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Fashion Friday | Sneakers Sneakers Sneakers

They are comfortable, warm and uber stylish. Whatever your inclination, there is a sneaker out there for you.   Its Fashion Friday again and today we are looking at sneakers, sneakers, sneakers. Whether you are a size 3 or a size 15, we all want to look fresh in the latest footwear. Sneakers have recently […]

Life, Love, Melancholy and Acceptance

  Growing up, you have this idea of what your love life will turn out like. You have pre-determined that you will only have a few relationships, then settle down at 25. Life has a funny way of catapulting melancholy into your plans. The way you treat people in relationships is usually a result of […]

The Dark Side of Weight Loss

I’m fat and unattractive. I’m grotesque and hideous. These are the messages I told myself day in and day out. The words filled my mind and manifested in the sad reality that was my life.   Being fat has always been a problem for me. Although I might not have been fat all my life, […]

The Big Mouth

Sushi Monday at The Big Mouth

The Big Mouth, is a contemporary and urban restaurant. It is situated in Sandton City overlooking the iconic Nelson Mandela Square. Boasting a wide array of items on their menu, it is sure to please. We hoped. We decided to visit The Big Mouth in the evening. Thinking that because its a Monday and it […]

Is The Gym A Safe Place For Plus Size Individuals

If you have had any battle with your weight, you have most likely found yourself in a gym or two. Over the years one tries desperately to find a home in a gym. Generally, in the attempts to lose some weight or simply to just get fitter or stronger. But walking in to a gym […]

Lost Some Weight | Am I Still Body Positive?

Losing Weight | Does this make me less body positive? Being body positive is all the buzz in this day and age. More people are beginning to embrace their bodies. Accepting what they look like with no reservations. With the rise in the visibility of plus size individual, “fat shamers” creep out of the woodwork […]

Multiple Sexual Partners – Yay or Nay?

To Cheat or Not to Cheat? That Is the Question In this day and age, it seems that a monogamous relationship is hard to come by. One then, has to ask oneself, if monogamy is a reasonable expectation. I must say, this topic is a great conversation starter at braai’s or the regular hangout with […]