A plus sized Harry Potter fan nerds out in London with a fluffy friend

I'll never forget the fateful day I was at work in Los Angeles and my coworker, clearly sick of me trying to talk to her about Harry Potter,  said, "Why don't you see if there are any Harry Potter fan groups around here?".  I did a quick google search and voila, I had finally found … Continue reading A plus sized Harry Potter fan nerds out in London with a fluffy friend

A plus sized girl goes to Naples, Italy

Naples is nothing like the majority of tourist destinations in Italy.  Naples is raw and dirty and often charmless.  The people and the city in general,  don't cater to the tourist.  Frankly, that is understandable as someone who lives in the major tourist destination known as Maui,  Hawaii.  However, I also work in the tourism industry like … Continue reading A plus sized girl goes to Naples, Italy

A plus sized Sound of Music fan in Salzburg

"Nothing comes from nothing,  nothing ever could.  So,  somewhere in my youth or childhood,  I must have done something good".   These gorgeous lyrics from one of my favorite Sound of Music songs aptly describe the gratitude and joy I felt getting to Salzburg, Austria.  Not simply for the SOM sights, but because Salzburg has it. … Continue reading A plus sized Sound of Music fan in Salzburg