So a couple of weeks ago my baby turned seven years old, and on her birthday I took her to the swimming pool for the first time. I know, right? Insane. Regular trips to the pool are a family favourite for most, but not for us. For the past seven years I've been too wrapped … Continue reading Closing The Door on Seven Years of Body Shame
I'm heading off on my holliers in a months time, and so I've entered that panic shopping phase. I've got so much still to buy and so little time to do it, never mind the fact that I have even less money to buy it with! So I've decided to write up a few short … Continue reading Holiday Essentials – The Playsuit
Anyone who's been following me for a few months will by now have learned that body shame and self hate were, up until a year ago, the two most dominating factors in my life, and that I've worked damn hard to turn that around. But now I've been thrown back into uncertainty where my body … Continue reading What Happens When Body Positivity Meets Weight loss?
Hello lovelies! Yesterday on Insta Stories I promised to write up a little something on my day of filming for a new TV show called Salon Confidential, which airs on RTE in October. Basically the show is a fly on the wall take on the chats we all have with our hairdressers. We sit down … Continue reading Salon Confidential: My First TV Gig
As I move further and further into the second quarter of my life (que eyeroll at my insistence on aging myself uneccesarily), I find I'm becoming more and more houseproud. These days I'm lusting after tablecothes and rugs, dreaming of kitchen appliances and lamps, and most recently I'm fixating on a desire to have a … Continue reading I Keep Killing Plants, But It’s Ok!
Following bopo accounts on Instagram is crucial to developing self love and body positivity. Why? Well considering the fact that these days most of us spend more time on our phones than off them, it's no wonder that the messages we receive through our social media have an immeasurable impact on how we think and … Continue reading My Five Favourite Self Love Accounts
It's been almost a month since I last posted on my Facebook page. Why? Well it's simple really; I pushed myself too far. I wanted to create a Facebook page that I could dedicate to plus size style, body positivity, and general girl powerality. I wanted it to stand alone, separate from my Instagram and … Continue reading I Went on a Facebook Fast, And Loved It!