Tag: plus size

Self-love + the off the shoulder style trend

Self-love + the off the shoulder style trend

Every woman has their favorite body part, that flash of skin they aren’t shy about showing. When you have long-standing body issues, this can be a love/hate situation. As women, we have so much emotion tied to our body and…

My Red Carpet Look with JCPenney

My Red Carpet Look with JCPenney

I flew out to Miami to experience Hispanicize and the 2017 TECLA Awards. What was waiting for me? A glamorous afternoon of being styled for the Tecla’s, complete with hair and makeup did at JCPenney. For this mama who spends most of her days in front of a computer wearing joggers, slides and a bun, this was way out of my comfort zone.

Fat girl musings: Girl, where is your waist?

Fat girl musings: Girl, where is your waist?

We were having dinner with friends the other night when my girlfriend eyed the cute romper I was wearing and said this to me,” You don’t have a big stomach. Your waist is small. You’re so lucky! I always get…

The best shaper I’ve ever owned

The truth of the matter is, my thighs and backside haven’t gotten into a dress without first pulling on some sort of shaper since 1995. I’m just like Dolly Parton’s character in Steel Magnolias when she says, “Well, these thighs…