Chasing my Fit: Pregnancies, Fat Girls & Dresses

What a week.  What a week.  I’ve been a little upset and taken back by a couple things lately.  Honestly, I just don’t know what to say about them…well except for the flat out honest truth. 1.  Pregnancy does not ruin a body.  Choices can make or break your body.  Granted there are things that […]

Little bit of Upcycling!

A couple months ago I ordered a green maternity dress from Old Navy.  It was meant to match the color scheme that we had for our beach pictures which were also our pregnancy announcement pictures.  When I got it in I must say that all I really loved was the color and the length.  The […]

Making Maxis

Recently I decided that I needed to do something with these old cotton dresses I had gotten from Old Navy.  I don’t know if it’s just me but every time I seem to find a long one that I love the first or second wear is the length of its life.  The second they hit […]

Weight Loss: A second slice?

Today is the day of the US Marine Corps Birthday Ball and the completion to two big goals I had.  I had two dresses that could not even attempt zipping when I started all of this.  Both are sized at 14 and now THEY FIT! It is truly an amazing feeling to know that I […]


I saw this super cute idea on pinterest and had to just go for it!  One of my best friends is about to give birth to a little girl and well…big brothers need love too!  I can’t wait till little man gets it!!! Here’s the links 🙂