A plus sized girl takes the Glacier Express in Switzerland and talks trains

About 10 years ago, I started doing research on visiting Switzerland and discovered one of the most scenic and iconic train routes in the world, The Glacier Express.  I instantly became obsessed and knew without a doubt,   when I finally made it to the Alpine Region that this was going on my itinerary.  Though it … Continue reading A plus sized girl takes the Glacier Express in Switzerland and talks trains

A plus sized girl visits the Amalfi Coast of Italy

The Amalfi Coast is one of those destinations that you dream about from a young age.  It's so unbelievably picturesque, it's almost hard to believe that it's real.  However, it is very real and a relatively easy place to visit.  I throw that "relatively" in there because there are obvious challenges - such as steep … Continue reading A plus sized girl visits the Amalfi Coast of Italy

A plus sized girl goes parasailing in paradise

When you're a fluffy person, you automatically disqualify yourself from certain things.  Not in every instance, but at some point you stop imagining yourself doing things like skydiving, bungee jumping, zip-lining and even some amusement park rides.  If you're still dreaming about them, it's in a - "When I've lost my fluff, I'll do that" … Continue reading A plus sized girl goes parasailing in paradise

A plus sized series: Foodventures part 1 – Puerto Rico. By guest blogger, Adrienne!

Puerto Rico was always on my “must visit” list; however, it wasn’t the highest priority.  That is, until, Anthony Bourdain visited Puerto Rico’s Pork Highway on his show No Reservations.  That’s right, a PORK HIGHWAY.   I’ll come back to this tasty road in a bit but I assure you it’s a gastronomic party.   Now, while Puerto … Continue reading A plus sized series: Foodventures part 1 – Puerto Rico. By guest blogger, Adrienne!

A plus sized series: Foodventures – An Introduction. By guest blogger Adrienne!

Foodventures: Travel + Food = Delicious Destinations Hello my fellow globetrotters! My name is Adrienne,  and I am one of Lauren’s geeky friends who absolutely LOVES to travel any chance I get. I grew up with a family that traveled for fun and work,  so the need to traverse this earth is engrained in my … Continue reading A plus sized series: Foodventures – An Introduction. By guest blogger Adrienne!