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Evans Rebrand – Plus Size Try On

Evans has always been my go-to for wide shoes and leggings, that’s all. I call Evans the original grease store, it’s the first plus size store I can remember and somewhere I’ve always shopped, but not because it was the hippest place or the best. options. Quite simply because it has always been there and is reliable for the basics. This isn’t the place where I would tell people to go for a fancy outfit or even keep checking out, but now Evans has been bought by City Chic, things have changed dramatically. The new Evans rebrand is really very… Read More »Evans Rebrand – Plus Size Try On

AD – 9 Amazing Gifts For Christmas 2021 From Wicked Uncle

It may not even be fall yet, but there are only four paydays between now and Christmas, so starting your Christmas shopping now is the best way to make sure everyone gets exactly what he wants this Christmas. Whether you have children of your own or are the preferred extended family member, if you have children in your life to buy, it can be difficult to know where to start when shopping for gifts. Here is 9 amazing gifts of Wicked Uncle for Christmas 2021 to give you some starting ideas. Stupid Deaths: The Frightfully Funny Board Game I am… Read More »AD – 9 Amazing Gifts For Christmas 2021 From Wicked Uncle

AD – My-Picture Personalised Photo Gifts

What better gift than a gift with your own pictures on it? I tried new things at My-Image.co.uk and I am amazed by the quality! I already knew the quality was good from the the last time I worked with My-Picture and I accidentally got lion sized portraits of my cats. At least it made everyone laugh! This time, I was reasonable and opted for a selection of practical tote bags, their new poster prints and a personalized cover. I also had a discount code: SAVE 25 WITH GEORGINA for 25% off, see terms and conditions below. Tote bags These… Read More »AD – My-Picture Personalised Photo Gifts

AD How Being Disabled Affects Daily Life

I love to use my platform to educate people about disabilities, chronic pain, and illnesses. I have talked a lot about disability on my blog and on my social networks, offering support for people with disabilities and suggestions and advice for things like finding a wheelchair or taking a PIP assessment. Today I want to speak directly to able-bodied people and give you insight into everyday life when you have a disability. I will be talking about my own experiences as a person with chronic pain from nerve damage and CFS / ME. It should be borne in mind that… Read More »AD How Being Disabled Affects Daily Life

Beauticurve – 30 Days of Reels #1 of 30

I can’t believe I decided to start over but… I can. I will be making a daily link here on the blog for easy access. You can always refer here if you need links to something or just want some styling ideas. Since it’s the first day of fall, I wanted to style a white dress that you would typically wear in the summer in 3 different ways for fall. Who Said You Can’t Wear White After Labor Day? White dress / Denim jacket / Checked shirt / Boots White dress / Earrings / Duster / Ankle boots White dress… Read More »Beauticurve – 30 Days of Reels #1 of 30

Virgil van Dijk and Liverpool defence were ‘bullied’ by Ivan Toney, with Brentford striker spotted in Jurgen Klopp exchange, as Reds accused of ‘being carried’ by Mohamed Salah

Liverpool key man Virgil van Dijk and the rest of the Reds’ defense were “intimidated” by Brentford forward Ivan Toney during their six-goal thriller, talkSPORT said. And fans are suggesting they could see him again at Anfield soon, after spotting a post-match exchange between the forward and Jurgen Klopp after the 3-3 draw. Getty Ivan Toney proved a constant nuisance for Liverpool in the Reds’ six-goal thriller with Brentford Getty Toney looked amazing in the air during the draw The Bees forward was in top form in the incredible draw, winning nine aerial duels against the Liverpool defense and netting… Read More »Virgil van Dijk and Liverpool defence were ‘bullied’ by Ivan Toney, with Brentford striker spotted in Jurgen Klopp exchange, as Reds accused of ‘being carried’ by Mohamed Salah

Ronaldo keen on Man Utd coaching role after hanging up his boots

Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly keen on taking on a managerial role at Manchester United once he finally takes him out of his glittering playing career. The Red Devils pulled off one of the shock moves of the summer by bringing the Portugal international back to Old Trafford, 12 years after initially leaving the club to join Real Madrid on a £ 80million deal. sterling. The 36-year-old looked set to join rivals Manchester City towards the end of the window, before the situation changed in just a few hours, as ex-players, current stars, as well as Sir Alex. Ferguson convinced the… Read More »Ronaldo keen on Man Utd coaching role after hanging up his boots

Team news, match stats and how to watch North London derby as Aaron Ramsdale starts and Granit Xhaka back after red card while Lucas returns for Spurs

Arsenal will host Tottenham for the first North London derby of the Premier League season this afternoon. Spurs got off to a good start from the start while Mikel Arteta’s Gunners had the opposite by losing their first three. getty Mikel Arteta will face his biggest test against Tottenham today with his job still hanging by a thread However, Tottenham have lost their last two games and Arsenal are looking to build on their first two wins of the season to move up the ranks. Mikel Arteta’s job is still up for grabs ahead of the international break and he… Read More »Team news, match stats and how to watch North London derby as Aaron Ramsdale starts and Granit Xhaka back after red card while Lucas returns for Spurs

Team news, match stats and how to watch North London derby as Aaron Ramsdale starts and Granit Xhaka back after red card while Lucas returns for Spurs

Arsenal will host Tottenham for the first North London derby of the Premier League season this afternoon. Spurs got off to a good start from the start while Mikel Arteta’s Gunners had the opposite by losing their first three. getty Mikel Arteta will face his biggest test against Tottenham today with his job still hanging by a thread However, Tottenham have lost their last two games and Arsenal are looking to build on their first two wins of the season to move up the ranks. Mikel Arteta’s job is still up for grabs ahead of the international break and he… Read More »Team news, match stats and how to watch North London derby as Aaron Ramsdale starts and Granit Xhaka back after red card while Lucas returns for Spurs

Man Utd optimistic of Bruno Fernandes contract renewal but still waiting over Pogba

Manchester United remain optimistic about an ongoing contract extension with Bruno Fernandes, although they are still awaiting a decision from Paul Pogba. The pair are arguably two of United’s most important players at the moment and have started the season in the right way, with Pogba recording seven assists in just six Premier League games, while teammate Fernandes has already scored. four league goals so far, including an opening. treble of the day against Leeds United. The Portuguese star missed a penalty in stoppage time against Aston Villa on Saturday, but it was a rare disappointing moment for a player… Read More »Man Utd optimistic of Bruno Fernandes contract renewal but still waiting over Pogba

Raul Jimenez scores first competitive goal for Wolves since fracturing his skull, as Mexican striker’s sensational solo goal earns 1-0 win over Southampton at St Mary’s

Raul Jimenez scored his first competitive goal for Wolves since fracturing his skills, as his superb solo strike earned him a 1-0 victory at Southampton. After a long kick from goalkeeper Jose Sa, the Mexican striker mustered his marker before showing great composure to overthrow the Southampton defense before passing the ball past Alex McCarthy. Getty It was a wonderful moment for Jimenez who had lived so much In November 2020, the Wolves forward was unfortunately replaced against Arsenal with a head injury, and after the diagnosis he was confirmed to be suffering from a fractured skull. Fortunately, he was… Read More »Raul Jimenez scores first competitive goal for Wolves since fracturing his skull, as Mexican striker’s sensational solo goal earns 1-0 win over Southampton at St Mary’s

Jurgen Klopp admits Liverpool struggles as Brentford’s 3-3 draw at the Community Stadium is described as ‘better than opening day win over Arsenal’

Despite three goals conceded, Jurgen Klopp said it was “not that difficult” to analyze Liverpool’s problems in the face of the Brentford aerial threat. In a sensational game at Brentford Community Stadium, Klopp’s side trailed, took the lead twice but were eventually caught late and had to settle for a point in a 3-3 draw against the Bees. Getty The two managers hugged after a sensational game at Brentford Community Stadium It was arguably the game of the season, with both teams creating plenty of scoring opportunities even more than the score suggested. There were clearances on the goal line,… Read More »Jurgen Klopp admits Liverpool struggles as Brentford’s 3-3 draw at the Community Stadium is described as ‘better than opening day win over Arsenal’

‘S*** yourself now?’ – Eddie Hearn clashes with rowdy fan while consoling Anthony Joshua following Oleksandr Usyk defeat

Eddie Hearn put a boisterous fan in his place as he consoled Anthony Joshua after his loss to Oleksandr Usyk on Saturday night. The Briton was beaten by unanimous decision from the brain left-hander in a crowded Tottenham Hotspur stadium which boasted nearly 70,000 fans. Twitter Hearn had none after rowdy fan mocked Joshua after losing his belts Ian Walton / Boxing Matchroom Hearn had no problem putting a fan in his shoes after the fight While most fans were in high spirits before and after the fight, perhaps due to the lack of big fighting nights on these shores… Read More »‘S*** yourself now?’ – Eddie Hearn clashes with rowdy fan while consoling Anthony Joshua following Oleksandr Usyk defeat

EFL chief Parry wants government to enforce elements of scrapped Project Big Picture

Football League President Rick Parry has called on the government to apply elements of the controversial “Project Big Picture” proposal to support clubs lower in the pyramid. Amid the continued uncertainty generated by Covid-19 last year, the biggest teams in the Premier League – namely Manchester United and Liverpool – have reportedly hinted at a plan to ‘help’ struggling clubs in the divisions below. below, all in exchange for additional power for themselves within the top-plane travel. The controversial plot – which was leaked in October 2020 – reportedly saw increased power for the so-called “Big Six” over television rights… Read More »EFL chief Parry wants government to enforce elements of scrapped Project Big Picture

Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury is ‘off the table’ after defeat to Oleksandr Usyk, talkSPORT told

A potential heavyweight rematch between Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury has been dismissed as “completely irrelevant” after the events of Saturday night. Joshua relinquished his WBA, WBO and IBF world titles as he was handily beaten by Oleksandr Usyk at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Mark Robinson / Boxing Matchroom Joshua had no response to the pressure or pace of Usyk Usyk was dropping three inches of height and four inches of reach, as well as nearly 20 pounds of weight, but the former undisputed world cruiserweight champion’s superior ringcraft was there for all to see in his unanimous decision victory.… Read More »Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury is ‘off the table’ after defeat to Oleksandr Usyk, talkSPORT told

‘Peter Schmeichel-like’ Aaron Ramsdale tipped to be England’s No.1 as stunning save from Lucas Moura helps Arsenal to win over Tottenham

After consecutive relegations to the Premier League, many have been baffled by Arsenal’s decision to spend £ 30million on Aaron Ramsdale earlier this season – but his stoppage in the North London derby may explain why. The 23-year-old, who joined the Gunners from Sheffield United over the summer, was relegated with the Blades last season, as well as Bournemouth the previous season. GETTY Aaron Ramsdale begins to realize his potential So when Arsenal paid a lot of money for the keeper, fans weren’t necessarily impressed with the club’s affairs. However, after a fantastic save, which preserved Arsenal’s comfortable lead against… Read More »‘Peter Schmeichel-like’ Aaron Ramsdale tipped to be England’s No.1 as stunning save from Lucas Moura helps Arsenal to win over Tottenham

HOW AN UPLIFT STANDING DESK IMPROVED MY MOOD & PRODUCTIVITY — Natalie in the City

I’m always working. After serving my first cup of coffee around 6 a.m., my workday begins and may not end until around 11 p.m. some evenings. And since you’re probably wondering … I’m wearing the printed Palazzo pants from Eloquii! Since the start of the pandemic, I have been fortunate to be able to triple my workload between my 9 to 5 job, my freelance career and my blog. And until a few weeks ago, I spent most of those hours sitting at my desk in pain, boredom, and discomfort. So I decided it was time for me to have… Read More »HOW AN UPLIFT STANDING DESK IMPROVED MY MOOD & PRODUCTIVITY — Natalie in the City

Who are the youngest F1 Grand Prix winners? Lando Norris misses chance to overtake Lewis Hamilton on list by claiming first victory in Russia

Lando Norris was denied a first Formula 1 victory by heavy rain in a thrilling Russian Grand Prix race. The 21-year-old led for most of the race but missed the opportunity to become the youngest Briton on the podium when he slipped in wet conditions with just three laps to go. AFP Norris (right) nearly passed Hamilton (left) as the youngest British Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton, who retains his title as the youngest of those hills to win an F1 Grand Prix, capitalized to become the sport’s very first centurion. Norris was quick to take responsibility for the disastrous… Read More »Who are the youngest F1 Grand Prix winners? Lando Norris misses chance to overtake Lewis Hamilton on list by claiming first victory in Russia

MY MODERN FERTILITY HORMONE TEST REVIEW & RESULTS AS SOMEONE WITH PCOS — Natalie in the City

As someone with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS), I have been worried about fertility for a long time, even though I had never examined my fertility hormones or even explored PCOS in depth. And the reason I didn’t take the initiative to dig deeper into these things was because I was scared. I have always been a fairly healthy person, but of course as a plus size woman I encounter many obstacles like weight bias in medicine when it comes to getting full and fair care from a doctor. And when I tried to deepen my diagnosis of PCOS, many doctors… Read More »MY MODERN FERTILITY HORMONE TEST REVIEW & RESULTS AS SOMEONE WITH PCOS — Natalie in the City

PLUS SIZE CLOTHING TO GET DURING NORDSTROM ANNIVERSARY SALE 2021 PREVIEW — Natalie in the City

Every year I keep an eye out for the coolest and most stylish Nordstrom Anniversary Sale plus size clothing! This sale is a great opportunity to find plus size basics such as plus size loungewear, jeans, plus size bras and panties, dresses, plus size shorts and more! And now is an even more exciting time to buy the Nordstrom 2021 Anniversary Sale as there are more size options than ever before! Here are some of my favorite plus size brands to check out at the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale (you can click on the brand name to go straight to their… Read More »PLUS SIZE CLOTHING TO GET DURING NORDSTROM ANNIVERSARY SALE 2021 PREVIEW — Natalie in the City

EBY: BEST SEAMLESS UNDERWEAR FOR PLUS SIZE WOMEN — Natalie in the City

Let’s start this blog post the only way I know of … keeping it 100% real with you. I don’t like to wear underwear. If I have a choice … I will commando. But because doing commandos is not very conducive to wearing my favorite outfits and for the simple fact that I live in an apartment with wall-to-wall windows, I have to wear plus size underwear. And I reluctantly wore panties that were “okay” until I got my hands on a free pair of seamless underwear from EBY. a few years ago at CURVYcon in New York. And I… Read More »EBY: BEST SEAMLESS UNDERWEAR FOR PLUS SIZE WOMEN — Natalie in the City

MY SLEEP ROUTINE ON A BIG FIG MATTRESS MADE FOR BIGGER FIGURES — Natalie in the City

It was in 2016 when I discovered the Big Fig mattress. Before that, I had never thought about how my tall body and figure could affect the way I slept, especially if I slept on mattresses that were not made for me. I was actually one of the first people to sleep on a Big Fig mattress and since 2016 I have only slept on anything else. And while so much has changed since 2016 – from living on my own to moving in with my boyfriend – my Big Fig got me through it all. Recently my boyfriend Terry… Read More »MY SLEEP ROUTINE ON A BIG FIG MATTRESS MADE FOR BIGGER FIGURES — Natalie in the City

PLUS SIZE WIDE LEG PANTS I AM CRUSHING ON — Natalie in the City

My favorite item of clothing for the past two months has been plus size wide leg pants. I’ve always been a skinny jeans type girl. Even when I wore plus size work pants, they were fitted to the ankle and had a skinny silhouette. However, recently I discovered my love for wide pants. I guess I felt like wide pants weren’t made for my short, curvy figure, for a lot of reasons. The number one reason I stayed away from loose pants was because I dressed for “flattery”. This means that if it didn’t make my body contoured, I wasn’t… Read More »PLUS SIZE WIDE LEG PANTS I AM CRUSHING ON — Natalie in the City

‘Leeds are in a relegation battle’, says old rival Gabby Abgonlahor who slams ‘kamikaze defending’ of Marcelo Bielsa’s side after late defeat to West Ham

Whether they like it or not, Leeds are in a relegation battle, says Gabby Agbonlahor. Leeds’ poor start to the season continued as they suffered a late home loss to West Ham. Getty Leeds are winless since their first six league appearances this quarter The game started well for Marcelo Bielsa’s men with Raphinha giving them the advantage, however, home side goal from Junior Firpo and a 90th-minute strike from Michail Antonio doomed them to their third loss of the season. championship. The Yorkshire club are currently ranked 18th in the table and despite having only played six appearances, Agbonlahor… Read More »‘Leeds are in a relegation battle’, says old rival Gabby Abgonlahor who slams ‘kamikaze defending’ of Marcelo Bielsa’s side after late defeat to West Ham

David De Gea ‘wouldn’t get a game in League Two’ and Manchester United have ‘something going on behind the scenes’, claim pundits after Aston Villa defeat

Tony Cascarino believes there is “something going on behind the scenes” at Manchester United, following their disappointing home loss to Aston Villa on Saturday. United, who conceded a late goal and then missed a penalty in stoppage time in the 1-0 loss, have now lost three of their last four games in all competitions. Getty Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side haven’t been in great shape recently And talkSPORT specialist Cascarino believes something is wrong at the club – which is evidenced by Jadon Sancho’s lack of playing time. Sancho has made seven appearances for Man United this season, but the England… Read More »David De Gea ‘wouldn’t get a game in League Two’ and Manchester United have ‘something going on behind the scenes’, claim pundits after Aston Villa defeat

MLS Round Up | New Leagues Cup Starting in 2023

With less than two months into the MLS regular season, several teams are vying for a place in the playoffs. If they want to make the playoffs, then the final push towards the end of the league begins now. It’s been an extremely exciting and entertaining 2021 season in MLS, and now it’s heading into the finals ahead of the playoffs! The majority of franchises have now played 24 league games (at the time of writing), which means they only have 10 games left to get the most out of them. MLS 2021 so far There have been field battles… Read More »MLS Round Up | New Leagues Cup Starting in 2023

Anthony Joshua vows to bounce back from Oleksandr Usyk loss as he confirms that he will take rematch and is still targeting both Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder

Anthony Joshua insisted he had learned a “big lesson” in his loss to Oleksandr Usyk on Saturday night and that he would rebound. Britain’s unified heavyweight champion was knocked out and dethroned by the Ukrainian, who put on a magnificent performance to make history at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Mark Robinson / Matchroom AJ was beaten well by Usyk Usyk’s speed, movement and precision troubled AJ all night. Joshua had moments of success throughout the fight, but couldn’t keep it up long enough to come out victorious. Usyk eventually outclassed Joshua and put him on his feet on the last lap,… Read More »Anthony Joshua vows to bounce back from Oleksandr Usyk loss as he confirms that he will take rematch and is still targeting both Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder

Episode One of the Sports Fan Journal Podcast Has Landed

It’s finally here, Episode 1 of the official Sports Fan Journal podcast, powered by CaptainGambling. You can watch the first episode here, right now! In Episode One, the boys go over their top NFL Spread Picks for Week 2, before providing you with all of their Betting Spread Picks for Week 3. The biggest surprise from the first episode of the Sports Fan Journal podcast comes courtesy of Scottish Mike. Our UK resident and self-confessed NFL n00b managed to beat his US co-hosts 9-8 with his Week 2 predictions. Will he be able to start the third week again? Find… Read More »Episode One of the Sports Fan Journal Podcast Has Landed

Plus Size NYFW – Trendy Curvy

I love this time of year because of two things. The first is that the beginning of September always brings all the fall fashion. This is my absolute favorite season when it comes to style, color palette. etc. This time of year also kicks off Fashion Month with a flurry of fashion shows from town to town. I usually travel to New York and attend Fashion Week, but this year I’m home in LA and I’m missing out on all the festivities. I started to think, just because I can’t be there doesn’t mean I can’t give a few glances.… Read More »Plus Size NYFW – Trendy Curvy

Since crying after beating Liverpool in January 2021, Ralph Hasenhuttl’s Southampton has one of the worst records in Premier League history including a 9-0 loss to Manchester United

On January 4, 2021, Ralph Hasenhuttl shed a few tears after his Southampton side beat Liverpool 1-0 at then Premier League champions St Mary’s and moved up to seventh in the table. Since then, however, they have been on a landslide with a pretty damning statistic emerging after their last league loss. Air sports Hasenhuttl was very emotional after beating Liverpool but hasn’t felt that way since Prior to this win over Liverpool, the Saints were having a fantastic season and vying for a place in Europe for the following campaign. But that summit’s hangover has been prolonged, having suffered… Read More »Since crying after beating Liverpool in January 2021, Ralph Hasenhuttl’s Southampton has one of the worst records in Premier League history including a 9-0 loss to Manchester United

Arsenal fan Darren Bent gloats after Bukayo Saka goal against Tottenham and labels former club a ‘shambles’ for ‘poor’ north London derby performance

Darren Bent may have played for Tottenham for two years, but he’s an Arsenal fan through and through. And the talkSPORT host couldn’t resist cheering on specialist Darren Ambrose, a Spurs fan, as the Gunners led 3-0 at halftime in the North London derby. Getty Everything went very well for Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium Bent also suggested that Mikel Arteta’s men’s first half masterclass reminded him of the glory days when sending Spurs was the norm for Arsenal. After Bukayo Saka scored Arsenal’s third goal in the 36th minute, Bent celebrated live on talkSPORT: “Let’s try to stay professional…… Read More »Arsenal fan Darren Bent gloats after Bukayo Saka goal against Tottenham and labels former club a ‘shambles’ for ‘poor’ north London derby performance

Los Angeles Chargers @ Kansas City Chiefs

This Sunday we have an extremely exciting clash with the AFC West, as the Los Angeles Chargers travel to Arrowhead to take on the Kansas City Chiefs. Heading into Week 3 of the new season, both franchises are 1-1 on the season and both are expected to make the playoffs at the end of the regular season. Kansas City Chiefs Over the opening weekend, the Chiefs hosted the Browns in an interesting clash. Kansas City managed to bounce back in the second half of their opener, after trailing 22-10 at halftime. However, with franchise QB Patrick Mahomes in the lead,… Read More »Los Angeles Chargers @ Kansas City Chiefs

Are You The Next DXL Big & Tall Model?

Do you have what it takes to be the next great DXL model? Earlier this month, the company launched The Big Model Search, offering aspiring models the chance to win a $ 1,000 gift card, a professional photoshoot, and appear in a DXL ad campaign. Here’s how to get into The Big Model Search Own DXL clothes? Throw them away and start taking pictures. The company specifically wants to see you in clothing purchased from their brands. Choose your favorites and upload them to the model search page. Then fill out the form to tell DXL what you are wearing… Read More »Are You The Next DXL Big & Tall Model?

More Summer Plus Size Outfits

Hi friends! Last month I took a snapshot of the outfits I was wearing but didn’t take a picture for a full post. I was cleaning my wrap for the next vacation and found more to share. Disclosure: This article contains affiliate links which means if you buy something through them I earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. I only present articles that I like and appreciate the support. You can read more about how bloggers make money here. Glitter wonder We’re going to start with a bang – a sequined kaftan. I bought it for… Read More »More Summer Plus Size Outfits

Old Navy Expands Plus Sizes In-Store

In news that has been whispered by people who have heard from store associates AND success with the combination of plus sizes and ‘normal’ sizes for women on their website, Old Navy announced today that it will have all sizes * in all stores, with parity price. Photo: Vieille Marine You can read the press release here, as well as a little more background on the Plus market here. Strengths of the BODÉGALITÉ Old Navy: Starting at the end of the week, Old Navy will be offering sizes 0-28 and XS-4X for all of its in-store items. Sizes 00 and… Read More »Old Navy Expands Plus Sizes In-Store

What I Wore: Plus Size Beach Outfits

I’m going out on a beach vacation and thought I would share a few quick outfits as some people have asked for links on Instagram. I’ll recap the vacation soon, but first I need to filter all photos and videos. In typical form, I overpacked. I know I’m not alone – more options are always better! Here are some of the looks that managed to get out of the suitcase and into the sun. Disclosure: This article contains affiliate links which means if you buy something through them I earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. I… Read More »What I Wore: Plus Size Beach Outfits

Athleta Friends & Family Sale

The Athleta Friends & Family sale is launched! From September 9 (8 for cardholders) through September 13, friends and family can take advantage of 20% off their purchases – see how below. The Athleta location closest to me in the Paddock Shops in Louisville, KY invited me to the store to try things out and share on the sale. This post is not sponsored, but I got 3 coins in exchange for an Instagram post… but I also bought things! (And TBH, plan to go back for a few more pieces that I kept thinking about.) There are affiliate links… Read More »Athleta Friends & Family Sale

Girl With Curves Launches at QVC

Disclosure: This article contains affiliate links which means if you buy something through them I earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. I only present articles that I like and appreciate the support. You can read more about how bloggers make money here. I’ve been a blogger / content creator since 2012, and when I think of the names of OG bloggers from that time period, one of the first to come to mind is Tanesha Awasthi from Girl With Curves. We were here blogging (before Instagram) when a lot of people didn’t understand what a “blog”… Read More »Girl With Curves Launches at QVC

Plus Size Peloton: 1 Year Review

Today I have reached 300 laps on my Peloton bike, 1 year after it arrived at my doorstep. What I feared could be a huge waste of money and a pandemic panic buy turned out to be one of the best things I have done for myself. I want to be clear and say that this is not necessarily the platoon it’s life changing – it’s the ability to recognize that exercise without a weight loss goal is meaningful, fulfilling, and can lead to steady, lasting movement. This discovery of the joyful movement was the breakthrough, and the Peloton bike… Read More »Plus Size Peloton: 1 Year Review

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang recreates iconic Thierry Henry knee slide celebration as Arsenal legend watches Gunners beat Tottenham alongside Spotify owner Daniel Ek

North London bragging rights belong to Arsenal as they blew up Tottenham in the first half to seal a 3-1 win at the Emirates Stadium. Arsenal entered at half-time 3-0 thanks to goals from Emile Smith Rowe, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Bukayo Saka. Things couldn’t have been better for Mikel Arteta and Arsenal The game was almost over when Saka put Arsenal 3-0 in 36 minutes It was a great performance for Arsenal but it was Aubameyang’s goal that would have given the fans the most pleasure. After scoring Smith Rowe’s withdrawal at home, the Arsenal captain celebrated on his knees… Read More »Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang recreates iconic Thierry Henry knee slide celebration as Arsenal legend watches Gunners beat Tottenham alongside Spotify owner Daniel Ek

Why Formula 1 drivers and fans were left baffled by ballerina at the start of Russian Grand Prix

There were somewhat odd scenes to start the Russian Grand Prix, with a ballerina dancing on a piano under the confused gaze of Formula 1 drivers and fans at home. Pre-race ceremonies typically see drivers rally at the top of the grid for the national anthems, which has recently been dominated by who will kneel and who will not. Getty Ballerina sang in place of Russian national anthem, leaving many puzzled Getty Drivers were left puzzled by their anthem replacement The race was won by Lewis Hamilton under breathtaking circumstances as rain and poor tire selection stole a first victory… Read More »Why Formula 1 drivers and fans were left baffled by ballerina at the start of Russian Grand Prix

Thing Of The Week: YETI Fall 2021 Collection

If you couldn’t get your hands on YETI’s 15th anniversary cooler before it sold out, you can still pick up items from their new fall 2021 collection, with new special edition colors. Harvest (red), Highlands (green) and Sharptail (taupe) are inspired by the tastes, sights and sounds of the great outdoors. Each shade represents a specific aspect of nature. Highlands draws inspiration from the green hills of Scotland, Harvest draws inspiration from the deep colors of fine red wine and Sharptail evokes memories of prairie skies. You’ll find an assortment of coolers, tumblers, backpacks, jugs and more, available in Harvest… Read More »Thing Of The Week: YETI Fall 2021 Collection

‘It’s the best day of my life’, says Emile Smith Rowe, as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang can’t hear reporter’s question over cheering fans after Arsenal’s win over Tottenham

A delighted Emile Smith Rowe called Arsenal’s 3-1 win over Tottenham the best day of his life. The 21-year-old introduced the man of the match on Sunday, scoring the opening goal and assisting Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at Emirates Stadium. Arsenal were a deserved winner on derby day @footballdaily And Smith Rowe and Aubameyang have been central to Arsenal’s success The result puts the Gunners above Spurs in the Premier League and also gives them bragging rights in north London. But it’s a game Smith Rowe will remember, who scored his first goal against Spurs, and his family for a few years… Read More »‘It’s the best day of my life’, says Emile Smith Rowe, as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang can’t hear reporter’s question over cheering fans after Arsenal’s win over Tottenham

Step One Big & Tall Underwear Puts A Focus On Fit

The big and tall underwear game is pretty competitive right now. More and more brands are appearing each month, offering their own take on tall and tall boxers and boxers. A crowded market can make it difficult to stand out from the crowd. Underwear brand Step One believes the focus on fit, ethical construction and a light marketing campaign gives them an edge, with sizes up to 6XL in boxers and 2XL in boxers. Construction and fit Step One offers thoughtful features that make their underwear more comfortable. With features like Ultraglyde panels that stop thigh friction and keep legs… Read More »Step One Big & Tall Underwear Puts A Focus On Fit

Who Could Be The Inaugural AEW TBS Champion?

Reports have circulated this week that AEW is considering introducing a secondary women’s championship. The “TBS Championship” was first reported by Andrew Zarian of the Mat Men podcast, but further details on this news were provided by Denise Salcedo. After the AEW Dynamite Grand Slam show on Wednesday, Denise Salcedo announced that the TBS Championship will serve as a sibling title to the AEW TNT Championship, which is currently held by Miro. The title doesn’t have a start date, but which women could claim to be the first TBS champion if the belt is introduced? Kris statlander The first option… Read More »Who Could Be The Inaugural AEW TBS Champion?

Thing of the Week: Merrell Hydro Moc for Wide Feet

Camping and hiking season is in full swing and you need a shoe that works just as well on the campground as it does on the trail. Step into the Merrell Hydro Moc – the hybrid water shoe you never thought you needed. The injected EVA shoe may remind you of Crocs, but Crocs don’t hold the candle to those bad boys. Merrell says the Hydro Moc is versatile, supportive, and specially designed for trails that take you in and out of the water. I put them to the test on a weekend hike at Tamanawas Falls, Oregon to see… Read More »Thing of the Week: Merrell Hydro Moc for Wide Feet

Here’s What’s In Our Latest Stitch Fix Big & Tall Box

After more than a year of not really having to think about your style, we’re taking action to get back into the world. For many of us, that means thinking about what you wear and creating new looks. A big & tall Stitch Fix box can help you do just that, with sizes up to 3X and 48 in size. Take a look at my last post below. How Stitch Fix Big & Tall Works It’s easy to get started with Stitch Fix. Create an account and share your size and style preferences. Tell the company what you are looking… Read More »Here’s What’s In Our Latest Stitch Fix Big & Tall Box

Here Are The Best Big & Tall Deals for Labor Day 2021

Labor Day is upon us, and I hope you are doing anything but work. If you’re looking for clothes that fit you, you’re in luck! We’ve compiled a list of the best deals you’ll find on shoes, accessories, plus size menswear and more. Looked: DXL Up to 60% off shirts, t-shirts, shorts and sportswear – sizes up to 8XL Buy DXL Merrell Get ready for fall with 20% off bestsellers – sizes up to 15, a few wide options available Shop Merrell Target Get 20% Off Select Clothing Tall and Tall with the Target Circle App – Sizes up to… Read More »Here Are The Best Big & Tall Deals for Labor Day 2021

Heavy Conversation: Two New Brands You Need To See

A new episode of the Heavy Conversation podcast has just been released, and it’s all about fall beer and new clothing brands. Jody also introduces us to a new way to deal with a nasty hangover. Listen above or subscribe to Apple podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, and Google play, or wherever you get your podcasts. Photo: Collective of girlfriends Collective girlfriend Don’t be fooled by the name – Girlfriend Collective’s ethical sportswear comes in male, female, and gender-neutral options. The brand’s selection includes shorts, t-shirts, joggers, windbreakers, hoodies and more, with a variety of colors and sizes up to 6X. See… Read More »Heavy Conversation: Two New Brands You Need To See

1k Twitch Party (Live DJ Set by ME!) — TY ALEXANDER

Instagram reminded me that a year ago I had just finished a DJ class with DJs Quick And Eazy here in Baltimore. I affectionately call this part of my life my 40s baby. But … I hadn’t realized how much I needed this. My midlife experience is filled with late night musical discoveries and out of tune chants on my favorite high school jams. Now I share what I learned and stream my DJ sets 2-3 times a week on Tic with 50 or more people in our Rich Life Lounge. I mean !!! ⁣ AND I reached 1000 subscribers… Read More »1k Twitch Party (Live DJ Set by ME!) — TY ALEXANDER

3 Things Everyone Should Know About Women’s History Month — TY ALEXANDER

March is Women’s History Month, so we’re looking at the question “Who’s running the world?” Girls ”energy extra hard (because we already live our everyday lives with energy, right?) Let’s celebrate by learning some facts about Women’s History Month and celebrating all of the things we are not afraid to do. 1.we are not afraid to ask for more In 1909, the United States celebrated its first Women’s Day in New York City. Just one day. 70 years later, the day turned into a week in an effort to draw more attention to women’s contributions to history… because could you… Read More »3 Things Everyone Should Know About Women’s History Month — TY ALEXANDER

Liverpool’s pint-sized striker Diogo Jota’s stunning header record, with stats up there with Manchester United rival Cristiano Ronaldo

They say good things come in small packages and with Diogo Jota it definitely does. The Liverpool forward, who signed for Wolves last year, has been a revelation since becoming a Red, and continued his fine form for the club with his third goal of the season against Brentford Saturday. GETTY Diogo Jota’s scoring record with his header is exceptional And that goal, which was the Reds’ first of three in a six-goal thriller, added to a phenomenal record that’s only improved by players head and shoulders above him, literally. It is in height, not in capacity. At 5-10, Jota… Read More »Liverpool’s pint-sized striker Diogo Jota’s stunning header record, with stats up there with Manchester United rival Cristiano Ronaldo

NHL Pre-Season Officially Starts This Week!

For those who have been pining to play hockey since the Stanley Cup in…, well, you’re finally in luck! All NHL franchises have now started training camps and have hit the ice to prepare for the new season. The new NHL season will resume its original schedule from October through April, with the first clash taking place on October 12. The first matchup will see the reigning and reigning Stanley Cup champions, the Tampa Bay Lightning, face the Pittsburgh Penguins in Florida. 2020/21 NHL Stanley Cup Finals For those who may not know (for whatever reason), the Tampa Bay Lightning… Read More »NHL Pre-Season Officially Starts This Week!

Arsenal v Tottenham LIVE: Emile Smith Rowe, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Bukayo Saka secure win for Gunners in North London Derby as Son Heung-min grabs consolation for Spurs

Arsenal recorded a comfortable 3-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur to claim the joy of the North London Derby. Goals from Emile Smith Rowe, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Bukayo Saka secured victory for Mikel Arteta’s side in a one-sided game at Emirates Stadium. Arsenal and Tottenham face off in North London derby this afternoon Son Heung-min took late consolation for Nuno Espirito Santo’s side, but it wasn’t enough to spare their blushes in an afternoon to be forgotten. Match Result: Arsenal 3 Tottenham Hotspur 1 Emile Smith Rowe, Pierre-Emerick Aubametang and Bukayo Saka gave Arsenal a 3-0 lead before Son Heung-min replied… Read More »Arsenal v Tottenham LIVE: Emile Smith Rowe, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Bukayo Saka secure win for Gunners in North London Derby as Son Heung-min grabs consolation for Spurs

Shows to Watch if You Miss Traveling

  It’s been over a year since this perpendicular started, so I know you miss traveling. And I know you’ve dreamed of where you want to travel to, so here are some shows to binge-watch in the meantime. Whether you are looking to immerse yourself in a new language and a good story or just some good views, Netflix has a ton of options for you. 1. Call my agent! Either dust off your French studies in high school, or launch these subtitles, because this show is set in Paris. It is an artistic agency, the people who work there… Read More »Shows to Watch if You Miss Traveling

Help me honor mother & name a research project in her name — TY ALEXANDER

During the 10 week campaign, from April 9 to June 19, 2021, my goal is to raise $ 50,000 in honor of a mother who lost her battle with lymphoma in 2013. Your donation that will go directly to LLS to support its long-standing mission to find a cure for blood cancers and improve the quality of life for patients and their families. Since 2017, LLS has helped advance 56 of the 66 FDA-approved blood cancer treatments! More recently, treatment has been approved for adults with multiple myeloma. Our vision and investment in research to help #FightBloodCancer are paying off…… Read More »Help me honor mother & name a research project in her name — TY ALEXANDER

The One Collection You Need For Damaged Hair — TY ALEXANDER

What I love most about this collection is that it easily reverses hair damage just as well as a $ 60 treatment with products like Miracle Rescue Deep Conditioning Treatment and Intense. Rescue Shot. Name a person who doesn’t like to save money… I’ll wait (lol). From the first wash, my hair was instantly shiny, soft and frizz-free. The absence of frizz has been a goal of mine since I started training. Something about sweating 3 days a week turned my hair into a moisture magnet. And I don’t like it! Miracle Rescue Deep Conditioning Treatment is a lightweight conditioner… Read More »The One Collection You Need For Damaged Hair — TY ALEXANDER

5 Steps To Waking Up Earlier — TY ALEXANDER

1. Establish a bedtime routine You might be thinking, “I’m an adult, I don’t need a bedtime routine. First of all: yes you do! Second: bedtime routines are the best, especially for adults. Try using the “bedtime” feature on your phone (if you have an iPhone) and set a bedtime AND a time for your phone to go into “do not disturb” mode. It will happen automatically every day so you don’t have to think about it. Because we all know if we were to manually continue to do no bother every night, we’d be like, “Just a few more… Read More »5 Steps To Waking Up Earlier — TY ALEXANDER

5 Habits to Hold Onto Post-Pandemic — TY ALEXANDER

As vaccines roll out, life as we know it seems to be fast approaching. For some, this can be a point of anxiety. We’ve been out of those old routines for over a year. Whether you are eager to get back to work in person or be part of a large group for the first time since the start of the pandemic, there will be a lot you will need to adjust to. And maybe you are in a hurry to get back to where you are now and dive in, eager to hug everyone you see. Whatever your perspective,… Read More »5 Habits to Hold Onto Post-Pandemic — TY ALEXANDER

Due Process Was Served, Not Justice (Bonus Podcast Ep 1) — TY ALEXANDER

LISTEN HERE: ITUNES | SPOTIFY I created Self Care IRL to give you tangible ways to create joy and happiness. But sometimes I’m so crippled by my own quest for perfection that these messages don’t reach you. So I created a new series in the Self Care IRL podcast called Soul Dumps. Soul Discharges will be my in the moment of very rapid mental vomiting or confessions about current events and events in life. I usually do this on my Instagram Stories, but thought they could be powerful as a quick listen for you here on the podcast. This week… Read More »Due Process Was Served, Not Justice (Bonus Podcast Ep 1) — TY ALEXANDER

#DanceForDenny 12-Hour Fundraising Concert — TY ALEXANDER

As many of you know, my mom Denny Brown won her wings on 4/28/2013 after a short battle with lymphoma. There were a lot of support systems that helped me take care of my mom, but one that is very special to me is The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. I brought in some of my favorite DJs to help me celebrate and honor it today with a 12 hour benefit concert. You can stay all day and work and hide with us OR come in and out whenever you want. Click on here at 12 p.m. to watch from your… Read More »#DanceForDenny 12-Hour Fundraising Concert — TY ALEXANDER

Mess Retail Shop Saturday’s — TY ALEXANDER

Who likes to have good music and good vibes while shopping? I know you do. This Saturday, May 8 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST, Mess in a Bottle will host the Mess Retail Shop Saturdays. Join the party at 602 N. Howard St. Suite C, Baltimore, MD 21201. Your favorite DJ (me, of course) will be DJing from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM EST, so be sure to drop by and say hi! You’ve heard me talk about the Mess in a Bottle brand before. Inspired by the idea of ​​messages in a bottle, this shop sells t-shirts… Read More »Mess Retail Shop Saturday’s — TY ALEXANDER

4 Fun Ways to Hack Your Wellness Journey — TY ALEXANDER

You know that meditation is good for your general well-being, but have you ever engaged in regular practice? Have you ever tried it once? Are you completely lost on what mindfulness is? This course provides useful context for these practices, how you can apply them in your daily life, and what the benefits are. PLUS, it gives you seven guided meditations to try. Which Masterclass are you going to try first? Share on social media and tag me @tyalexander on Instagram and @lovetyalexander on Twitter. Want to see more fun classes offered on Masterclass? Check out these blog posts …… Read More »4 Fun Ways to Hack Your Wellness Journey — TY ALEXANDER

BlogHer’s VOTY 100 Wellness Champion — TY ALEXANDER

You know I’m all about celebrating wins big and small because… 2020. This week I have a literal win to share with you. BlogHer’s VOTY 100 celebrates women who create amazing work in a variety of fields (refer to themselves). It is an honor to be seen and recognized for the work we do. It’s also a reminder to take a break and reflect on the accomplishments. Celebrate with me and check out the interview I did below and make sure you also discover all the other winners! Spread the love! Click here (914) 540-6294 and send me one of… Read More »BlogHer’s VOTY 100 Wellness Champion — TY ALEXANDER

Waiting for an Apology? Do This Instead!

  LISTEN TO EP11: ITUNES | SPOTIFY Are you waiting for an apology from a friend or colleague? No ! Because what happens when you don’t get the apology you think you deserve. History has shown us that even if it is for something trivial, you are more likely to forgive and forget when you are offered an apology. Bottom line: people don’t like to feel abused. In today IRL Podcast on Personal Care episode, we’ll learn why it’s wiser to move on than wait for an apology, and how you can take the first step. Hear 9 Must-Have Tips… Read More »Waiting for an Apology? Do This Instead!

Bright Sparks with Yellow — TY ALEXANDER

Yellow is a non-profit organization founded by Pharrell Williams with a mission to equalize the opportunities of all children through education. Their Summer of Innovation Bright Sparks series features people making things in the world and I had the honor of being the guest of an IG Live chat. We are talking about well-being, entrepreneurship and living in the moment. We are even discussing my own school experiences and my hopes for the kids in school right now. In case you missed it, you can watch a replay here and check out some nuggets of wisdom below. “There’s a lot… Read More »Bright Sparks with Yellow — TY ALEXANDER

3 Powerful Reasons You Should Try Something New — TY ALEXANDER

For those of you who listen to my Twitch streams every week, first of all, I see you and like you. It’s always party time in the chat. Second, I hope you can see the joy that the DJ brings to me. Even when the tech is in trouble and tries to stop our party, I have a blast. There is a childlike joy that cannot be contained when you try something new. Let this joy come into your life! Tell me… when was the last time you tried something new? I want to hear about it. Share on social… Read More »3 Powerful Reasons You Should Try Something New — TY ALEXANDER

9 Affirmations to Help You Through the Week — TY ALEXANDER

Are you struggling with negative self-persuasion? How do you feel after speaking negatively about yourself? Not great, I’m sure. What if you chose to speak positively about yourself instead? Our words have incredible power, so let’s channel it for positivity, growth, and happiness. Here are some of my favorite affirmations to recite. I learn to be grateful for what I have while being excited for what is yet to come. Every thought, prayer and intention that I send and send works for me. I manifest. As if by magic and miraculously, things are happening for me. Everything that happens serves… Read More »9 Affirmations to Help You Through the Week — TY ALEXANDER

5 Simple Ways To Feel Like You’re On Vacation — TY ALEXANDER

Would you like to be in a swim-up bar to relax without responsibilities right now? Of course you do! Do you want to know how you can bring this joy into your daily life? Buy yourself a few of these little umbrellas for your drink and maybe even treat yourself to some new glasses for your fancy drinks. The biggest benefit of being an adult is knowing that these little umbrellas make you happy and being able to not just make them a vacation extravaganza. Make it happen! How are you going to make each day a vacation? Share on… Read More »5 Simple Ways To Feel Like You’re On Vacation — TY ALEXANDER

5 Statement Making Boohoo USA Plus Size Outfits

When it comes to on-trend plus size clothing, Boohoo USA plus size clothing stepped up its game. This summer they produced better quality clothing and sizes. When it comes to plus size Boohoo clothing, it can be very hit or miss. Sometimes the fit is not quite right. And sometimes the styles can be a bit off. However, over the past couple of years, they’ve created some really stylish pieces. Today I’m going to show you some trendy spring / summer outfits from Boohoo. Recently, I worked with the brand on the Stylish Curves youtube channel. I created 4 looks… Read More »5 Statement Making Boohoo USA Plus Size Outfits

10 Sexy Plus Size Swimsuits That Will Have You Feeling Yourself

The whole world is ready for a well-deserved vacation. After being confined for an entire year, this summer, taking a vacation is high on everyone’s to-do list. I guess if you take a vacation it will involve a beach or a pool. Am I right? Well if you are going to the clear blue waters you will need some sexy plus size swimsuits. ** This article contains affiliate links where we receive a small commission on your clicks and / or purchases Plus Size Swimsuits Got A Major Upgrade When it comes to plus size swimsuits, some serious progress has… Read More »10 Sexy Plus Size Swimsuits That Will Have You Feeling Yourself

Pecan Maple Banana Bread – Cook Republic

Pecan nuts and maple must be one of the best flavor combinations in the world. And now it’s in the form of banana bread! This Pecan, maple and banana bread, healthier, baked with spelled and very low in natural unrefined sugar goes high like the coffee versions and tastes amazing toast! A healthier banana bread with a nice combination of texture and flavor I call it my foolproof banana bread. If you look at my recipe notes, you’ll see that you can substitute a whole range of ingredients depending on what you have on hand. If using baking soda, the… Read More »Pecan Maple Banana Bread – Cook Republic

6 Things to do When You Are in a Boring Relationship

In some relationships, you just feel like you miss your partner. This is not a problem at all. It is normal that we stop after a while. If you are in love with someone, you will be in this period long enough to provoke all the feelings of butterflies. Love can be exhausting and exciting and thrilling and a roller coaster of emotions. So get on board and travel. However, you have to work hard to overcome this feeling of boredom and participate in activities that you and your companion are passionate about. Here are some ideas to help you… Read More »6 Things to do When You Are in a Boring Relationship

BBQ Chicken Meatballs | Clean Food Crush – Abdominal Exercise Images, Stock Photos & Vectors …

They are just REALLY REALLY good! Serve them over a spaghetti squash, brown rice, or with a side of quinoa for dinner tonight – get them ready ASAP! Very good with sweet potato fries too! Double this recipe for your weekend football nights! Follow the recipe, then slowly add your cooked meatballs and barbecue sauce to your slow cooker or slow cooker on LOW. I laid out bamboo sticks for skewering the meatballs next to the slow cooker and our teens devoured them completely last weekend. These meatballs are also great for preparing meals. They keep well in an airtight… Read More »BBQ Chicken Meatballs | Clean Food Crush – Abdominal Exercise Images, Stock Photos & Vectors …

Pesto Pasta for One – Nourish Nutrition Blog – Get Chiseled Lower Abs With These Five Simple Exercises

Make this pesto pasta for one in just 10 minutes with a pre-made pesto sauce, like this arugula and basil pesto or this pistachio pesto. It’s a quick dinner to make on the days you haven’t planned ahead and want something so easy and delicious. [This recipe was originally posted in April 2016. It has been updated with new photos, cooking instructions, expert tips, FAQ, related recipes, video and ways to repurpose/use up ingredients] How will this pasta make your life easier? If you’ve ever had days when you did not plan to have dinner, but you’re not in the… Read More »Pesto Pasta for One – Nourish Nutrition Blog – Get Chiseled Lower Abs With These Five Simple Exercises

10 Subtle Signs You’re NOT a “Good Guy”… But Think You Are!

Going to church doesn’t make you a good person; being vegan doesn’t make you a good person; wearing a mask or getting the vaccine does not make you a good person; being a Democrat or a Republican doesn’t make you a good person; having a Black Lives Matter sign in your backyard doesn’t make you a good person. BUT being a good person makes you a good person, so make sure you don’t do any of these things. Remember that a good person can do bad things from time to time, but it’s all about keeping doing bad things that… Read More »10 Subtle Signs You’re NOT a “Good Guy”… But Think You Are!

On Dunning-Kruger, Surgical Self Assessment, and some Surgical Buzzwords too Watch out For

It has been well documented that people are generally poor judges of their own skills. Dunning and Kruger have researched and published on this subject, coining the term Dunning-Kruger effect, which sums it up by saying that “bad performers are not able to recognize the shortcomings of their own performance.” Ehrlinger and all followed Dunning-Kruger in their article “Why the Unskilled are Unaware: Further Explorations of (Absent) Self-insight Among the Incompetent”, concluding that relatively unskilled people do not know they lack these skills. . Other papers have shown that if you objectively divide performers into quartiles and then ask those… Read More »On Dunning-Kruger, Surgical Self Assessment, and some Surgical Buzzwords too Watch out For

What is ‘virginity’? – Brook

The virginity test is an invasive procedure in which a person’s vulva and vagina are inspected to determine if they have had sex. This may involve inserting fingers or objects into the vagina. Often, virginity testing is not consensual and can be experienced as a form of unwanted touching or sexual assault that can cause physical and / or psychological harm. Learn more about sexual violence. Virginity testing also perpetuates unscientific information and harmful ideas about virginity. There is currently an attempt to change the law to make virginity testing a criminal offense. Learn more about the virginity testing law… Read More »What is ‘virginity’? – Brook

How to help when someone you know is bereaved | Discover

Ways to cope The individual things that have helped me deal with my loss are very personal – long nature walks, listening to memorable music, and reading about other people’s experiences of dying and dying have helped me understand my own feelings. Death affects us all, but for some it is not something they experience later in life and they may not necessarily know how to react when a loved one loses a loved one. I was surprised at how some people struggled with knowing what to say to me after my mother died, with some friends not being able… Read More »How to help when someone you know is bereaved | Discover

Damaged Skin Barrier? Here’s Your Guide to Repairing it.

The skin barrier is your first defense against the outside world. It protects against environmental stressors and keeps your skin hydrated. But if the skin barrier is damaged, your skin will likely be drier and more sensitive than usual. Let me guess. Your dream trip to a fresh, healthy complexion didn’t include itchy skin. Whether your skin is already prone to sensitivity and dryness or not, anyone can damage the skin barrier. The good news is, you can repair the damage and relieve the irritation in a matter of weeks. Relax on some of your most intense active ingredients (you… Read More »Damaged Skin Barrier? Here’s Your Guide to Repairing it.

Witches Brew {Kid-Friendly + Lime Flavored}

The fun and festive lime witch brew uses just a few ingredients and only takes a few minutes to prepare !! It is perfect for any party or celebration. Jazz up this witch infusion with fun straws and spooky gummy candies for your Halloween parties and get-togethers! Halloween punch, Fondant punch, and Ghoul help are also must-have drinks that are sure to be a crowd pleaser! Witch drink My kids are obsessed with Halloween drinks! I think maybe it’s because I made a few Halloween drink recipes last year and they LOVED them! Granted, they were pretty fun, so I… Read More »Witches Brew {Kid-Friendly + Lime Flavored}

The Unique Health Benefits Of Smoothies

The Unique Health Benefits of Smoothies Featuring Living Farmacy The vast majority of people I meet both personally and professionally tend to love smoothies because they are both convenient and delicious. As a dietitian, many of my clients are actually eager to hear my thoughts on smoothies both in terms of nutritional value and the potential role in the eating routine of themselves and their families. These are great questions that I’ll answer in today’s post, which is brought to you in conjunction with Living Farmacy, a Toronto-based artisanal smoothie company I’m excited to work with. I’ve always said that… Read More »The Unique Health Benefits Of Smoothies

Mother Dairy Mishti Doi vs Nestle Mishti Doi vs Epigamia Mishti Doi – Which is the better Mishti Doi?

There are so many Mishti doi available in Indian markets, but does each one contain this essence of Bengal? Are all Mishti Doi brands really healthy? Are all of these branded Mishti Doi better than Mishti Doi made naturally? Well, this article will solve all your questions regarding the branded Mishti Dois available in the market and the best of them. Mishti Doi is a great option for a high calorie and fat dessert. It can also be considered a great ice cream substitute. But choosing the best Mishti Doi is really difficult especially in this adulterated market. So, today… Read More »Mother Dairy Mishti Doi vs Nestle Mishti Doi vs Epigamia Mishti Doi – Which is the better Mishti Doi?

Dry Fruits for Weight Loss- Can these healthy snacks help lose weight?

Today, obesity is a major public health problem. If you are overweight you are at risk for heart disease, Type 2 diabetes, kidney problems and liver problems. Dried fruits for weight loss can be a great addition to your meal as a nutrient rich snack and helps to lose weight also. Many of us appreciate late night snack and because of that has a slow metabolism. Dried fruits can be a great alternative to consider. Read on to see how you can replace snacks with dried fruit to help. healthy weight loss! Benefits of post-spot jogging for weight loss Are… Read More »Dry Fruits for Weight Loss- Can these healthy snacks help lose weight?

Vegan Lo Mein Recipe (2021) Complete Guide

Kathy’s Vegan Kitchen is supported by readers. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Read more here. What is the difference between vegan lo mein and vegan chow mein? Not only is vegan lo mein cooked differently from chow mein, but it’s also about the sauce. Word Mein, for example, means noodles, but chow mein is fried, while lo mein is mixed or tossed in a sauce. Those of you who follow my blog know I’m all about the gravy! Since everyone gives their opinion on the recipes, my vegan lo mein recipe… Read More »Vegan Lo Mein Recipe (2021) Complete Guide

Nike Air Max 90 in “Go The Extra Smile” Release Info

Nike added the Air Max 90 to their “Go The Extra Smile” collection with a mix of golden hues. Constructed from a mix of materials such as leather, suede and mesh, this AM 90 iteration is dressed in golden yellow, highlighted by white leather swooshes to the side. Additional details are provided in the ‘Have a Nike Day’ smiley faces paired with the Swooshes, laces printed with ‘Go The Extra Smile’ in gold and branded insoles. Red is found on the front of the shoe in the form of embroidered mini red Swoosh logos, as well as on the tongue… Read More »Nike Air Max 90 in “Go The Extra Smile” Release Info

Air Jordan 5 Oreo (Moonlight) CT4838-011

After an early release overseas, the Air Jordan 5 “Oreo” aka “Moonlight” has finally arrived in the United States and it’s a perfect pair to officially welcome fall in style. Although this particular colorway was initially discontinued in 2013, this retro 2021 essentially sports the familiar color scheme similar to its OG counterpart. Black nubuck features its uppers and tongues, while a translucent mesh adorns the sides. Additionally, Gray Jumpman branding on the tongue and heel, followed by White midsoles that carry the speckled Oreo shark teeth, and a translucent icy outsole complete the style. Priced at $ 190 for… Read More »Air Jordan 5 Oreo (Moonlight) CT4838-011

A Heel for Non-Heel Wearers

Love of Orva’s feet Orva Foot Love is for all “I can’t wear heels” people. Never say never. Love Of Feet ORVA This versatile sculpted wedge beauty from L’Amour des Pieds (Foot Love) appeals to many women with foot problems. You might be next. Love Of Feet Orva compensated “The craftsmanship, leather and delicious comfort are wonderful with special attention to the arch support and the lining of the shoe. While this style offers height, they also provide good stability and are quite comfortable. pretty. “I bought these shoes because I do 10 lectures a year, and between my sciatica… Read More »A Heel for Non-Heel Wearers

6 Comfortable Pumps/ Comfortable Heels for Women 2021

Comfortable pumps. Is it possible to find a pair that won’t irritate bunions or hammer toes, squeeze forefoot, or cause ankle instability? How about finding comfortable pumps in extended sizes and multiple widths? We’ve done our homework at our favorite online stores with free returns (just in case you need to try out a few styles to find your perfect pump). We offer our favorite comfy pumps in Basic Black (but click to see other colors and patterns). Vionic Jacey Vionic Jacey: For feet that prefer the feel of a soft outsole to a hard heel, the Vionic Jacey is… Read More »6 Comfortable Pumps/ Comfortable Heels for Women 2021

Light as a Feather, Sturdy Support

On Cloud Running Shoes: Monochrome Edition Disclaimer: I am not a runner. I wear running shoes to train because they cushion my joints better than other types of fitness shoes (I do an elliptical, rowing, and weight type workout). If you’re looking for reviews of this shoe from real runners, check out On-Running.com. But if you have compromised joints, but still enjoy working out, read on. And if you decide to try a pair of them, I hope you like them as much as I do. I first heard about the Swiss racing company On, while browsing newcomers to Zappos.… Read More »Light as a Feather, Sturdy Support

Taos Crave Boot for Taking on the Day in Comfort and Style

Taos Crave This Taos Crave boot review is sponsored by TaosFootwear.com. The opinions are entirely mine based on experience. This is the boot that all other boots envy: beautiful on the outside, but comfortable and soft on the inside; reliable, rugged and incredibly versatile. This is the Taos Crave boot. Taos Crave in Ink Blue Taos calls the Crave an “urban” boot, but my suburban feet for SUV driving and Target shopping crave that boot comfort as much as urban feet. Tonight I took them for a walk around our neighborhood while my youngest made some treats. First of all,… Read More »Taos Crave Boot for Taking on the Day in Comfort and Style

A Good for You Shoe

Candice and her Dansko Professional clogs, with Effie the Australian Labradoodle. Candice reviews the iconic Dansko professional clog: The “Brown Beauties” by Candice aka Dansko Professional Clogs in antique brown leather. I’m sure you’ve heard health stories from retirees. It’s mine. Ankle fracture from riding (what can you expect at 42?), Broken wrist from walking a dog (what can you expect at 53? ), surgery to relieve hallux rigidus, and total hip replacement (what can you expect after decades of walking terrazzo school floors, ballet classes, and yoga?). My feet, ankles and hips cried out for help. Dansko Professional clogs… Read More »A Good for You Shoe

From Europe [and Missouri] to Your Feet With Love

Stegmann Original 108 clogs (left) and Stegmann Graz Suede clogs (right) This Stegmann clog review is provided by Stegmann USA. The opinions are entirely ours based on experience. Do you know the Stegmann clogs? If you like Haflinger and Birkenstock, you’ll love Stegmann. In fact, back when my RA was at its peak, Stegmann clogs came to the rescue. I will never forget my first pair of 108 in black merino wool. They were versatile, dual-use shoes that supported and comforted my sore feet at home as well as at work as a junior high school teacher. I have lost… Read More »From Europe [and Missouri] to Your Feet With Love

Ecco Sneakers: Soft 7 Lace-Up Review

Ecco Soft 7 Trainers My Ecco sneakers have become the first pair of shoes I use when packing for travel, whether it’s a weekend to visit a friend or an extended vacation in Europe. Why? Let’s start with Versatility. I’m a committed lightweight packer, and nothing takes more space and weight in a suitcase than several pairs of bulky shoes. So any style that works equally well with shorts and a t-shirt, dressier pants, a hemmed skirt and blouse or a light dress is a slam dunk. Ecco sneakers are. Beth in her Ecco Soft 7 sneakers Comfort is another… Read More »Ecco Sneakers: Soft 7 Lace-Up Review

6 Ankle Boots Bring Blissful Comfort to Problem Feet

Ankle boots have established themselves as a wardrobe staple deserving high-end status right next to high boots. In fact, I find that I gravitate towards ankle boots as a more versatile and comfortable option than tall boots (I recommend Jo-Lynne Shane’s style primer on how to wear ankle boots if you’re still wondering). Have you ever found a stylish and comfortable pair of ankle boots? Those that rock your foot, fit you like a glove and go well with your wardrobe in cooler weather? With the thousands of ankle boots online and in stores, it is mind-boggling trying to decide… Read More »6 Ankle Boots Bring Blissful Comfort to Problem Feet

ASH Biker Boot Leather Styles

By Ash Shoes + / October 15, 2019 / If there’s one thing ASH is good at, we’re definitely going to say creating the perfect biker boot. This winter we have a wide range of new biker boots from the collection you won’t want to miss. The Grunge movement never stopped here, the MADNESS the boots scream perfection with its ridged platform sole and multi-lace detailing. Pair them with an oversized denim jacket and skinny jeans. Add sturdiness to your look with the SYMPHONIE boots, this studded multi-strap design is enough to make you stand out from the crowd. Wear… Read More »ASH Biker Boot Leather Styles

The Ash Spring Summer 2020 Collection

Do well this season with our new Spring Summer 2020 collection! This season Ash has a range of several different styles for you so you can get through the season in style! Ranging from our unique yet fashionable sneakers such as ACTIVE, VIRGIN and ADDICT to our stunning range of sandals and boots. Are you feeling daring? Why not choose from our range of vibrant colors such as; blue and black mesh, green and black mesh or pink and black mesh in our ACTIVE range. Or if you’re feeling a more subtle look, our off-white or gray suede ADDICT sneakers… Read More »The Ash Spring Summer 2020 Collection

Wildfire Defense For Your Home

La complaisance est un trait dangereux à avoir si vous vivez autour ou à proximité d’une forêt ou d’une zone sauvage. Même si vous pensez qu’il faudra des années avant que votre maison ne soit détruite par un incendie de forêt, vous devez vous préparer. La crise climatique est là, provoquant des incendies de forêt plus fréquents et plus intenses. Ils peuvent s’enflammer n’importe où et s’implanter sur un territoire plus rapidement que prévu. La règle d’or est :Attendez-vous toujours à ce qu’un feu de forêt menace votre maison et priez pour qu’il ne le fasse pas. Améliorez la résistance… Read More »Wildfire Defense For Your Home

Timberland’s New GreenStride Boots Turn to Renewable Sugarcane – Sourcing Journal

Timberland has announced a series of sustainability initiatives over the year since announcing its intention to achieve net positivity by 2030. Related Articles Last week, he revealed he hired Jessica Chang, the recent Parsons School of Fashion graduate who won first place at this year’s Redress Design Awards, to create a capsule collection using zero waste techniques. and recycling. In June, he previewed a global recovery program. Two months earlier, she had presented plans to ride her first regenerative rubber shoes in 2023. On Thursday, the brand owned by VF Corp. has taken a new step towards establishing its ecological… Read More »Timberland’s New GreenStride Boots Turn to Renewable Sugarcane – Sourcing Journal

Behind The Music Inside Our Wellness — TY ALEXANDER

LISTEN TO EP 24: ITUNES | SPOTIFY | YOUTUBE I am very happy to bring wellness content to my Twitch family. This is the second live podcast event (the first was with Kobe Campbell on Trauma Healing and you should check it out here). This is my first time doing a live podcast on Twitch! When I started to get closer to The Real DJ AK47, we both noticed how our stories are so incredibly similar. In this conversation, we celebrate our mothers by talking about our love for them, reflecting on the loss, and unboxing our tools for healing… Read More »Behind The Music Inside Our Wellness — TY ALEXANDER