Today, I had the opportunity to speak with one of the kindest, most genuine souls I have encountered so far during my time on this beautiful planet. Mary Kate Smith, also known as @marykatesteele on Instagram, is a picture perfect idol with a southern soul and a smile for days. With being a dedicated mother, … Continue reading A Picture Perfect Idol
There are so many amazing outfits out there for plus size women to wear to festivals and rave but, sometimes, they can be hard to find. Below, you will find some of my favorite festival outfit ideas that I have fallen IN LOVE with! Brushstroke Marissa Wrap Top, $59 at Premme Available in sizes XL-6X … Continue reading 35 Festival Outfits For Plus Size Women!
Pantone, a color matching institute, has been doing their "Color of the Year" for quite a few years now, giving us some insight into what is coming our way in fashion. While the title "Color of the Year" makes it sound like that color is the most popular this year, the most trendy, ect, it … Continue reading Pantone Color Of The Year 2019: What To Expect
Many people, especially college age students like myself, struggle to find ways to make money for themselves in the short amount of time they have. Being a new blogger who is a part time worker and a student, I often find it hard to make an extra couple of bucks, if I needed it, using … Continue reading The Hustle Is Real Part 1 (TONS OF PROMOTIONS AND DISCOUNTS INCLUDED)
Family is everything. Unfortunately, I didn't learn that lesson until it was too late. In 2017, I lost one of my idols. I'm not talking about an artist I will miss, such as Tom Petty, or a fashion icon that I adored, such as Karl Lagerfeld. The idol I lost was my father, a worldly … Continue reading For The Man I Idolize
Recently, my brother and his beautiful bride got married! It was easily one of the most beautiful weddings I had ever seen photographed and I had the greatest honor of being one of eight bridesmaids within it! Being a plus sized woman, I often find it hard to dress for formal events because of the … Continue reading Dream Weddings & What To Wear To Them As A Bridesmaid
If you guys like what you see, either on my review or on Haute Swimwear's page, and want to buy something, make sure to use my promo code to get 15% off of your purchase! The code is CIARA15 and you can use it on as many purchases as you like! OKAY.... Let the review … Continue reading Haute Swimwear Review
A big shoutout to @lostinsidebookss, the winner of my giveaway with @readbyroe, who will be receiving one copy of The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck and one copy of You Are A Badass! Jordan and I put together a large spread sheet of each of your likes, comments, and follows, giving each individual … Continue reading Our Giveaway Winner Has Been Selected!
Hey guys! Happy St.Patricks Day!🍀 It must be your lucky day because, today, @readbyroe and I are partnering up to bring you guys a super amazing giveaway! A huge part of developing your unique fashion sense/style is confidence and self awareness. I am a true believe in the fact that, in order for anyone to … Continue reading It’s Giveaway Time!
As I’m sure you guys have seen, the light wash denim trend is back and in full swing. This spring, switch it up a little by brightening up your wardrobe. Toss out your dark colored pants and trade them in for this newer, light wash trend! One of the pros of light wash denim is … Continue reading Light Wash Is Back!