Posts Tagged ‘plus size blogger’

Savvy Fitness: Easy Yoga DVD (Netflix Instant Watch Suggestions)

Wednesday, January 12th, 2011

easy yoga dvd

Hello everyone, it’s Rachel here. You guys know I’m the new plus size blogger. Something I haven’t talked about yet is the “F” word. Fitness. It’s something I try to make a part of my life more than I avoid it. I discovered that Netflix Watch Instantly had a yoga video, and gave it a try without any expectations. I’m by no means a yoga expert, so I stick to very easy yoga. This video, as it happens, was extremely easy and low impact, something perfect for beginners. If they remove it from Netflix Instant, I’ll might actually buy it because the Amazon.com price is very low.

The video is “Crunch- Candlelight Yoga” with Sara Ivanhoe.Isn’t it nice that Netflix offers that? I have done the routine twice and even though I would classify the video as very easy, I still felt a sense of energy and warmth afterwards. There are some reviews on Amazon (linked above) which also speak of this feeling.

As a beginner, I felt attracted to how sincerely nonjudgmental the host, Sara, was. I was able to keep up with the moves, and this furthered my sense of accomplishment. And because I like it so much, I’ ... Read More

Plus Size Funny T-Shirts (With Funny Eco-Friendly Slogans, No Less)

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

plus size funny t shirts

I got a chance to work with Fibers.com to create a shirt. The site lets people design personalized items like T-shirts and hoodies. As the new plus size blogger for ShesSmart.com, I was asked to tackle this one since it’s not easy to find cute shirts that fit all the time.

Fibers.com lets you select different sizes and colors for men’s or women’s apparel. In terms of plus sizes, they have XL, 1X and 2X. I was surprised they didn’t have a 3X at all, while for men they offer up to a 4X.

I discovered that I didn’t like most of their pre-set designs. Hello, cheesy phrases do not make a fabulous top! So, I opted (aka had ... Read More