I have flat feet. I mean, REALLY flat feet. Think of a pancake... then drive over it a couple of times. That’s me. I’ve always been envious of people whose footprints look cute as they walk around the side of the pool. Mine look more like Godzilla in flippers. Sigh. Finding shoes has always been… Continue reading The Search For The Perfect Sandals
Two years ago today, Forty Fat and Fabulous was launched! What once felt like an absurd idea... a thing my friends kept encouraging me to do, but I was quite terrified to begin... has become a passionate source of pride. I mean, may never have national recognition or followers in the thousands, but this little… Continue reading Here’s to Two Years!
Where have all of Loft's Plus Size clothes gone? For the last four years, Loft has been my go-to store for affordable, stylish, age-appropriate work clothing. I had the privilege of being part of their in-store Plus Size launch. Since then, I have spent plenty of dollars in the store and encouraged MANY people to… Continue reading Another One Bites The Dust
I honestly thought that by the time I was in my 40's I would have understood my place in the world. I figured I would be part of a close-knit network of friends that I'd known forever. I would have a job I felt secure and confident about. I would be confident in who I… Continue reading Where Do I Belong?
Sandwiched between layers of fiction, I love reading books that challenge my thinking about the world. I learn so much from the experiences of others and seeing the world through someone else's eyes. I love being able to gain empathy and insight into worlds that are quite different than my own. However, I also love… Continue reading Body Positive Book Review: What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Fat