Finding a Minimalism That Works Best for You

Lately I've been reading a book that was recommended by Tina Bumblebee.  From reading her post and a bit of the book, I was really inspired to start de-cluttering my life, as they say, "a de-cluttered space reflects a de-cluttered mind."
I took away quite a bit from reading "The…

Harrisonburg Farmers Market

Over the weekend my friend Emily and I stopped by the farmers market in downtown Harrisonburg VA. Since the weather was so nice, it was great to get out and walk around downtown and stop by the pavilion to see what the vendors were selling at the market. It's still early in the year for a lot …

Recipe // Lucky Charm Treats!

I got a chance to spend some time with my friend Emily this weekend, and she had the bright idea to take a twist on the classic Rice Krispie Treat with my favorite breakfast cereal ever... Lucky Charms! They were SO good, and perfect for a late-night snack!
The recipe is simple, all you need is: 6 c…

A Day as a College Student - as Told by GIFs

There are two basic views of university students - those that depict college students studying nonstop, eating ramen noodles, and getting little to no sleep - and those that depict college students partying all night, consuming dangerous amounts of alcohol, and making life-ruining mistakes. I'…

I Was the Kind of Kid Who...

I was the kind of kid who was a sass queen from day one. I was not a photogenic child by a long shot, so I had to make sure I was doing something funny at all times. This my "I'm at the beach, bitches!" pose, which I am still tempted to do whenever a camera is nearby, out of pure fea…

Cruelty Free // Perfect Pastel Lipsticks for Spring

Hey all! Hope you had a great holiday weekend! I sat around with family and ate a ton of ham! Today, I'm organizing my makeup collection and stumbled across these pretty shades that have been sitting around in my lipstick drawer, neglected during the winter months. Now that spring is in season…

7 "Quick Fixes" for Anxiety + Restlessness

There's a lot of stuff that comes along with being a human being, and sometimes it's not all that pretty. Even the most positive people can get struck down by a few stray thoughts and end up wanting to stay the entire day in bed. Anxiety and restlessness can strike at any moment, whether y…

Cruelty Free // My Go-To Haircare Products

As some of you know, I took the Cruelty Free plunge last October and haven't looked back since. Going Cruelty Free has been surprisingly easy, as I can still use some of the brands I've always known and loved, but there have been some unforeseen challenges along the way. One of those strug…