Santa Cruz, CA


When LOFT reached out to let me know about their extended sizes, I jumped at the chance to work with them. As a longtime LOFT customer, I wasn’t always able to find things that worked for me (but man oh…

San Diego, CA


The 90’s revival has been interesting to watch, as someone who was there the first time around. The resurgence of overalls, Tommy Hilfiger, fanny packs (updated with the name: ‘belt bag’) and flatform shoes have (for the most part) left…

Classically California

From the time I was a child, I knew I belonged in California. Maybe it was the shows (Saved by The Bell, California Dreams) or the music (basically every 80’s song is about being a California Girl, isn’t it?! Thanks,…

Back in Black

If you remember last week’s post about being fearful of wearing a white plus size bodycon dress, you’ll remember that I talked a lot about my security blanket. Well, this is it. I wanted to bring it up to remind you that while I believe that it’s SO important to challenge ourselves a bit every single day (outfit-wise AND in life) I believe it’s also equally important to wear things that feel like home.


I woke up this morning with a smile on my face – this weekend is Generation Beauty in LA! I wish I could put together a grown up post about how fabulous this dress is, but in truth, I’m just so excited to wear it to tonight’s cocktail party.