My 40 Day Detox – Before and After

I did it! I made it! I finished my 40 Day Detox and I’m proud of myself! Back in June, I had doubts that I could finish this challenge, but I had more hope that I wanted to change my life and my eating habits. Today, I’m proud to say I lost 27lbs in 40 days!

My confidence is BACK baby! I’m ready to give you amazing style photos and slay for the fall! I have a renewed sense of FAITH in myself. Completing this challenge has inspired me to continue my weight-loss journey. Continue reading “My 40 Day Detox – Before and After”

#NashvilleCurves – 2018 Sneakpeek!

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It’s Nashville Curves season! Yes! My annual plus-size confidence campaign is set to launch on August 25th. This season’s class is just as wonderful as their previous class members (Check out the Classes of 2016 and 2017). As much as the Class of 2018 is beautiful, the ladies are talented and give so much to our wonderful city! We have a two educators, two bloggers, and a wardrobe stylist! Continue reading “#NashvilleCurves – 2018 Sneakpeek!”

My 40 Day Detox – Week Three

We are officially at the halfway point of this 40 Day Detox! Honestly, I didn’t think I’d be sharing so much with you guys. But knowing I’m going to write these posts keeps me accountable. Also, I’ve gained so much SUPPORT from my readers! Y’all are the best. I’m so happy my change is inspiring you to change too! Let’s get healthy together. So, what’s been happening during Week Three? Read more below: Continue reading “My 40 Day Detox – Week Three”

My 40 Day Detox – Week One

I started a 40 Day Detox and I’m here to give you some tips, recipes, and keep it real with how detoxing makes you feel. Make sure to follow me on Instagram to keep up with my daily recipes and musings about being on this detox. It’s not easy, but the outcome is definitely fulfilling. Y’all, I’ve lost 15lbs in one week! Needless to say, I’ll be going the distance – with a couple of safety precautions of course. Scroll down to get the answers to your detox questions.

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Join me at the #InspirationalHappyHour with Curves With Purpose

Hey guys! Join me and Curves With Purpose on Wednesday, June 27th at The Mall in Green Hills for #InspirationalHappyHour! The Curves With Purpose team invited me to come shop and chat on Facebook & Instgram live. I’ll be discussing my favorite things: How I wrote my book, Jack and Ahlia, plus-size style, and confidence!

If you didn’t know, Curves With Purpose, is part online shopping destination with a generous dash of curvy confidence! The team, based in Nashville, is working hard to give shoppers a variety of brands to wear, while hosting pop-up shops, Girls Nights Out, and motivational posts on their social media channels. Their new initiative, the Inspirational Happy Hour, is a spin on shopping and adding a bit of motivation too! Learn about your fave plus-size influencers with this new endeavor!

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MY LIFE: Read my book, ‘Jack & Ahlia’

When I quit my job, in the spring,  I had a lot more time to be creative. So, I was cruising the online streets, I came across a writing challenge, #XD30 created by Blogger and Online Influence, Xavier D’Leau. XD hosts a writing challenge that’s as simple as it is difficult. Basically, you write everyday for 30 days. The simple part was to write WHATEVER … Continue reading MY LIFE: Read my book, ‘Jack & Ahlia’

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MY STYLE: Staying Happy During Hard Times

Hey guys, this post is going to be stylishly personal. As a fashion blogger, or a blogger in general, we are often not allowed to ‘keep it real’. We are required to give you the details on what we are wearing, what we are doing, and what we are presenting. So it’s easy to forget that your favorite blogger has a real life outside of their instagram timeline or blog space. Many times, we are dealing with depression, failures, and family issues. So, how does a blogger, or just a regular person, stay happy through hard times? Continue reading “MY STYLE: Staying Happy During Hard Times”

MY LIFE: 4 steps for hosting a Vision Board Party

The new year is in full swing. I couldn’t let the year get started without completing my vision board. I’ve completed three vision boards in the past. I’ve always been invited to other people’s vision board parties. This year I decided to host my own! Below, I give you some tips and tricks for hosting your own vision board party. Let’s get started! 1. Dollar … Continue reading MY LIFE: 4 steps for hosting a Vision Board Party

#FABJUICING: Celery Celebration!

  I just secured tickets to Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s On The Run Tour! Oh yes, celebrate with me!! Of course I had to reference today’s juice for fabulous couple! This summer I’ll be doing a lot of traveling so it’s imperative that I focus on having a healthy body – and a bit of weight loss doesn’t hurt. My Beyoncé experience takes place on July … Continue reading #FABJUICING: Celery Celebration!