Do’s & Don’ts For Surviving the Holiday Office Party

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The annual holiday office party is filled with minefields: What’s the best way to introduce yourself to the boss’s spouse? How should you recognize the accomplishments of co-workers? Is a toast appropriate? Is your cocktail dress too revealing? Will anyone notice you wore the same tuxedo pants suit last year? Speech coach, Chris Jahnke (author […]

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Daily Venus Diva is a daily lifestyle destination for plus size women featuring everything curvy girls need to live a well-rounded life! Published online by V.I.E. Thrive, our editors bring stories by, for and about women with curves; clothing and style advice; inspiration; dating and relationship advice; Beauty tips and trends; Healthy lifestyle options; Home, family, money, media, travel and much more!

How to Celebrate Thanksgiving When Your Nest is Empty

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Have your children all flown the coop with nary a look backwards? For some, Thanksgiving is pretty lonely when your own flesh and blood can’t make it home for even a brief visit. On the other hand, you might delight in your freedom from turkey tyranny. Either way, if you’re a Baby Boomers lacking nestlings […]

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Daily Venus Diva is a daily lifestyle destination for plus size women featuring everything curvy girls need to live a well-rounded life! Published online by V.I.E. Thrive, our editors bring stories by, for and about women with curves; clothing and style advice; inspiration; dating and relationship advice; Beauty tips and trends; Healthy lifestyle options; Home, family, money, media, travel and much more!

Easy, Seasonal Cocktails for Thanksgiving Dinners

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Thanksgiving is rapidly approaching and it’s time to start planning your feast. Not only do you have to plan the turkey, sides and dessert but also the cocktails to pair with them. Try these easy, seasonal cocktails from Baileys Original Irish Cream, Ketel One Vodka, Moon Mountain Organic Vodka and Ron Zacapa Rum that will […]

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About Daily Venus Diva

Daily Venus Diva is a daily lifestyle destination for plus size women featuring everything curvy girls need to live a well-rounded life! Published online by V.I.E. Thrive, our editors bring stories by, for and about women with curves; clothing and style advice; inspiration; dating and relationship advice; Beauty tips and trends; Healthy lifestyle options; Home, family, money, media, travel and much more!

Kick off Fall with a Cocktail

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October is here! Just because the temperatures are cooling down, doesn’t mean the fun has to. The cocktails below combine the perfect flavors of fall to get anyone excited for the fall season. So, gather some friends, mix up a few cocktails and warm up by a campfire. Chocolate Smores Martini 2 oz. Three-O Chocolate […]

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A Detroit, MI native, Stephanie Penn is the Editor-In-Chief of the award winning plus size fashion and lifestyle website, DailyVenusDiva.com. Stephanie has been featured on The Morning Show (Austalia) and Ebony.com. Under Stephanie’s direction DailyVenusDiva.com has been featured on CNN, The Huffington Post and Vogue. Ms. Penn has had the opportunity to partner and work with several brands and retailers including Just My Size, Igigi, City Chic and Ashley Stewart in a number of capacities. Stephanie is also a member of the planning committee for The International Fuller Woman Expo. As the only online magazine dedicated to plus size women delivering daily content, Stephanie is proud to bring the readers articles and news from experts in a number of fields.

Great Escape: Vienna, Austria

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It’s not all Weiner schnitzel here; this vibrant city is in the midst of a culinary revolution.  You’ll find an intermingling of Mediterranean influences, Kaffeehäuser (cafes) with good wine lists, and vineyard right outside the city limits.  The art scene is also extremely enticing-why not check out the world-famous Vienna Boys’ Choir?  The Emperor makes […]