Fashion

Plus Size Clothing Review: Ulla Popken

Since the moment Loft gave up on its Plus Size collection, I have been on the search for another go-to company for work clothes. In my classroom, I want to mix fun and festive clothing with professional and polished looks. I've really struggled to find the perfect brand. I've tried a brand that suits my… Continue reading Plus Size Clothing Review: Ulla Popken

Other Stuff, Teaching

What Did You Do Over Summer Vacation?

You know what they say about the best laid plans of mice and men. Today is my last day of summer vacation. Each summer, I start off with lofty expectations of balancing time spent unplugging my brain for a bit with tackling projects I never have time to do during the busy school year. When… Continue reading What Did You Do Over Summer Vacation?

Other Stuff

101 Happy Little Things

I don't know about you, but there are moments when the monotony and stress of everyday life tend to overwhelm me. I find myself becoming wound so tightly I sometimes forget to breathe. It's in those times that I try to remind myself to slow down... to enjoy a small moment of joy and treat… Continue reading 101 Happy Little Things

Book Reviews

Body Positive Book Reviews: Curvy Girls Club Series

It's summer vacation, and that means I am tackling a TBR Pile (To Be Read) a mile high. You know that I love a good book featuring an empowered, Plus-Sized person in the starring role. While there is still a long way to go till this is common, it's becoming easier all the time to… Continue reading Body Positive Book Reviews: Curvy Girls Club Series

Fashion, Fat Fitness

The Perfect Sports Bra?

Generic, one-size-fits-all approaches to fashion never work out well for any of us. Every single body has unique details and needs. Few of us have the talent to create our own clothes, or the means to pay for a bespoke wardrobe though. Most of us just settle for the best we can get. This is… Continue reading The Perfect Sports Bra?