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Be You, Red Stiletto Diaries May 29, 2017

Never Settle.

It’s Memorial Day. I just came home from a fun girl’s weekend in the Napa Valley, and I’m cuddled up in my bed with a big bottle of water and a fuzzy head from a weekend full of laughs, lots of wine and nothing but good, old-fashioned girlfriend time.

Be You September 19, 2016

Putting a Stop to Fat Shaming

I’ll never forget the first time I was called fat. The year was 1984 and I was walking to my locker in middle school. I remember feeling like a million bucks that day. My mom had just taken me to the Esprit flagship store in San Francisco and I was sporting my new diamond multi-colored sweater with my teal cords and my ankle boots. They had just announced the winners of the 8th grade polls and I had won “Best Looking” and “Best Body.” As I opened my locker a piece of paper dropped to the ground and to my horror, I was staring at a note with big black letters that read,

Be You August 30, 2016

Welcome to my Blog!

Hello and welcome to my very first blog post on My name is Hillary and I am so glad you found me. I’m excited to share my stories and inspiration with you. Sit down, grab a cup of coffee and enjoy this first post about why I decided to start this blog, what I hope you get out of it, and how I hope it makes you feel.

Be You August 27, 2016

May I ask for a Favor?

May I ask for a favor from you? Would you please do one thing for me that you probably rarely do for yourself (or have ever done for that matter)? Would you please take a piece of paper and a pen out and write down 5 physical attributes you love about yourself?