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Soccer Fan Frenzy! Easy Fútbol-Inspired Nails

Newsflash! I’m not a nail art pro. Come on…like you really thought I was. Oh well, that won’t stop me from showing off my soccer spirit with a little bit of nail polish. And since the world has fútbol fever right now, you’ll definitely fit in. As you’ll see below, you don’t have to be a pro to show off your country’s colors. It’s actually pretty easy. Read more

Curvy Girl Travels: Santa Barbara

Can I just close my eyes and go back to Santa Barbara please? No offense guys, but I can see myself living the life in this beautiful city without a phone in my hand or a laptop in sight. Sadly, I was there for blogger duties only and didn’t get to enjoy it as I would have wanted to, but I did get to visit a few places courtesy of Lincoln Motor Company. And I did get to snap a few photos. Read more

Let’s Get ‘Urban Decay Naked’ this Summer

Summer is almost officially here! Seriously, can this year stop flying by? It may be moving at a pace faster than we like, but at least bright and sunny days are here. I know you guys love that! I also know you guys love your Urban Decay Naked collection and they have what you want to perfect your summer beauty routine. Read more

10 Favorites: Big & Tall

When it comes to shopping for big and tall clothing for the hubby, it can be a challenge. I know I’m not alone in this and I’ve said it before. Everyone knows how hard it is to find stylish clothing for men—that’s not too trendy. Especially, in the stores. That’s why I went online and found 10 favorites that would be perfect for late spring and summer.  Read more

Why Choosing the Right Bra is Important

This is a sponsored post in collaboration with JMS. Any opinions expressed in this post are true and my own.

I’ve said it once and I’ll say it again. My personal style has and always will be about comfort. That’s just who I am. I know there are people out there who suffer in silence (or not) to wear today’s hottest fashion trends. Not me! I’m all about being comfortable, while still wearing what I love—even right down to the bra. Yes, choosing the right bra is important and a must-have in my book. Read more

5 Fun Ways to Relieve Stress

I had a revelation the other day and it was on a roller coaster. Man, screaming my lungs out at maximum capacity sure makes me feel a lot better afterwards. Especially, when it’s doing something fun. Like scaring the crap out of myself on a speeding theme park ride. And let’s be real. We all have stress in our lives. If you don’t, you’re either extremely lucky or you’re lying to yourself. Whatever the case, here are five fun ways to relieve stress (without hurting anyone). Read more

Father’s Day Gift Ideas: Dollar Shave Club

Let’s be honest. You’re going to run across countless posts on “Father’s Day Gift Ideas.” They will either be products you’ll love or hate. I’m hoping the Dollar Shave Club is one you’ll love, because this is pretty cool. Especially, for the dad’s out there that have to shave pretty much every day. Read more

It’s Time to Reveal Your Best Self


I’m not perfect. Sometimes I have confidence issues at the most random moments. I frequently question myself. And I have body parts that I like to hide. I guess you can say I’m perfectly imperfect and I’m OK with that. I’m here to share with you what some might call “faults.” I’ve embraced them. That’s why I’m taking Nair’s pledge to “Reveal Your Best Self.” Will you? Read more

For Him: Lubriderm Father’s Day Giveaway (closed)

I’m going to try really hard to not cry while writing this post. I love my papa. I care about him more than I think he knows. He might joke around about me being his “other mother” whenever we go (or when I force him to go) to his doctor’s appointments. I can’t help it, I love the guy. No, we didn’t have the perfect relationship as I was growing up, but he worked his hands to the bone to provide for us. This Father’s Day, let’s celebrate the dad’s in our lives and show them they are appreciated. How about we start with a Lubriderm giveaway? Read more

5 Simple Accessories to Refresh a Summer Outfit


There are million-and-one reasons to repeat an outfit. I’m guilty of wearing my favorites over and over. Whether I love the style or fit, there’s just something about those favorites that call my name the minute I reach into my closet. As we head into summer, I know you might want to change your favorites up a bit. That’s why I came up with five simple accessories to refresh any summer outfit. Read more