The Chubby Girl’s Bucket List

Hi Cuties! I was recently looking into horseback riding. I used to ride when I was a little girl. I did a few competitions, won some ribbons, and felt like I was part of a family legacy of horse riders. Then 25 years passed and I never got back in the saddle. “Is there a…

Stay and Reconnect. [Story Time]

Hi Cuties! In the last post I mentioned that I’ve been staying on a farm. With poor internet connection here, I’ve had to get creative to keep myself entertained. For a while I poured through books and movies. But my soul yearned to get outside. I began helping the older couple out on their farm….

Here’s to Imperfect Families…

Hi Cuties! This morning I’m sitting here filled with an emotion in the pit of my stomach. It is one that I wish that I didn’t have to feel. One that can be all-consuming and overwhelming: anger. Whenever I’m angry I turn inwards and become very quiet. I breathe deeply and let the anger wash…

We’re All a Vessel

Hi Cuties! I was looking at my reflection the other night. I frowned at what I saw. Not because I was self-loathing, but rather because I began to view my body as a vessel that had been neglected for some time now. Every morning, like you, I wake up, shower, and brush my teeth. I…

The “Perfect” Gift [Story Time + Recipe]

Hi Cuties! When someone tells me that they’ve gotten me a gift, generally I feel a wave of anxiousness. Have you ever received a gift, only to be internally disappointed by the item itself? Yes, I know it’s the thought that counts. But did I really want the knockoff bath set that is coated in…

Why Are People Such D**** in Stores? [Story Time + Recipe]

Hi Cuties! Have you ever had a moment where you just wanted to toss your hands up and declare that you just don’t give an eff? I think I’ve hit that point with my curves, now that I’m in my mid-30’s. Yesterday I found myself doing a bit of retail therapy, traipsing around stores until…