It’s been a minute, I know. Some major life things have happened in the last 8 months.Read More
Look. I’m not going to sugar coat it.
We need to vote.
Every. Single. One. Of. Us.
No exceptions.Read More
When the brilliant Green Day frontman Billie Joel Armstrong wrote the lyrics, “Summer has come and passed / the innocent can never last / wake me up when September ends,” I doubt he thought it would become a meme that circulated at the end of September every year. Keep reading for my thoughts on the things that have helped me get through the home stretch of the summer and on my way to the first few (still very warm) days of fall!Read More
I’ve always been the kind of person that squirms in the face of complacency and stagnation, so it’s usually this time of year (when the temperature drops to a reasonable number and I can walk outside without sweat immediately pooling on my lower back) that makes me take inventory of the things that are going well in my life and the things that could use some improvement.Read More
Every human with hair that's long enough to cover their face knows the struggle of not feeling motivated enough to actually wash their hair, but also not wanting to look like a gremlin. While some people might opt for a baseball hat or a simple half-up, half-down look, my preferred greasy hair day style is Dutch braided bangs.Read More
One of my favorite things to do when it comes to cooking is attempting to recreate my favorite food items. It presents a unique challenge to get it just right, and often I find myself making little tweaks that actually improve the dish as a whole. This is definitely true for one of my most recent ventures into the wild world of homemade pizza.Read More
I can almost taste the PSLs, smell the crisp autumn air, and feel the chunky knit sweaters. We’re so close, y’all! Here are the things that helped me get through the last full month of summer and well on my way to the beginning of fall.Read More
Thrift shopping is one of my favorite pastimes, so that's why I decided to share with you some of my go-to spots for buying second-hand and tips for how to know when you've struck gold.Read More
Have you ever found a beauty product that is the end-all-be-all of its kind? Have you ever then had said product be discontinued, leaving you feeling distraught in search of a replacement? This happened to me a few months ago when I learned that Sephora had discontinued my favorite gloss of all time, forcing me to begin the hunt for a close match.Read More
Because I usually make my coffee right before I'm headed out the door on my way to work, I prefer to drink it iced instead of hot when it's 90+ degrees outside. So this summer I've refined my on-the-go coffee recipe for mornings when I'm barely able to keep my eyes open but I'm somehow already sweating.Read More
I hate swimsuit shopping for exactly three reasons.Read More
While some people might take up gardening or go on a canoe trip to enjoy the summer season, one of my favorite things to do to once the temperatures start to rise is kick back on my balcony or lounge by the pool with a ~juicy~ novel and soak up the warm weather.Read More
If you've followed me on social media for any significant length of time, you know that one of my biggest beauty struggles is keeping my complexion matte.Read More
Where do I go when the heat is blistering and all I want to do is give my knees some exposure?Read More