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How to Pick Out a Plus Size Halloween Costume

Ah Halloween - a holiday filled with tricks, treats & the usual dread of picking out your costume as a woman over a size 12. I, too, get sweaty palms thinking about my years of trying on the limited in-store selection of plus size costumes offered and leaving with one too many that just didn't fit quite right. But, lucky for us all, online shopping has made the quest for your perfect plus size Halloween costume so. much. easier. If you've never bought a costume online,...


Behind the Scenes: Fall Trends Photoshoot

Ahh, fall. Leaves changing color. Brisk breezes at football tailgates and festivals. Pumpkin everything. And clothes. Real, structured, cozy, layered, clothes. We couldn't be more excited for the season's change, so we're preparing by gathering our absolute favorite trends just for you! Last week, the Sonsi Team headed down to the studio to shoot some fall trend looks, put together by the one and only Reah Norman. Check out the pictures below for a sneak peek of our photo sho...


Key Lime Cheesecake Recipe

Today is National Cheesecake Day! In honor of this yummy occasion, we've got an award winning cheesecake recipe for you to try this summer.   Ingredients: 1 1/2 C Graham Cracker Crumbs 6 T Butter, melted 32 oz Cream Cheese, softened (4 bricks) 1 1/4 C White Sugar 1 T Cornstarch 4 Eggs 1 T Grated Lime Zest 2/3 C Key Lime Juice Whipped Cream and Limes for garnish   Directions: Combine graham cracker crumbs with butter. Press into bottom and pa...


Spring Clean Your Life

The start of a new season brings an urge to freshen up and clean, but while most concentrate on uncluttering closets and dusting furniture, only few use this welcoming as an opportunity for personal growth. Perhaps you should approach this year’s spring cleaning as a chance to not only clear your home, but your mind as well. Breathe In the Fresh Air Much like our homes, after a long winter we could use a good airing out. Opening the windows and doors can bring in a fres...


Facing Your Fears

I think most people have a fear of something. Fear of flying. Fear of spiders. Fear of new situations. It’s extremely rare to meet someone who doesn’t have an anxiety about something. While some fears may be necessary for us, others can consume our day to day lives and can affect our homes, our health, even our jobs. These fears form boundaries around us and keep us from living the life we were meant to live.         The truth is, un...