Beauty Buzz: VS Fantasies & Dinner with an Angel

Where are all my Victoria’s Secret Beauty fans? Are you in love with Secret Garden too? The smells are intoxicating… aren’t they?

Did you know your favorite fragrances of Secret Garden have been reinvented. It’s now VS Fantasies and they’ve even added five new scents.

I was lucky enough to be invited to an intimate dinner at the Chateau Marmont Hotel in Hollywood with Victoria’s Secret Angel Candace Swanepoel. Now, I didn’t know how intimate this dinner was going to be and I had never been to the legendary hotel. I had …

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Top 5 List: Plus Size Fashion Pet Peeves

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Can I have a moment for a curvy/fat/chubby/plus sized fashion rant? These are my top 5 pet peeves when it comes to clothing made for women of my size.

  1. Please for the love of chubby thighs, can you figure out a way to make the inside of  your pants/trousers more durable. Hello? I have thighs that rub together and that causes friction, which causes wear on the inside of the thigh. 
  2. Cap sleeves on blouses are NOT my friend. Is it just me or does it look like my sleeves are shrinking? Either make it …

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What’s missing?

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I’m always so curious as to finding out exactly what fashionistas like when it comes to accessorizing. I’m a true believer that just one accessory can liven up any outfit. Especially if it’a nude or tan dress, like the T-Bags mini-dress below, and the accessory is a much needed pop of color. But, that’s just me. I want to know what you think…(read below)

I’ve chosen 6 random accessories below.
If you could ONLY choose ONE, which item would you pair …

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Vote me in for City Chic’s next Blogger Lookbook!

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City Chic, the Australian plus size fashion retailer, is hosting a contest to choose what bloggers will go into their next lookbook.

If you didn’t know, I was one of many other amazing bloggers featured in their first one. Very Very exciting, because I really do love their clothes. So, it was an honor to be included.

I’m here to ask (plead) for your votes…I’d love to be in the next one. So, can I count on you, the curvy loves of my life? If not, I would really encourage you …

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‘SUPER’ Skin Care Giveaway with Dr. Perricone

Is your skin care product “SUPER?” It’s not? Your poor skin!Β What do you think would happen if you fed that hungry skin with some of the world’s most powerful superfoods?

Maybe you should take a look at the SUPER by Dr. Nicholas Perricone line. Its products contain green apple fruit, watercress, ginger, and coconut. What makes it “SUPER?” Well, coconut for example provides medium chain triglycerides and tocotrienols to help nourish and protect your skin. All while reducing redness and relieving dryness. Sounds so soothing and scientific. LOL. …

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Softcup Retreat @ Bliss Spa

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Last week, my girlie Marie Denee of The Curvy Fashionista invited me to a pre-Espy’s Softcup retreat at Bliss Spa located in the W Hotel in Hollywood.

There were lots of celebs and athletes hanging around getting their choice of spa treatments. Just to name a few actress Gabrielle Union, sisters Vanessa and Angela Simmons, ESPN’s Erin Andrews, and hottie actor Jesse Williams.

As I was getting my manicure, I happened to be sitting next to the beautiful actres Gabrielle Union. We were all having a discussion about …

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