Tags » Feeling Pretty

Advertised Beauty

Day 3 of the Natural hair and face challenge

Living in a section of town where there is mostly older folk make this challenge easier. Today I worked out of the local coffee house and had no difficulties leaving my house with no make up on. 289 more words

Makeup and a Side of Sass

What is it about makeup? It gives me such sass now! As a teenager I felt like I hid behind my makeup. Covering pimples and various face demons, I spackled my face with the peachy hued goop and hoped no one would see what hid underneath. 168 more words

All My Cousins? | Family Reunion 1958

All my cousins? Nope! There were 30 first cousins at this first-ever Renich family reunion in July 1958. If I’m counting right, we’re all there in the picture. 501 more words


Feeling pretty

I recently watched a YouTube video by Theodora Lee which first came up in my subscription feed under the name: “I feel ugly”. I wasn’t sure what to think of it because for me Theo always seems to be promoting a positive self-image and this didn’t seem to really suit that. 1,656 more words


Krispy in the sun

“Joy comes in the morning”  and hope shows up that afternoon.

Well, I have a sunburn. I did not plan on being out all afternoon but I was enjoying being around people. 224 more words

Brave New Girl

This post isn’t going to be about my workouts, but about how my workouts are changing my life. I’ve never been a confident human being. As the fat girl in every circle of friends I had growing up, I just tried to blend in and hoped people would still invite me out even though I barely said a word. 613 more words

Cutting it short

The minute a girl cuts her hair short, she is labeled as a lesbian. Why? How is reducing the length of your hair related to your sexual preference? 596 more words