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…

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…

People Are Like Onions… [Story Time + Recipe]

Hi Cuties! As I was reflecting today over a friend in my life, I’ve come to believe that people are like onions. There are layers upon layers to us, and we build walls strategically to keep certain people in (or out). Kathy from accounting certainly doesn’t know that we like to sleep in the nude,…

I Miss the Days of Snail Mail…

Hi Cuties! Tonight I sit here with my heart open and exposed. I sit here with a clouded mind and so I turn to the very place that brings me comfort and a sense of peace: writing. I bear my thoughts to you with digital pen and paper in the hope that somehow in this…

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…