Christian Siriano for Lane Bryant

Christian Siriano for Lane Bryant

Heavy Dose of Truth

Heavy Dose of Truth

This post is long overdue. I know most posts on the blog are fashion-related, but I’ve also always thought it was important to discuss body image, politics pertaining to our bods, sizism, the vast definition of beauty, and just the…

High-Tops for Days!

High-Tops for Days!

As we all know, trends come and go, and many things go so far out of style that they loop right back around to being cool. Well, we can argue whether or not high-tops were ever really out of style, but that’s…

Autumn Jackets

Autumn Jackets

Whether it’s changes in temperature, or the invasion of pumpkin-spiced everything, you’ve undoubtedly been feeling Fall’s approach. One of my favorite things about Fall (apart from… everything) is how folks seriously up their jacket game. I’ve made plenty of space…

Colorful Activism

Colorful Activism

Happy National Coloring Book Day! No, really, it’s a thing. In honor of this lesser-known holiday, I wanted to share the latest addition to my Amazon wish list with you: Body Love: A Fat Activism Colouring Book by Allison Tunis. Check it out!…

Beat The Heat

Beat The Heat

Chicago is being hit with a heatwave right now with temps feeling like triple digits, and I’m here trying to think of ways to beat the heat (including, but not limited to boozy freeze pops). So how do you power…

Happy 4th of July!

Happy 4th of July!

Happy 4th to all!  I hope you have had a great holiday weekend. New content coming soon, so stay tuned. 

Nails with a Purpose

Nails with a Purpose

HAPPY FRIDAY! As you may know from my Instagram feed, I’m crazy for Jamberry nail wraps and have recently become a consultant. While I post my manicures and such, I don’t wish to use this platform as a way to…

May The 4th Be With You(r Wardrobe)

May The 4th Be With You(r Wardrobe)

May the 4th is every Star Wars super fan’s favorite day (apart from release dates, of course), and Torrid has a few stellar options for just the occasion. Feast your eyes, and awaken the force!      Prices range from…

Motivational Monday

Motivational Monday

Hello all!  HAPPY MONDAY! Just a friendly reminder that “mistakes” are all part of the journey. Everyone makes them, and they mean that at the very least, you tried. Learn and keep on trucking along.