The time for change is NOW!

Yesterday was truly a special day.  A former pageant sister of mine runs a local preliminary competition for the Miss New Hampshire America program. I was asked to be on the judges panel and sing the National Anthem.  This is the first time I had been back to sit in as a judge for the…

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Authentically Uncrowned

I have been thinking about this article all week.  Going back and forth with my true feelings and those of a bruised ego.  When I started the journey of pageantry at a very young age it was all about the crown, the scholarship dollars and how I looked.  I would spend hours in the gym to be…

Strength Training and Cancer

One of the most difficult things about living with cancer and its treatments is fatigue. Most patients experience fatigue that goes beyond normal tiredness. It is an overwhelming feeling that prevents a person from even wanting to get out of bed. With fatigue, everything about life is more difficult, from the necessary things like going…

Self Love on this Mantra Monday

How many of us practice self- love? How many of us makes US a priority? It’s been said a million times, but you can’t pour from an empty cup. Here are some affirmations you can practice in the mirror, to yourself, write them down, or yell it to the universe. Practice what we preach to…

Our Voices Matter

For a long time I hid a very big secret. I hid it from my parents, my friends, and my family.  I even tried hiding it from me. It was too awful to put into words, to think about, or even to accept. My memories going back to middle school is a long time to…

Meet our WCW and inspirational Boss Lady- Dr. Gretchen Frieling

I had the honor of meeting Gretchen at a charity event back in the fall. Right away we connected over ballet and family.  Gretchen is down to earth, humble and such an inspiration.  I have been following Gretchen through social media and continue to be amazed everyday with all she is doing. Not only is…

Reigniting my passion

For months I have been feeling like something is missing.  Feeling stuck, lost and just blahhhh(for lack of a better word) I have been working diligently on the Fabulously Fighting website and brand. I have been working tirelessly on my personal website and brand. And also continuing to work on my next books and all…

Meet inspiartional Role model and our WCW- Kristin Thurston

I am so excited to honor and introduce this fabulous lady and fellow warrior.  Kristin and I met through pageantry but we also share the sistehood and bond of a cancer diagnosis.  I once said to Kristin that she makes everyone she meets feel welcomed and loved. She has a pure gift of a huge…

Our Women Crush Wednesday is Kim Carrigan

Today’s WCW is none other than the amazing Kim Carrigan. I’ve watched Kim for many years on television and admired her personality, spunk, and no nonsense reporting. But it wasnt until I was crowned Miss Pink 2017, and had her as a judge that I got to meet her in person.  My admiration grew for…