Dialogue

If you currently exist on this planet in a fat body, the one thing you are certainly familiar with is health talk. 9 times out of 10 you have probably been told you needed to lose weight because it is unhealthy. Every doctor you’ve seen has probably attributed any symptom you’ve experienced to your weight.…

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Curvy Spotlight: Richee Luxe

Whenever I’m perusing Instagram, I’m usually doing so on a prayer and with my fingers crossed that I don’t stumble upon anything I don’t want to see. As it so happens, sometimes I do just that and get fortunate enough to come across things that intrigue me. That’s exactly what happened when I stumbled upon…

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Mini Haul: Liv & Kiss Skirts

So if you were on the blog this weekend; then you know I posted a Curvy Spotlight featuring a plus size fashion line called Liv & Kiss. As I mentioned at the end of that article, I had some pieces I was going to review. Welp, here I am! Ms. Whitney (the owner) told me…

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