Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.- Carol Burnett The new year arrived faster than I anticipated, and I am completely unprepared now. I haven't thought of my resolutions, my checkbook is still disorganized, and my work life is not tidied. That's what happens when life is happening around… Continue reading 2019: Here I Come!
The summer before her junior year, paleontology geek Natalie Page lands a coveted internship at an Ice Age dig site near Austin, Texas. Natalie, who’s also a plus-size fashion blogger, depends on the retro style and persona she developed to shield herself from her former bullies, but vintage dresses and designer heels aren’t compatible with digging for fossils.
Does being a woman automatically make me a mother? I'm already a mother to a 2-year-old Maine Coon cat. Isn't that enough? Later on, I started thinking about what might happen if my boyfriend and I do get our act together and settle down. I don't know that I have the wife gene either. What if settling isn't actually what I want? What if that's just the lie I have been telling myself because it's expected of me?
This week I decided to re-launch my fitness initiatives. I am really making an effort to get healthier and find the less chubby girl inside of me. I'm not on a mission to become stick-thin. However, I would at least like to be able to buy smaller jeans by Christmas. My pants size has slowly… Continue reading Fitness Adventures: Week 1
This past week has been especially tricky. It started off with the job interview of a lifetime and devolved into panic attacks and a major depressive episode. Some of you may or may not know from past posts that I suffer from depression and social anxiety. Well, this week, I started to research some of… Continue reading Who can relate?