Ode to Elegance…Ode to Eleanor

Eleanor

Eleanor

Eleanor Glaze was my father’s partner for over 20 years and, for all intents and purposes, my stepmother. On October 14th of this year, Eleanor passed away. We are all trying to deal with the loss and come to terms with it. My way is to honor her and share what Eleanor was to me. Continue reading

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About Holly Fulger

Actress, Writer and Beauty Spokesperson, Holly Fulger is on a personal mission to help women discover their inner-beauty and feel more beautiful and sexy at every age.

Reframing Beauty

New Mexico 2What does the word beauty mean to you? If you were asked, “What is beauty?” what would your answer be? Would you give an example of a beautiful woman, Continue reading

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About Holly Fulger

Actress, Writer and Beauty Spokesperson, Holly Fulger is on a personal mission to help women discover their inner-beauty and feel more beautiful and sexy at every age.

Break Some Rules and Wear Red Lipstick

photo (31)I saw this article in The Gloss the other day titled 7 Items You Should Never Wear After Age 30 Because You Are Old, Dumb And Ugly. The title made me laugh,

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About Holly Fulger

Actress, Writer and Beauty Spokesperson, Holly Fulger is on a personal mission to help women discover their inner-beauty and feel more beautiful and sexy at every age.

“See Me Peel Me”


With the sole project prompt of making the invisible visible, or bringing attention to something that rarely gets attention, my mind immediately flitted to the insidious pressure on girls and their appearances. Continue reading

Choose Your Word

Pauline Campos

Pauline Campos

I recently had the chance to hang out with Holly Fulger and friends (and fellow Speaking of Beauty contributing writers) in Holly’s home in L.A. Don’t freak out if you happen to be aware of The Cali Curse and the Me Being Banned from Ever Stepping Foot NEAR the State of California thing.

At least, not yet. I may eventually need to have a shaman clear me for seeing Holly in person, but right now Continue reading

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About Pauline Campos

Pauline Campos is founder and chief writer at Girl Body Pride, a site born from the single realization that it was her actions and her words that will determine how her own daughter will see herself in the mirror as she grows more aware of the world outside of fairy tales and princesses.

Express Yourself/What’s Your Word

Watch what Tara Windley and I did a few weeks ago, in our “Beauty Mobile,” as we went around to our friends, having them pick a word that best describes them. Express yourselves, ladies!!!!

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About Holly Fulger

Actress, Writer and Beauty Spokesperson, Holly Fulger is on a personal mission to help women discover their inner-beauty and feel more beautiful and sexy at every age.

Tales of a Sixth Grade Golden Retriever

pic for Golden Retriever BlogIn my last post, I wrote about the time two boys in my 5th grade class, Billy and Matt, told me that I was pretty.  It was the first time I’d been called pretty by someone other than my mother, and I was pretty darn excited about it.

My excitement, however, was short-lived.  Because less than a year later, something excruciating happened:

Sixth Grade. Continue reading

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About Elizabeth Chomko

ELIZABETH CHOMKO is an actor and playwright, screenwriter, and essayist.

Penny Orloff: How My Hair Has Defined Me

Penny Orloff

Penny Orloff

My mother hated her kinky, fuzzy Afro-Jew hair. The second of her four children, I inherited her slender frame, her father’s Mongol cheekbones, her memory for minutiae – and her kinky, fuzzy Afro-Jew hair.  Continue reading

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About Holly Fulger

Actress, Writer and Beauty Spokesperson, Holly Fulger is on a personal mission to help women discover their inner-beauty and feel more beautiful and sexy at every age.

What is Beauty: A Conversation with Pauline Campos & Her Six Year Old, Eliana

Because her inspiration trumps your opinion. Always.

Because her inspiration trumps your opinion. Always.

Me:

Baby? What do you think of when I say the word “beauty?”  Continue reading

Eliana Mercedes

About Eliana Mercedes

ELIANA MERCEDES is the daughter of writer Pauline M. Campos. Up until now, she has been known online simply as Buttercup. But this homeschooling first-grader is now a blogger, which means Eliana Mercedes looks better in a byline. She has no idea what that means yet and only hopes it includes the chance to adopt a baby beluga and visit Disney World one day.