The Good Side to Social Media…..

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Hey there you crazy bunch!  Hope you are all well… Today I want to bring some positives to the table about Social Media.  I hear so many bad things, trolls (I’ve been subjected to those directly myself), hacking, identity theft to name a few, but something lovely happened to me yesterday and it was all because of Social Media, and in particular Instagram. Having been out with the girls at the weekend, getting a bit camera happy with the selfies,[Read more]

16 in 16 – Reflection not Resolution

Sorry I have been a bit slack getting fingers back to keyboard this new year….. I didn’t get back into the swing of things until the 5th, and made the most of the time with the familam, and it took me a good week to then finally feel normal again, if you know what I mean. I’m not one for new years resolutions and all that, been there, done that, doesn’t work! Not to say that there are things I[Read more]

Review Post | New Kids on the Block – PlushBirds *

Hey Peeps! I always get a little warm feeling inside when I find a new brand who stock plus size clothing, as well you know, and it was no different when I stubbled across PlushBirds stocking sizes 16-32!!!!  I checked out their Facebook page immediately and very much liked what I saw. Because I want these smaller businesses who support the Fatty Brigade to do well, I am all up for  trying to help them promote their business to ensure they get[Read more]

Gotta Love Debenhams!

So I was sat eating my lunch (very nice cheesy chips I  might add), doing my daily news catch up on Yahoo! and there it was…. A high street store finally accepting not everyone is a size Zero!  Now I will patiently await the very first size 24 mannequin! http://uk.lifestyle.yahoo.com/video/debenhams-introduces-plus-size-mannequins-162438020.html?vp=1 I am also aware that I have been exceptionally slack in my posts of late.  Every day life is just too damn hectic, but I do try and regularly post[Read more]