Colorful clothes
hair, skin, and other elements of physical appearance

How to Build a Plus-Size Wardrobe on a Budget: Pandemic Edition

Overall, I think I did pretty well. I kept the cost relatively low, bought pieces that I like and that actually fit me, and I spread out my purchases so our bank account didn't take a hit all at once. And I did it all without trying anything on.

Smiling plus size Black woman in yellow crop top and skirt
20-something miseries, hair, skin, and other elements of physical appearance, motherhood

My Complicated Feelings About My Newly Plus-Size Body

I am officially plus-size, and I am having some very complicated feelings about it.

hair, skin, and other elements of physical appearance

The 11 Best Products for Fine Hair, Under $30

Over the years, I have tried every product for fine hair under the sun, and now I'm going to pass on 11 of my all-time favorite products (including styling tools!) that are all under $30.