Curvy Girl in a Skinny World

So here I am. I know I had disappeared for a long while and the reason is quiet complicated but I will try to explain it since I want to address the elephant in the room – pun intended.

I woke up one day and I hated how I looked then I realized that I was still living with my problems of self-image and weight. Don’t get me wrong, I did not gain weight or lack the motivation to accept who I am. However, all of sudden, I had begun reverting to my old mindset and the issue just crept up on me. I always blog about how all women are beautiful no matter their shape or size; that we have to be confident and be ourselves, that we should never put ourselves down or feel inadequate because we are curvy and plus-sized. Sadly, I sometimes don’t think that about myself and the last few months have been agonizing.

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VOTE: Which dress should I wear?

My cousin’s wedding is in a week and I still cannot decide what to wear for the evening party. It is going to be at this swanky hotel ballroom in the city. I have three new dresses and they are … Continue reading

Wedding Outfits: Dos and Don’ts

My cousin is getting married in 10 days and all I can think about is what the heck am I going to wear. It is an all day event and that means I will need to be spot-on in selecting the outfit that I can wear through out the day and then change into another outfit for the dinner party.

Here are some wedding outfits dos and don’ts, I found while searching for some guidance:

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Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, I am almost 30!

It’s almost my 30th Birthday and I’m sitting here like  O_O  when did this happen?!? As I get closer to the next milestone in this thing called life, I can say that I’m grateful for all of the things that I went through in my 20s and I am hoping it is as my best friend says it is going to be, that everything keeps getting better after you become 30. Well, I will have to wait and see.

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