PRE-FALL OUTFITS (PLUS SIZE)

PRE-FALL OUTFITS (PLUS SIZE)

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PRE-FALL OUTFITS (PLUS SIZE)
I know it’s only the beginning of August and I am already talking about Fall. Well, ladies blogging will do that to you. Always thinking ahead of time. Beleive it or not, people are already searching and shopping for Fall pieces. I might have even seen a few plus size Fall outfits around. Dont’ tell me you […]
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I don’t always like my body and that’s okay.

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I don’t always like my body and that’s okay.
When you have built a career from writing about body positivity and the importance of loving the body you have, you feel like a fraud when you can’t take the advice you so often dish out. For a while now, I have been struggling with my body image, but haven’t had the strength to really talk […]
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Joe Fresh Plus Size Line Review

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Joe Fresh Plus Size Line Review
When I heard the news that Canadian clothing retailer, Joe Fresh was launching a plus size line or I should say extending their line for its fall collection, I was excited, to say the least. I have squeezed myself in many of their pieces in the past so the news that some of the new merchandises will go up to […]
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Travel Guide to Marrakech

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Travel Guide to Marrakech
 WHERE TO STAY  When I travel I tend to try and stay in affordable accommodation, and luckily for me (and perhaps eventually for you ), Marrakech is full of that. After some investigation and instagram planning I found two really incredible Riads to stay in during our 4 days in the city. Riads are beautiful […]
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5 things that made me happy in March

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5 things that made me happy in March
1. GOING PART TIME Can you believe I finally went part time at work?! After years of juggling my blog and my job I decided to take the leap into the freelance world, and as of March the 1st I finally became a part time freelancer. Two days might not seem a lot but it does […]
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4 Places to Buy Plus Size Swimwear

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4 Places to Buy Plus Size Swimwear
Finding swimwear as a plus size woman, used to be a huge effort, styles were boring, samey and frumpy. Right now there are more options than ever meaning you can actually choose a style that you love rather that what you are lumped with.  I feel like I have said this so much on here […]
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My First Three Months of Freelancing

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My First Three Months of Freelancing
 After months of, deliberating and overthinking I finally made the decision to go part time in my job to focus more on my blogging career. This blog started from my sofa, and what began as a fun hobby to share my journey to body confidence become so much more than that, it has actually become […]
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La Redoute Plus – Why You Need to Check It Out

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La Redoute Plus – Why You Need to Check It Out
Most weeks I get a new email from a reader asking me to recommend places to find good, quality plus size clothing, and every time I send a list off with the same few brands, most of which ends with a reply of  ‘Oh I already know them’. The pool of choice has always been […]
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Jamie Oliver’s Cheesy Sweet Potato Muffins

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Jamie Oliver’s Cheesy Sweet Potato Muffins
One of my favorite things to do at home is cooking, it’s something I find incredibly therapeutic and enjoyable, so for most birthdays and Christmas Dan gets me a new cookery book to stick my teeth into. Whilst Nigella is my unltimate fav cooking babe, closely followed is good ol’ Jamie Oliver. I really enjoy […]
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Maybe I’m Not A ‘Girl Boss’

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Maybe I’m Not A ‘Girl Boss’
  There are times when working in this industry that I feel like a complete and utter failure, like I don’t have the looks, the style, the designer bags or the fancy marble counters that every other successful blogger has. There are days when I scroll through Bloglovin and wish that I could even get […]
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SHOPPING SPOTLIGHT: VANITY FAIR SPORT BRA

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SHOPPING SPOTLIGHT: VANITY FAIR SPORT BRA
You know the saying, “when you look good, you feel good?” I think a similar idea applies to working out! I’m not a big fan of the gym–the sweating, baggy clothes, and feeling wholly unkempt are usually a pretty good deterrent for me, to be honest. That being said, I know it’s something I *should* […]
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What to Wear To A Winery

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What to Wear To A Winery
A beautiful cloudy day at the most beautiful location ever! I just came back from a press trip from Grey County Ontario. I never knew such a beautiful place existed just a couple of hours north of Toronto. It was a fun filled weekend and we stopped at numerous places around Grey County including Coffin […]
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Jamie Oliver's Cheesy Sweet Potato Muffins

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Jamie Oliver's Cheesy Sweet Potato Muffins
var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push([‘_setAccount’, ‘UA-38675337-1’]); _gaq.push([‘_trackPageview’]); (function() { var ga = document.createElement(‘script’); ga.type = ‘text/javascript’; ga.async = true; ga.src = (‘https:’ == document.location.protocol ? ‘https://ssl’ : ‘http://www’) + ‘.google-analytics.com/ga.js’; var s = document.getElementsByTagName(‘script’)[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })(); One of my favorite things to do at home is cooking, it’s something I find incredibly […]
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Cute Plus size Summer outfit

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Cute Plus size Summer outfit
Happy Friday loves! Today I am sharing with you one of my favorite recent purchases. I bought this cute gingham top a few weeks ago from all places  Zara. Shocked ! Last I checked Zara virtually had nothing that fits this body of mine. I go there most times to check out the accessories and the kids’ […]
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{STYLE} Florals for Summer with SimplyBe

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{STYLE} Florals for Summer with SimplyBe
It’s been just over a week since I visited England for the wedding of one of my dearest friends, Briony. London has long been what I consider my third home (after Los Angeles and New York, of course), because of my familial connections to the city and the many friends I’ve made there. The streets […]
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BEAT THE HEAT

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BEAT THE HEAT
Who else is super excited for the long weekend coming up?! I know I ammmmm!I thought it would be really fun to share what I’ll be wearing to survive the heat wave while still looking cute this July 4th weekend! My beat-the-heat essentials always include shorts and a tank top, but I love throwing on […]
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REAL TALK: PERIOD EMERGENCY KITS

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REAL TALK: PERIOD EMERGENCY KITS
The period emergency kits that I’ve seen have always been geared toward teens and tweens, but believe me, shark week can hit anyone who isn’t prepared! I thought it would be fun to assemble a chic, simple and compact period emergency kit for the modern woman on the go–check out all my essentials below! First […]
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HAUTE FOX

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HAUTE FOX
It’s officially hotter than heck in So Cal, and I’m dressing appropriately!I’m clearly still in my “shoulder out” phase, so I’m totally in love with this maxi top from Haute Fox! It’s is a women’s contemporary and plus size brand which, at the moment, just does wholesale but is available at retailers like Forever 21, […]
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