Outfit Post – Remixing an Old Favorite

Soooo before I get the the awesome outfit-ness of this post, I want to share a quick piece of news. I have a new boyfriend and he’s magically awesome. I’m sure I’ll be sharing a pic of us at some point because we are so darn cute. But for now, just know this; he’s sweet,…

What Finn Taught Me About Body Image

By now you’ve probably heard that Cory Monteith (Finn on Glee) died on Saturday. He was 31 years old. There are many tragic aspects to this death. He was very young, insanely talented, and open about his struggles with addiction. He shared his story of not only the highs but the lows, and was not…

Outfit Post – Plus Size Stripes

It is a sad state of affairs when a fashion blogger can’t even remember the last time she posted an outfit picture! I’m such a slacker…… I did manage to take not one but TWO outfits pictures this weekend. It’s a Christmas miracle!! Dress – Land’s End (via Gwynnie Bee) | Belt – Eloquii (no…

Personal Shopping Extravaganza!

I was chatting with a new friend last week, and I mentioned how much I love helping other people shop. He asked if I did any personal shopping, and I said I did. Then I realized that was kind of a lie! I have done personal shopping, and I LOVE doing personal shopping, but I…

Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s (No seriously, please scatter my ashes there)

One Tuesday night, I was super excited to joined a group of designers, bloggers, photographers, press, students, and other cool people for an advance screening of the documentary Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s. Here’s a quick synopsis from the PR material. “It’s the most mythic of all American emporiums – and the scene of many…

How Do You Find Your Calm?

A couple of posts ago, I wrote about the state of my mental health. The good news is that things continue to get better every day. There are a few factors to this. I’m taking my medication every day, I’m getting plenty of rest, I cut out soda (seems like a weird thing, but it’s…

New Gwynnie Bee Package – Featuring the Fringe

A quick note about this post: Gwynnie Bee is an awesome site that is basically a lending library for beautiful and fun plus size clothing. You subscribe to the service, pick your plan (1, 2 or 3 items at a time) and fill your virtual closet. Gwynnie Bee sends you new pieces to try out….

Gwynnie Bee Outfit Post – SWAK Dress

Wow, it took me waaaaaay too long to get this post up! Please don’t think it’s because of this dress. This dress is simply awesome. It’s comfortable and flattering and looks like a sherbet rainbow!   Dress- SWAK (c/o Gwynnie Bee) | Cami – Target | Necklace – owl (of course) | Shoes- ¬†Franco Sarto…

Coming Clean About My Obsession

It’s not easy to admit that you are obsessive. I like to think in most areas of my life, I am pretty balanced. However, there is one “small” obsession that seems to have gotten out of hand lately my friends. And that obsession is OWLS. It started with just a couple of necklaces. Then it…

Outfit Post – Gwynnie Bee

The mot exciting thing that happened to me this weekend was the arrival of my Gwynnie Bee package. Yeah, I really need a real hobby…. So this package contained three pieces:   (L-R) Kiyonna Sandy Striped Purple Top, SWAK Seville Empire Dress, and Kiyonna Abby Twist Front Polka Dot Top Obviously, I had to wear…