When creating a pin up look for you, think of ways to accentuate your curves. While I love flouncy swing dresses, this particular look allowed me to show off my body in a different light. Also, work with your comfort zone and level of expertise.
When this photo showed up in my feed a few days ago, it made me smile...not because of my expression, but because of seeing how far I have come since then. I like to think of myself as a body positive activist. However, even I have times where I doubt myself and pick myself… Continue reading Why you should not be ashamed to love yourself
CHALLENGE. Challenge is my word for the year. It is a difficult word. After all, did I not just go through a lot of challenges last year. I was still recovering from a TBI relapse. The mister lost his job and was trying to find a different career, which brought some financial challenges. I got… Continue reading My word for the year
The thing is that beauty is a relative term. The things I might find beautiful, others may not. When we let society dictate that only one type is beautiful...whether that be skinny, fat, or somewhere in between, we are telling everyone else that they are not. We are all beautiful. Each one of us is unique. Just because you do not fit into someone's box of what beauty is doesn't make you any less spectacular than you are.
Pin up has allowed many of us to live out fantasies of being someone posh or being a fairy tale character. It allows us to dig deep into our imaginations and lets us be whatever we want to be.
I am currently going through my closet to get rid of things I know I won't wear. If you have things in the back of your closet, I dare you to get them out and wear them! If you cannot bring yourself to do that, consign them or donate them. They are taking up valuable closet real estate for something special!
Last month, I got to have fun with CW Photography in a boudoir shoot. I haven't done many, but I do have another to show off next week! I loved this because I felt comfortable in my skin, and I am learning to relax and just have fun with it. This is the third time… Continue reading March Boudoir Behind the Scenes