5 Reasons You Need to Be at CatConLA

I will say this loud and proud. Yes, I am a bonafide proud cat lady. Ever since I was a little girl, cats have been a part of my life. My first fur baby was named Kitty and he was a beautiful Siamese. Today, I’m a proud cat mom to Kiki (14), Stinker (8), and Snow (1)—all rescues. I know you have a stereotypical image in your head of what cat people look and act like. But, just go ahead and scratch that from your brain right now. Cat parents come in all shapes, sizes, colors, backgrounds, and lifestyles. If you’re…

Swimwear Review Moxi Blu

As I’m writing this, it’s skorching hot here in Los Angeles. It’s the first official day of summer and all I can think about is lounging by the pool…or the beach. Whichever is closer. I chose the pool today and I decided to try out the new Moxi Blu Plus Size Swimwear line. They sent me a few styles to try out. Before I get started, you should know that Moxi Blu is sold on Walmart.com and in select stores. You can see which stores here. As you’ll see below, I was sent two tankini tops, two bikini tops, and…

Pool Party Essentials and Inspiration

You have the perfect swimsuit and those curves of yours are ready for that next pool party. But, you feel like something may be missing. How about some fun accessories? You guys know I’m all about accessorizing. And that goes for the pool too! I decided to hit up one of my favorite websites—Shopbop. As one of their partners I’m constantly browsing around. I pulled a bunch of fun pool party accessories just to inspire you. You can find a lot of these same styles at your favorites retailers. I’ve seen a ton of them recently. Some of my favorite…

5 Pieces of Car Shopping Advice

Sponsored by Kia. There’s just something about shopping for a new car that’s exciting, but also a little terrifying. Believe me, I know. I’m lucky, because I get to do a lot of blogger stuff with car brands, my inner car lover is always very happy about that by the way. Like the Kia Ride and Drive at Six Flags Magic Mountain recently. That was fun. But, being surrounded by new cars always gets me thinking about how shopping for that perfect vehicle might give a few people anxiety. That’s why I wanted to share five pieces of advice to keep in mind…

Zelie For She ‘Dream and Destroy’ Collection

One of my faves, Zelie For She has collaborated with Dream & Destroy to create a brand new collection—Dream and Destroy. “With not many options in plus size fashion for street wear, I wanted to design a collection that isn’t just your basic graphics or sayings. I wanted to bring you a collection that has meaning and purpose behind it! I teamed up with Dream & Destroy (street wear for the conscious mind) and created one of a kind designs for Zelie for She,” said Elann Zelie. This collection is available in sizes Small-3X. I love that she’s offering these…

20 Plus Size Off-the-Shoulder Dresses

See…this is what happens when I go online. I’ve been feeling a little uninspired lately—it happens. Then I scroll across something that catches my attention and of course I have to share it with you. And this time it’s the off-the-shoulder dress. I know. My wallet feels it too. They’re kind of my favorite right now. Yes, you might need a strapless bra. And thanks to the amazing technology and engineering that is needed to hold these bad boys up, there are some great ones out there. But, that’s up to you. If you already own a few off-the-shoulder dresses in…

Giveaway Father’s Day with EO & Ulta Beauty (Closed)

Guys…Father’s Day is June 19th—are you ready? Let’s just all admit, that like the amazing moms in our lives, fathers should be celebrated and honored on the daily too! My dad and I have our own story, but at the end of the day I love this man beyond words. We all might have a different definition of what makes the best father out there, but we can all agree that love is a key ingredient. And because you love them so much, I know you’re probably racking your brain right now on what to get them as a gift. My…

Curvy Girl Travels Let’s Take a Road Trip

I’ve been on so many road trips, I can’t even begin to count how many. In fact, I just returned from a special Mother’s Day weekend road trip with my mom (watch it here or at the end of this post). There are a million reasons I love this way of traveling. But, my favorite one is the freedom of it all. The ability to stop and go on my time table, change directions, and take in my surroundings. I wanted to start off by saying that road trips might not be for everyone.  Instead, I’m going to tell you that there…

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