When Someone Close To You Says Something Hurtful

For the first time ever someone very close to me, someone I care deeply about, said something that hurt me. They didn't even realize it because it was

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Fun and Quirky Things About Me

I decided it would be fun to write this post after reading a post a friend of mine did sharing weird and wacky things about herself. Here we go,

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An Open Letter to a Hurting Woman

I wish I had a magic wand and super powers. I would take all the hurt and pain away from friends who are hurting and going through difficult

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Why a Mild Heart Attack Made Me Rethink Body Positivity

Body positivity and a heart attack… not exactly two phrases you would think go hand in hand. In my case, they do. And it's because of the heart

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I Survived The Near Death Experience (also known as a stress test)

The Words I Didn't Expect to Hear! December 19th 2019, after an EKG, it brought the news of “you've had a mild heart attack.” Talk about a sobering

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Body Image Issues And Negative Self Talk Tried To Ruin Vacation…

I'm in my 40's and have finally accepted (and even learned to love) my body just as it is. In fact, I'm more in love with my body

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Isn’t It Time To Stretch Yourself?

For as long as I can remember, I've always been a bit on the competitive side. Heck as a kid/middle schooler there were times when I was told

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What Comes After Loving Yourself?

I'm a sucker for TEDx Talks, especially awesome ones. A friend shared this one, that Yesika Salgado did, with me quite awhile ago and I totally forgot to

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Body Positive Photo Shoot on Daytona Beach

Participating in a body positive photo shoot is such a phenomenal experience. It's not too often you can find a group of women that are  feeling positive, love,

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Auditioning for a New Plus Size Model TV Show!

One of the things I love about my move here to the PNW (Pacific Northwest) is all the opportunities there are for plus size peeps. Back in small town Northern

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