Category Archives: Entrepreneur
Progress Report – The Experiment

Here is the progress report on the Experiment (Deadline: October 15th). In case you forgot what the goals were, I will re-list them. 1. To lose 30 lbs. 2. To book 3 paying modeling gigs. 3. To have performed on stage at least 5 times. 4. To have written 4 new songs. 5. Run a 5K […]

Go Big or Go Home – The Experiment

I’m sure you’ve heard me talk about loving your body, no matter the size. I’m a big candidate for self acceptance and confidence regardless of your size, looks, body type, etc. Sometimes this makes me feel like a hypocrite, because even with all the work I’ve done on building my own confidence, I sometimes lose […]

Balancing Act?

I am not the best at balancing out my life. For instance, I should be sleeping right now instead of posting a blog (this is really more of a cry for help today than a blog post). I have finally started to get used to the insanely sporatic sleep schedule that I’ve taken on. My […]

…And it Just Didn’t Go as Planned…

I originally tried out for BET’s Rip the Runway at the original casting in November. I didn’t hear anything back, so I assumed I didn’t make it. I was really disappointed, but also knew that I had less runway experience than a lot of the other girls… so I held my head up and continued […]

Modeling 101: Learning from Trial and Error

I did not have anyone coaching me on “how become a model.” A large portion of what I know has been learned through years of trial and error. Now, I don’t want to discredit the friends, and helpful people I’ve met in the industry who have given me tips, tricks, and advice, because I have […]

Dreaming Big and Paying Dues

I’ve had a few people send me messages asking me how to “get discovered.” Or ask me how to “Make it big modeling for Plus Size.” So, I decided to write a post about it. First of all, I’m a huge supporter of people who follow their dreams. I think the clichĂ© that dreamers have […]

What Do You Fear?

I had a breakdown last night. I’m pretty calm most of the time, but yesterday I felt really overwhelmed. I didn’t have money for things I needed and I wasn’t sure how I was going to keep producing at the pace I’ve been at. Everything seemed impossible and I felt completely defeated. I called my […]