Sit Down and Be Quiet!

Society:  You’re too big, please make yourself as plain and muted as possible to atone. Me:  Puts on hot pink dress and struts even harder. Shhhhhh!  You are supposed to be seen and not heard.  Time and time again there is usually someone trying to shush women, especially big women, and damn it… don’t be…

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Lane Bryant and My New Friend Allie

I’ve got a new friend and Allie’s got long legs just like me! I’ve been over 6 ft tall since I was 14 years old and since then I can remember clothing from LaneBryant hanging in my closet.  Being both a tall and curvy doesn’t make shopping easy.  I am thankful for the growth in…

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You Deserve to Shine!

“You Deserve to Shine”!  -Ashley Poirier What do you do when you finally find what you were looking for AND it comes in your size? You shout about it! This is me shouting!  I really appreciate that more retailers are extending their clothing lines to be size inclusive.  In-store and online shopping continues to get better…

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Curvy Couture: Summer Time, Summer Time!

With the summer months upon us, I am sure we are likely to show a little more skin. No… a lot more skin to be exact. Ladies if you’re heavily blessed up top a good strapless bra is hard to find. I love strapless dresses and jumpsuits in the summer, but can rarely find a strapless…

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Power Suit

“Power is the ability to do good things for others”- Brooke Astor There is a thought floating around that power comes from what we gain. Wealth, position, admiration, respect, or influence. I am a firm believer in power comes from what we give.  Love, encouragement, or support.  Don’t get me wrong,  wealth, position, and influence…

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Fat is Not a Bad Word

  Fat Girl Reviews I am so excited to partner with Fat Girl Reviews (FGR)! I will be sharing my story living outside society’s size norms. At 6’2” and a size 20/22  it ain’t always easy being green. Clothes, shoes, jewelry, countertops, showers, dining tables, trains, planes and automobiles, most things weren’t made for those of…

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Negative Energy Exit to the Left!

I read  that red represents energy, action, desire, and passion.  Right now I am all about positive energy… feeling it and giving it.  As far any negative energy that dares to enter my space,  regardless of who’s bringing the funk, you can break wide left and exit swiftly with any negative vibes. I love this red … Continue reading Negative Energy Exit to the Left!

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