Art Update // Painted Cooler

Last summer I started painting this cooler for myself, and I just finally finished it! Being one of those people that sometimes abandons projects halfway, I knew that I had to get my act together and finish this one.
I liked the idea of sticking to a color palette, so I picked out pink, blue, yell…

I Believe // 2

Almost a year ago I wrote this post when I was going through a rough time. My dog Pepper had just passed away the week before, and naturally I was having trouble dealing with it. At a seemingly random moment that week, my roommate and I drove past this giant field of sunflowers. It was such a beau…

Why Meghan Trainor's Music is Garbage

It's a sad moment when something that could be so right goes horribly, horribly wrong. I know we've beaten the issues of All About That Bass to death, but Meghan Trainor is still not done. Not only is she "bringing booty back," she's reinforcing the ideas of internalized sexis…

What Finals Week Feels Like

Imagine waking up from a bad dream every day for a week, only that dream is your life, and there's no waking up, because you haven't slept in three days. There are no coherent moments. There is no happiness. There is only coffee and scantron sheets and 6 page essays due at midnight. There …

DIY // Anthropologie Inspired Key Holder

Ahh, anthropologie. So cute, but so freakin' outrageously expensive. Sometimes I wander around Anthropologie or Free People just to be there, taking in all the brightly colored upholstered chairs that cost more than my rent, $17 dinner plates emblazoned with woodland animals, and $49 lace tank …

10 Random Facts About Me

Hey everyone! I've been working on my about page lately and these are some of the things that I thought up while figuring out how to summarize myself. I'd love to hear some facts about you as well, and learn about anything we may have in common :)
1. I've always wanted to work at an ice…