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Your Chance to Be In A Fatshion Zine!

Your Chance to Be In A Fatshion Zine!

Do you love photographing yourself in your outfits? Well you could have a chance to be featured in a Fatshion Zine!  Check out all of the details here, and get started submitting your photos! The deadline to submit is March…

Motivational (Music) Monday

Motivational (Music) Monday

Happy Monday, all! Did you watch the Grammys last night? Sam Smith gave a fabulous acceptance speech, and one we could all take something from.  You’ll find your groove and your success just by being true to yourself. Things will…

Super(bowl) Sunday

Super(bowl) Sunday

Are you ready for some football? My favorite team is in the Super Bowl this year, so I’m pretty excited. Who are you cheering for? Are you wearing the jersey of your favorite player, or are you like me and…

Make Way For Tess

Make Way For Tess

As a sassy little girl, I loved posing for photos and daydreaming about being a model. I think many little girls let their minds wander to that place. It didn’t take long for the world to get into my head…

Size Wise: The Fight

Size Wise: The Fight

Keri offered me the opportunity to contribute my thoughts after I made a Facebook post about the fool’s game that is decoding women’s clothing sizes. “This weekend, I wore a dress that was a size 4. Today, my shorts are…

Trendy Tech: Camouflage from Facial Detection

Trendy Tech: Camouflage from Facial Detection

Today’s Trendy Tech feature is all thanks to my fella. He called this to my attention a while ago, but I needed to get my act together and actually share it with you. By now, most of us have had…

Pulitzer Surprise!

Pulitzer Surprise!

Target has a few collaborations with top designers under their belt, and there were rumblings that they were about to announce the next exciting callab (and that it might be Kate Spade). Target just announced who they are teaming up…

Motivational Monday: Positive Presence

Motivational Monday: Positive Presence

I hope that your new year is off to a great start! I know that I am working hard to start 2015 off on a positive note. To be completely honest, I haven’t been in the best place as of…

Motivational Monday

Motivational Monday

Happy Monday! I stumbled upon this story and thought it was so inspirational, and especially fitting for this time of year. A young woman saw a need, designed a product, put in the work, and reached out to other women to…

Pantone’s Color of The Year For 2015

Pantone’s Color of The Year For 2015

Well… it’s here. Frankly, I’m a bit underwhelmed by Pantone’s color of the year for 2015. I don’t hate it- I just don’t love it. I was hoping for something with a bit more pizazz like 2014’s Radiant Orchid, but…