What’s in my handbag?

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I bought this cross body handbag at Francesca about two years ago. I absolutely love it and when I love something I usually use it until it’s completely worn out. My handbag was really heavy the other day and I decided that it was time to clean it out. Here’s what was in my handbag.

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Don’t Give Up, You’re Going To Be Okay.

Don't Give Up, You're going to Be okay.

(Trigger Warning: self-harm and bullying)

I see the sneers and the sideways glances. Their utter disgust with my body, and tattoos. I can hear them calling me Fat Amy when they think I can’t hear. They are uncomfortable with how comfortable I am in my own skin.

One of my friends told me awhile back that she was envious of my confidence and how sure I am about myself. Yet, I wasn’t always like this.

There was a time where I thought about ending it all.

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Yeah, I Know. I’m Awesome.


No, really I am. Lol. Just kidding…not really. Anyway, I thought it might be nice for my followers to learn a little bit more about me.

Here are 15 things about me that you may not know.

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5 Tips To Survive Freshman Year Of College

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You’ve finally unpacked the last box and are officially settled into your dorm room. You may be a bit hesitant about your freshman year and have no idea how you’re going to survive it. Well, you’re in luck buckaroo!

Here are 5 tips to survive freshmen year of college.

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A New Way To Shop For Lingerie

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In the past few years, subscription boxes have become a big thing. There are subscriptions boxes for food, shaving, pets, and now lingerie.

As a curvy woman, it is hard for me to find undergarments in my size. Luckily, I have found a lingerie subscription service that has undergarments in my size. It’s called Adore Me.

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Top Three Brunch Places In Chicago


Sundays are a time for friends and brunch. My friends and I try to go to brunch at least twice a month. It’s a great way to catch up on everyone’s lives—not to mention the gossip! We always try to go somewhere new each time.

So far, we’ve been to 10 places that offer brunch. Here are my top three brunch places in Chicago.

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