Empowerment is different for everyone. It comes in many forms and even with myself, what makes me feel strong and empowered one day can leave me cold the next.  And I haven’t felt so empowered lately.   I felt a little shrunken into myself.  Felt a little not quite myself. But I’ve had a break – spent time on myself,…

All the item featured in this post have been gifted for the purpose of review. All thoughts and opinions expressed remain true to my own findings.

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I am uninspired! I think we can blame the weather.  The endless grey days have just dragged, leaving me feeling drained and lethargic. It is supposed to be Spring; there should be sunshine, lambs frolicking and tulips galore.   Sadly, the only tulips I’ve seen have been from Tesco’s cut flowers section. I think the snow killed off all the…

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Plus size tights are the most awkward of things! They fall down. They tear easily. The crotch slips and rubs my chubby thighs. They fold down, making awful suction noises as they slip. They don’t wash well – and you end up with saggy knees. These are all things that I associate with plus size tights.   Yet they really…

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It is traditional for valentine’s lingerie to be red.It is the colour of passion, of romance, of blood pumping. Red, for me, is a colour of empowerment. A bold colour that signifies taking charge and forging my own way.   Red lingerie is sexual, but for me sexuality is about empowerment.    Long gone are the days when a woman…

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Babydoll’s are fun and flirtatious.   The long skirt makes them a little bit unpractical, slightly frivolous.   Yet at the same times they are, usually, supportive, flattering (yes, the word I hate but so many people love) and little bit old fashioned.   But old fashioned in the fun, vintage, Betty Page way. This Dragonfly Babydoll by Curvy Kate…

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