The Latest Around The Plus Size Princess

Big Girls & Short Hair: My SisterLocks Install at Sabine’s Hallway (Natural Hair Salon NYC)

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Is there a myth somewhere that big girls shouldn’t have short hair? I’ve been thinking about getting SisterLocks for a long time and last week, I finally took the plunge and began my journey. While, I’m super happy with how they turned out, I was surprised that having “short hair” made me feel more vulnerable about…


How I Treat My Acne, Oily Skin & Skin Discoloration

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“Is this like a Noxema Commercial, or WHAT?!” (please tell me you got that reference lol) Anyway, I went to the dermatologist last week for a consultation on laser hair removal (more on that later!) and she complimented me on having acne free skin… this is the first time I’ve had that happen, like ever. One…


The Perfect Plus Size Peplum Dress

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The dress giveaway with SimplyBe has been extended to Sunday. For my facebook peeps, click this link and share it to be entered!Thanks Ms. Lydia Hudgens for the photo snaps! Dress Here | Sunglasses Here | Cowboy Boots Here | Bag (on sale) Here I carry my weight in my tummy, so I’m picky about my plus size…


I Am Unapologetically Human… A Note to Linda Kelsey (The “Fattist” DailyMail Writer)

I Am Unapologetically Human... A Note to Linda Kelsey

The average newborn is 7.5 pounds… I came into the world at 10 pounds, so you might say I’ve been a Plus Size Princess since the beginning. I was eight when I began feeling bigger than the other girls. I was 12 when my pediatrician wrinkled her nose and bluntly told my mother that I was fat. I’ve…


No, My Boyfriend Isn’t “Settling” For A Plus-Size Girl

No, My Boyfriend Isn't Settling For A Plus-Size Girl

So, my boyfriend is skinny and I’m definitely not. But, one of the hardest things about being in a “mixed weight” relationship is other people and their opinions (and projections). While I don’t often hear comments about my weight when I’m alone, I do get a very strong message about my weight in the context…


CeCe Olisa on The Wendy Williams Show! #MyHealthy

I never thought my shift from “getting skinny” to “getting healthy” would land me on the Wendy Williams Show, but that’s exactly what happened when I teamed up with Eisai on the My Healthy™ movement! In case you missed it, here is the segment: I worked with Julie Morgenstern, a professional organizer, to “liberate my closet” of clothes that no…