How I Live on Purpose

How I live on Purpose

I'm sharing how I live on purpose in support of my friend Dr. Danielle Dowling and her new book The Soul Sessions, a 5-week guide to crafting greater joy and making big things happen. Get a wee, free sample here ! When I was asked to participate, I knew that I wanted to do so. Over the past few … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday to ME

Happy Birthday Marie Denee

I have to be honest. Writing today’s post was a bit emotional for me. I had to walk away from, think on, and reflect quite a few times. I never thought a birthday would make me like this, but if you haven’t seen me as chatty on Twitter, or if you haven’t really heard from me- I hope this explains it … [Read more...]

New Video: Plus Size Women are NOT One Size Fits All

Plus Size Women are NOT One Size Fits All

Happy Monday! Hay girl, Hayyyy! How are YOUUUU Doing? Today, we are back with a new video, new conversations, and newness to share! So I am getting the swing of this, playing around with and going all over the place with these videos, taking inspiration from YOU, the reader who has been … [Read more...]

15 Questions About the Fashion and Plus Size Fashion Industry

15 Questions About the Fashion and Plus Size Fashion Industry

One day, I was daydreaming, and I was coming up with all of these questions that had me frustrated, irritated, concerned, amused, delighted, and perplexed. I had questions: Questions About the Fashion and Plus Size Fashion Industry regarding things that, from my experience, could totally be … [Read more...]

Monday Musings: How Has Blogging Changed Your Life?

How Has Blogging Changed Your Life

This question right here… While perusing Twitter, I stumbled across a blog post that has resonated with me on various levels. I checked out Craig McBreen’s Post, How Has Blogging Changed Your Life and it sparked more questions and thoughts than I initially was ready for, so I let this marinate. … [Read more...]

An Open Letter: Dear Tim Gunn, Let’s Make It Work

Open Letter Tim Gunn

Dear Tim Gunn, Recently, I read your post in the Huffington Post about how ridiculous it is that fashion “seems to end when you get any larger than a size 12.” I could not agree more and is most of the reason why I blog. However, I wanted to fashion this open letter to you for a few … [Read more...]

Changes, Changes, and More Changes…

The Curvy Fashionista Plus Size Blog

Okay, so I do not know if you have noticed, the site has gotten QUITE a few makeovers and changes. FINALLY. I know that the site has been going through the motions and it has been driving me crazy! I did hire a developer, but that has gone bad… FIRED HIM. Left to tap into my network, I … [Read more...]

Reading Comments on Facebook Has Me Thinking…

Reading Comments On Facebook Leaves me Thinking

So here is the thing... I love what steps we are making in plus size fashion. There are more options for varying personal styles, budgets, aesthetics, and lifestyles. Change IS HAPPENING- WHEE! What does this mean? While perusing through the comments last week and for the past few weeks, there … [Read more...]