Fashion Meet Fitness

Why do athletic clothing designers think that the only 2 colors plus sized women wear are black or grey? YAWN!!!
Just because I’m thick doesn’t mean I’m boring. I am always on the lookout for colorful, durable workout wear and since I’ve increased my activity, I’ve also had to increase my fitness wardrobe.

So off to the mall I went…

As you can see, I’m not afraid of color.

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Recipe of the Month – Cheesy Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese

I recently switched to a vegetarian diet and I feel great. However, just because I gave up steak and bacon does not mean I gave up comfort food. Mac and cheese will always be a personal fave. This recipe offers both vegetables and comfort.

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Shameless Self Promotion-New Items in My Etsy Shop

Painting is a new hobby for me, but DIY crafts and jewelry making have always been a passion of mine. Last year, I started selling pieces on Etsy. For me, this is just a great way to share my work with others and continue to have a creative outlet.

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Oil Pulling Explained

What in the Hades is oil pulling? I asked this very question a few months back. I stumbled across a post online (don’t ask me where, I have no recollection) and it sparked my curiosity. Now I can’t imagine NOT pulling every day. I won’t call it life changing but it has had a very positive impact on my daily life.

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Fashion Finds for the Week

This week while on staycation, I did a bit of spring cleaning. I went through every drawer, basket and closet rack to weed out the wardrobe. Then I went shopping. I made out like a bandit, y’all!

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Beauty Product Review – BeautyCounter Lemongrass Sugar Body Scrub

Recently I discovered a new beauty company, BeautyCounter and got to try their incredible products. I think I’m in love.

 

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(Photo credit: BeautyCounter Facebook)

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Recipe of the Month – Mixed Berry Almond Milk Quick Bread (or Muffins)

Since stormaggedon started 2 days ago, I’ve been cooking and baking like crazy. This morning I woke up really wanting to make berry muffins. Of course, I changed my mind mid bake…

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