Fat Girl at Heart: Slim Sweets and Lean Libations

Fat Girl at Heart: Slim Sweets and Lean Libations

DSCN4958-2When your inner lush lady or sweet tooth gets the best of you, it can be difficult to not indulge in what you want when the impulse strikes. One thing is true, you never feel bad if you make the …

Fat Girl at Heart: Summer Sartorial Sampling

Fat Girl at Heart: Summer Sartorial Sampling

Summer time is a fun time to play with bold fashions. Here are some samples to try out with reckless abandon, no censoring. Anyone can be a fashion ‘do’ with some variation of these hot summer trends.

Heavy Petaling – …

Fat Girl at Heart: Electric Youth! Part III

Fat Girl at Heart: Electric Youth! Part III

IMG_5483.PNG… My small sweaty palm is touching hers. I am holding Debbie Gibson’s hand. I AM HOLDING DEBBIE GIBSON’S HAND!

We run out on stage together as “Only In My Dreams” starts up. She is positioned center stage and I …

Fat Girl at Heart: Electric Youth! Part II

Fat Girl at Heart: Electric Youth! Part II

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…The anticipation of the Debbie Gibson concert tonight, my very first, is making the school day drag on. I can’t focus on a thing. How can I?

Knowing that I have my most important life event this evening, the perfect …

Fat Girl at Heart: Electric Youth! Part 1

Fat Girl at Heart: Electric Youth! Part 1

IMG_5391Debbie Gibson was my childhood musical idol. One fateful night in 1989, I was lucky enough to take her hand and dance the Roger Rabbit on stage beside her during her Electric Youth World Tour. Dreams were both made and …

Fat Girl at Heart: You Poor Pore Thing!

Fat Girl at Heart: You Poor Pore Thing!

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This is I. Extreme close-up. All natural. No makeup, natural light, no filters or retouching (*gasp) and my best RBF (Resting Bitch Face). For the most part, I do alright in the skin department. I have sensitive skin that needs …

Fat Girl at Heart: M-I-C-K-E-Y M-O-U-S-E! Part II

Fat Girl at Heart: M-I-C-K-E-Y M-O-U-S-E! Part II

fatgirlatheart_color 2With the promise of Disney World in my near future, I am elated. I immediately head to my closet to start planning my Disney wardrobe. I need to be cute, casual, and comfortable. Being the research monger that he is, …

Fat Girl at Heart: M-I-C-K-E-Y M-O-U-S-E! Part 1

Fat Girl at Heart: M-I-C-K-E-Y M-O-U-S-E! Part 1

I cried the first time I saw Mickey Mouse. I was 27 years old.

I did not have the joy of experiencing Disney World as a child. My dad is a musician and my parents are straight rock ‘n’ roll. …

Fat Girl at Heart: Style Solutions

Fat Girl at Heart: Style Solutions

Style Solutions: 5 beauty trends to leave behind in 2015

It’s a new year and it should be a new you. The time has come to let go of some of the beauty trends that are no longer serving you …