Fashion Recap 2018 – 12 Fav Looks

While the close of the year always becomes a time of reflection about what I’ve done, where I’ve been and how I can do better, I tend to think these things throughout the year anyway so it’s not as deep as some might expect it to be. So this year, I decided to keep things…

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Blogger Chronicles: 5 Essential Tips to Blogging

Happy Weekend ya’ll! I’m so grateful to have made it through another work week unscathed. These days I find myself being ultra thankful for the little things. Dealing with the physical issues I am has me putting a whole new spin on life. But that’s not what I’m here for today folks! If you’ve read…

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I’m Allowed To Love This Body

The title might seem misleading, so let me clarify by saying I’m talking to myself. Why would I do that? Because sometimes I need reminders. I spent a good portion of my life being taught my body type was not worthy of love. That in order to love it I must pummel it, sculpt it…

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All Bloggers Are Not Created Equal

If you’ve made it past the title and you’re still reading- congratulations you’re a real one! By now I’m sure you’re wondering why this is even a topic to begin with. Well, my explanation should clear that up real soon. Social Media. Yep, that two-word phrase that can drive a sane person straight into anxiety…

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Plus Size Blogging: Why I’m Necessary

This weekend I had the amazing opportunity to attend The Curvy Fashionista’s Style Expo! It was an AH-MAZING weekend full of plus size women who came to slay not only in style but in confidence. I got to network with the cream of the crop of the plus size community and it was more than I…

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Sunday Swag: 1950’s Retro

If there’s anything I’m thankful to my dad for; it’s definitely my love of old black and white movies! As a kid, I used to snuggle up and watch AMC (way before the days of Walking Dead) with my dad almost daily. Joan Crawford and Bette Davis are two of my favorite actresses. You know…

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Breaking All the Rules

It was a hot summer day as it usually is in Atlanta during the summer months! I had a lunch date with my mama and sister at Tin Lizzie’s and a gathering to attend afterward with family and friends. Though I wanted to be cute I also wanted to be [say it with me now]…

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Finding My Way in the Plus Size Blogger Arena

When I first started blogging in the days of yore i.e MySpace, I remember just needing an outlet to say the things that were on my mind. I didn’t even know at the time that what I was doing was actually considered “blogging”. At that time in my life I felt like I had little…

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Things Looking Up

That’s right! The awful wait is over and ya girl is fabulously cancer free! I don’t think I can ever adequately describe the fear that enveloped my mind at the thought of having cancer of any sort. I briefly discussed it here. I tried my best to take the “wait and see” approach and to…

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