self love: 2016 challenge

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If you know me personally, or have been following my blog for some time, you will know that I have always struggled with my weight and my self-image. Since the first time I was called fat in grade 2, at a mere 60 lbs, all the way up to my highest weight of 175 in 2013, there has never been a time that I have felt comfortable in my own skin. 2016 is the year I am going to change that.  Continue reading “self love: 2016 challenge”

Top 10 Things That Have Made Me Smile

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Hello mes amis. It looks like I’m back into my same old habit of being MIA for months on end here at All The Amusement. For that, I am sorry. Life just has its way of getting busy, and usually the first thing to fall off my to-do list is writing. In order to get back on track, I’ve decided to do a really light-hearted ’round-up’ post of sorts to tell you about the top 10 things that have made me smile since I last wrote:  Continue reading “Top 10 Things That Have Made Me Smile”


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Hearts: they’re important. Construction paper cut-outs and sparkly diamond pendants say, “I love you.” In the depths of your chest, you can feel your heart flutter with a first kiss. You can feel it break and ache with loss. Hearts feel things. It’s weird to think that not only do they have the stress of manifesting all these emotions, they also have the responsibility of keeping us alive.  Continue reading “heart-throb”