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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Love your body…

We can all appreciate designers, blogs, websites or magazines dedicated to empowering women to love their bodies now and be confident in who they are. I recently read on the Plus Model Magazine‘s October issue about a plus size retailer Sonsi.com that was conducting their own survey focusing on the plus size woman and her level of confidence and body image view.

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