I Want To Hear From You


I’m back! Some of you know that I took time off from writing to help my husband through a very difficult time. However, I think it’s time to jump back into the thick of things. The itch to write is becoming too great to ignore. I’ve got some ideas floating around on what to talkContinue reading “I Want To Hear From You”

Plus Size Actors & The Characters They Portray


Raise your hand if you’ve ever seen a movie, watched a TV show or read a book that had a “fat” character in it who was used solely for comic relief. Now, raise your hand if you’ve seen a movie or watched a TV show where a plus size actor played a character and theirContinue reading “Plus Size Actors & The Characters They Portray”

8 Plus Size & Body Positive Projects To Sink Your Teeth Into


Reading about body positivity and joining online groups that support loving yourself for who you are today is great but sometimes you want more. Instead of reading about a great event, product or movement you can help fund them and be in the know from the very beginning. Listed below are just a few projects thatContinue reading “8 Plus Size & Body Positive Projects To Sink Your Teeth Into”

10 Body Positive Audio Books to Drown Out Your Inner Critic


Listed below are 10 plus size, body confidence, and self compasion audio books that I currently have on my to-be-read list. If you’d like a little help in learning to love yourself check them out with me. If you’ve already had the pleasure of reading/listening to these let me know what you thought of it.Continue reading “10 Body Positive Audio Books to Drown Out Your Inner Critic”

Plus Size Women in Art


The plus size female body is a hot topic lately. There is a heated debate on whether it’s something to be accepted, shunned, or even revered. There is also discussions on whether you can be fat and healthy, fat and successful or dare I say it, fat and happy. Though the level of discussion on the topicContinue reading “Plus Size Women in Art”

How To Write The Perfect Curve Loving Hero


The perfect curve loving hero is not a unicorn. He actually exists, to a certain degree, in real life. (I say to a certain degree because no one is truly perfect.) If this is true why is it so hard to write one? Because writing is just plain hard. Well, it is. It’s not easy,Continue reading “How To Write The Perfect Curve Loving Hero”

On Being Plus Size in The Workplace


It’s hard surviving the modern day workplace. It’s even harder when your fat. If you’re a plus size professional you face the following each day: ♦ From the moment you get up your day starts off on the wrong foot. Why? Because it’s incredibly hard to find well made plus size clothing. It’s either cheaplyContinue reading “On Being Plus Size in The Workplace”

Being A Plus Sized Valentine!


Valentines Day  It represents so much to so many. It’s a time of: loathing and dread anxiety stress anticipation the perfect moment to profess your undying love a time to let your erotic side loose a time to decorate in hearts and flowers and wear your favorite colors a reason to dress up sexy (likeContinue reading “Being A Plus Sized Valentine!”

Embracing Body Positivity in 2015


I don’t know about you but I love nothing more then to see a movie, hear a song, read a book or look through a collection of photos that not only lift up the curvy woman but all women in general. A woman’s body is a beautiful thing and yet it gets such hatred andContinue reading “Embracing Body Positivity in 2015”

How Race and Ethnic Heritage Influence Body Acceptance


Is it easier to be fat depending on what race you are? I’ve wondered about this most of my life. I have friends of pretty much all races and ethnic backgrounds and I noticed from a very young age how certain ethnic backgrounds had less stigma over being fat. Sure, there is always the “youContinue reading “How Race and Ethnic Heritage Influence Body Acceptance”