Tales of the Plus Size Fur Coat

When I were younger, fur coats meant opulence. My grandmother – the diva she is – wore them often. I watched thugs emerge from luxury vehicles with their furs and timberlands every winter. I was only allowed to wear fur when we went to Broadway shows during my holidays (more specifically, Alvin Ailey). I remember flipping through magazines and reading…
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5 Things “Living Single” Taught Me

I don’t know about you, but this weekend all I’ve done is catch up on Living Single streaming on Hulu. I (not so secretly) wanted to be on this show and most definitely imagined their little cocoon in Brooklyn was what I was going to have when I hit 25+ years old. When this show first aired, I was in…
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#Olay28Day Challenge Results + Review

So, 31 has come and gone and here I am trying to make up for lost time with my skin. Behind me are the days of a quick random lotion to the face *insert serums and potions*. When Olay approached me to take the #Olay28Day Challenge I was skeptical to say the least – the only thing I’ve consistently used…
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Setting 2018 Intentions

Dear 2018, Thank you in advance. I won’t lie – 2017 shat in my cornflakes. It was the best of times and the worst of times. I had some career highs and some very personal lows and I made some very tough, stressful decisions. And guess what? I don’t apologize for anything. I regret nothing. Mostly because I believe wholeheartedly…
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Last Minute Gifts for your Best Friend

I’ll admit it – I’m a last minute Christmas shopper. Try as I can on Black Friday, sometimes I just forget to scoop everything up (or, sometimes I feel like I didn’t get enough). So when ModCloth emailed me a couple of weeks ago, I checked out their website and found some really cute stuff I could grab for my…
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