3 Ways Plus Size People Can Stay Cool This Summer

I need to make this point clear: I am NOT a heat person. I live in Boston and while winter is nearly 6 months long, I’m in my glory. Summer here is lovely too – but it can get humid and gross. And we don’t have A/C like the rest of the country does as […]

The Truth About Your Inner Troll

If you had to guess, how many times a day do you listen to that little voice inside tell you, “Eh . . . you shouldn’t do that”? If you have a voice like that . . . welcome to being a human! You’re not weird, broken, freaky, or messed up. Everyone has a little inner critic that loves […]

Breathe and Say “Yes, this.”

Has this happened to you? You feel anxious, exhausted, tired, mad, weepy, over-working and under-resting. Like you’re paddling upstream but staying in the same spot.  This year has been filled with personal and professional milestones that I am proud of, but honestly, am surprised after all this I can’t seem to shake the monkey of […]

You Are Allowed To Enjoy Your Body, Too

A turning point in my body love came when I dared to believe that I was capable of enjoying life more in a large body. For years, I poured my energy into weight-loss with one goal in mind: to be a better version of myself. Only then, would the world open up to me. Misguided, […]

Video: How to be Your Own Valentine

Self-love is a life long practice. Let’s face it…romantic love often steals the spotlight. How we go about loving ourselves independently of others loving us can be challenging. In my LIVE chat, I dive into the world of self-love beyond the romantic ideas. I get real honest about my personal struggles with the “L word” […]