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Roller Derby: The Body Positive Sport?

Roller Derby: The Body Positive Sport?

I had an absolutely amazing experience last night. I’ve always wanted to attend a roller derby bout, but it just hadn’t happened… until last night. While watching the Windy City Rollers from the bleachers with my Mom, I got wildly…

Eco Fashion Feature- Rothy’s

Eco Fashion Feature- Rothy’s

It’s not always easy to strike a balance between your love and respect for the environment and your desire to stay on top of trends or express yourself through your personal fashion sense. As today is Earth Day, I thought…

Dress For Your Size: A Rant & Personal Pep Talk

Dress For Your Size: A Rant & Personal Pep Talk

Lately (and more than ever), I’ve been getting bombarded with seemingly targeted ads for articles on how to dress for my size. Stop. No, seriously, please, for the love of all things decent, stop. If you’re looking to “learn how…

Beauty & The Beast

Beauty & The Beast

With Beauty & The Beast opening in theatre one week from today, it’s no wonder that a plethora of products are being released in the likeness of Belle, The Beast, and the whole gang from the castle. So feast your…

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

To the amazing women in my life and making waves around the world, Happy International Woman’s Day. Your love, beauty, bravery, strength, and fierceness are appreciated more than you’ll know. And this isn’t just for the women making headlines. This…

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

Hello all,  I just wanted to take a quick moment to wish everyone a very Happy Thanksgiving. I wish you all a day filled with friends, family, gratitude and love. This year, more than ever, I am thankful for the…

Get Cozy With Sweater Dresses

Get Cozy With Sweater Dresses

Nights are getting chilly, the air is crisp, and the sweet smell of Autumn is in the air. It’s time to get cozy, but that doesn’t mean you need to sacrifice style. Enter: the sweater dress. Cozy, cute, classic, and warm-…

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…

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.