The Grass is Greener… 3000 Miles Away?

Happy Farmer’s Market season! It’s been so nice to see the sun shine again and get outside to the fresh air. I have been thinking about something a lot lately, and I figured this was a good place to write about it. So, here we go: I think it’s always tempting to compare ourselves to […]

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Tips for Keeping a Journal

One of my favorite ways to practice self care is to keep a journal. (If you’ve been on my blog before, you know I am a huge advocate for self care. Check out this post, and this one for more!) However, keeping a journal was always sort of difficult task for me because I would […]

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New Obsession: Beautycounter

If you read my most recent post about feeling good while staying at home, you would recall that one of my daily “rules” is to put on makeup every day. I genuinely believe in the saying, “If you look good, you’ll feel good,” and I try to live that motto out daily. In my never-ending […]

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How to Feel Good While Staying Home

How is it already the end of January? I feel as though the first month of 2021 just whizzed by! I took a bit of a social media hiatus these past few weeks to focus on myself, develop personal growth goals for the new year, and get ready for my last semester of graduate school. […]

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Eating Organically Shouldn’t Break the Bank

I was recently having a conversation with a friend about organic versus non-organic food and, naturally, the question of cost came up. If you’ve bopped around my blog a bit you would probably see that I write about organic food often and eating “well” is something that I am passionate about. (Just to clarify: when […]

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Welcoming 2021…

I cannot believe that we are already more than a week into the new year and so much has already happened. I think everyone was hoping that 2020 would end and with it all of the insanity that the year brought. Unfortunately, viruses, ideas, arguments, etc., do not have some sort of expiration date. I […]

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My Favorite Over-the-Counter Hand Creams for Cracked Winter Skin

As many of you probably know, autumn is my favorite season and while I am sad to see if pass by I am equally as excited about the upcoming winter season. Winter is my second favorite season of the year and I love snow, cozy hot coffees, sweater weather, etc. Despite my love for winter […]

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Amazon Stocking Stuffers for Her Under $10

Time for a quick back story: my family never did stockings at Christmas. For some reason our stockings growing up were only for show. They were never a part of our Christmas tradition. My mother neatly hung them up on the fireplace mantle every year and we admired them as decoration. …and then my husband […]

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How to Pick Out the Perfect Glasses for You

Last week I wrote a post about reorganizing my life a bit, and one of the first things I did is schedule an appointment to get new glasses. My current glasses were old and out of style. I have been saying for months that I needed new glasses so I did just that. I don’t […]

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Tips for Keeping Your Agenda Organized Around the Holidays

Earlier this week I wrote about re-organizing my life, and one of the first things I decided to do was organize my agenda and OMG! I feel like a literal weight has been lifted off of my shoulders. I do not know about anyone else, but if my plans and to-do lists are not in […]

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