Category Archives: All about you

This blog is a fun one to write, one where life experiences lend you a helping hand in life. My daughter was born with Down Syndrome, Trisomy 21. This journey thru life with her is one I thank God every day for. Her love, light, and general outlook on life is a ray of sunshine. […]

What makes you happy?. That in itself is a very loaded question. I remember the song, “My Favorite Things” by Julie Andrews. That’s a song that can make anyone smile, after all, who doesn’t like, “Raindrops on roses and silver white winters that melt into springs.”  Your thoughts are so powerful and what is sad is […]

For decades, women have been forced to believe that only one size is beautiful; the skinnier you are, the more beautiful you are. No magazines would ever have a chubby woman on their cover and no runways featured the curvy woman. The reality is; much as designers at the time sold the slim body as […]

I remember that day clearly, the smells, the brisk weather outside, the overwhelming immobilizing feelings of fear, the stares, the looks. I remember the stillness, the way everything seemed to slow down, and I just moved like water flowing throughout the day. This single moment was changing the rest of our lives. Not really grasping quite […]

All girls love to look stylish and fashionable but achieving these looks can be quite hard if you are a curvy and plus sized girl. The key to dressing your plus sized silhouette is to know your most flattering features. This could be your tiny waist, legs or curves. While shopping online for plus-sized outfits, […]

My Mom….where to start. It feels like ripping a scab off of a wound but strap in because here we go. When my mom was younger she had a dangerously high fever that left her with a learning disability; it was never really addressed, they just knew she took a little longer to learn things. […]

PMS, the unexpected, symptoms, pain relief, remedies Periods… First and foremost WHY!? Why must we go through the same vicious cycle every 28ish days? Those average 3-5 days of hell where you feel the need to always stay close to a restroom because there’s a constant murder scene in your underpants. Or when the damn […]

  Picture Perfect Mothers Day for some brings to mind flowers and chocolates and all those warm fuzzy commercials of the picture perfect families with the mom smiling and hugging her kids, and the kids beaming holding up their gifts. Or the commercial where the husband is bringing home the flowers, earrings, or going on […]