About Stephanie

Everything that Stephanie Penn does is done with purpose. Uplifting and encouraging those around her is what keeps her motivated. Her personal mission is simple, “I’m blessed, now it’s time to bless others.” As the Editor-In-Chief of, a website dedicated to empowering plus size women, Stephanie's responsible for articulating the vision for the daily online magazine and its content, tools and online community. Her blogging contributions include The Huffington Post,, and
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Shouldn’t We Respect Pregnant Women & Their Fragile State?

Society has a problem. A major problem. Anytime news outlets and pop culture fans deem it okay to talk about pregnant women and their children in a negative way, there’s a definite issue. While perusing the internet I stumbled upon this article on the In the article the author calls out Kim Kardashian for […]

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“It Doesn’t Matter What You Wear,” he said, “You Can’t Cover Yourself Up.”

When it comes to fashion I consider myself somewhat of a rebel … Not a rebel in the sense of being a fashion daredevil or pushing the envelope by wearing shocking items. For the most part I play it safe but from time to time I like to walk on the wild side. And at […]

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Loving Detroit, Regardless

When I’m not working my 9 to 5 job, I’m the Editor-In-Chief of, a lifestyle website dedicated to plus size women. As the editor, I’ve been given the opportunity to attend and participate in a number of fashion shows, conferences and panel discussions throughout the country. The women who I spend my days with […]

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