Fashion Blogger Fridays: Aarti from Curves Become Her

Plus size blogger spotlight- aarti from Curves Become Her

Hope you've been enjoying the bloggers we've featured so far!  Missed them?  Check out Sarah from Curvily, Alison from Wardrobe Oxygen, and MizLiz from BBW Generation. Today, our series on petite plus bloggers continues with Aarti from Curves Become Her.  Aarti promotes body confidence and … [Read more...]

PLUS SIZE ART: La Belle Rafaela by Tamara de Lempicka and More

PLUS SIZE ART: La Belle Rafaela by Tamara de Lempicka and More

A few weeks back, on Facebook a reader shared a picture that I was completely enamored by and today I wanted to share this and a few others with you. As plus size art seems to be something that we all seem to resonate with, sharing more visual pieces of our form captured in paint, sculpture, or … [Read more...]

Blackish and Beyond the Lights WOW-The Screenings at #EssenceFest

Blackish and Beyond the Lights-The Screenings at #EssenceFest

While I had the pleasure of being a part of the press junkets at Essence Music Festival, I had the pleasure of screening a few shows and movies coming soon to a screen near us! All the way in the back of the convention center, there was this theater that welcomed attendees to catch an exclusive … [Read more...]

First Look at Bélya X Vanoue Collection

First Look at Bélya X Vanoue Plus Size Blogger Collection

I have a sweet spot for my Gaelle. The French plus size blogger at The Curvy and Curly Closet has been doing her thing over the past few years with plus size fashion over there, most recently with her Booty Therapy US Tour fundraiser! BUT, today I have to share with you the latest and coolest … [Read more...]

FASHION BLOGGER SPOTLIGHT: MizLiz from BBW Generation

Plus size fashion blogger spotlight- MizLiz from BBW Generation

Did you miss our feature on Alison from Wardrobe Oxygen last week?  If you did, be sure to check it out.  She is an amazing blogger not to be missed! This week, we are excited to feature MizLiz from BBW Generation!  Miz Liz promotes positive energy through her vibrant posts.  She offers up a … [Read more...]

#ESSENCEFEST My Ford Dinner and Ford Ride and Drive Experience

Ford Ride and Drive

I must start off with how Ford swooped me up in style. The new Ford EXPLORER? SEXY. A completely new type of car. NOT the EXPLORER I remember. YES. BUT, I digress… Earlier this week, I shared with you that I had the pleasure of heading out to the Essence Festival. Well, today, I wanted to share with … [Read more...]

Art Spotlight: Making a Statement with Carol Rossetti

Art Spotlight: Making a Statement with Carol Rossetti

Last week when I shared our last plus size art feature, I was asking you how it made you feel. Hearing your thoughts and feelings about this made me smile from the inside even more. So, when I stumbled across this series from Brazilian graphic designer, Carol Rosetti, which started on Facebook, I … [Read more...]

#ESSENCEFEST Recap: My Overall Essence Music Festival Thoughts and Experiences

2014 #ESSENCEFEST Recap

I sat in this space trying to figure out the BEST way to present and lay out my first time ever experiencing the amazing Essence Music Festival, attending as part of the press junket, and attending what was one of my goal events for me and the blog. I had really wanted to attend, cover, and … [Read more...]

My Summer Must Haves to Keep My Cool as I Travel

summer must haves for travel

Today, it was a dry 94 degrees. In the desert 94 degrees and will stay above 80 until after 8pm. So, trying to stay cute and keep my cool, I have realized that I have my most tried and true go tos to keep my life right and cool- especially as I have been all over the place this summer! I mean… We … [Read more...]