Monthly Archives: September 2016

The Day I Crossed My Legs Again

I don’t know how many women have been the “big girl” and “thick” in many places. I have been that thick girl for years and years. The outside has never made me, although my outside is fabulous and fluffy. I … Continue reading

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Party Like It’s 1999

My blog name PurplePearls came, in part, from my love of all things purple. I have always loved it, even as a child. One of my great life finds was my first set of purple colored pearls. Being a southern … Continue reading

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Going Away Breakfast, Going Away Lunches AND Welcome Snacks

What a sticky course to navigate! You cannot take a person that has eaten everything sweet, sticky, fattening and greasy, then give them a free ticket to eat on someone else’s dime. I used to think that. As I transitioned … Continue reading

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What You Talkin Bout Willis?

Gary Coleman was famous for his cute chubby cheeks as one of the cast members, Arnold, on Different Strokes. His brother on the show was named Willis and whenever Willis would say something where Arnold would take exception to the … Continue reading

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