Gift Wrapping and DIY Gift Tags

The Holidays are my favorite time of year. Gift giving is the perfect way of letting someone know that you truly care and picked out something just for them. Below, see how I transform ordinary packages into personalized pieces of art in only a few easy steps! What you'll need: Solid Color Wrapping Paper Rolls… Continue reading Gift Wrapping and DIY Gift Tags


Pops of Pink: Winter Accessories

The Midwest winters are rough! It's often that I find myself waking up on a dark winter morning only to be greeted with a foot of snow and freezing rain. Then I have to force myself out of my warm cozy bed and walk to the train station in negative degree wind chill. But, with… Continue reading Pops of Pink: Winter Accessories


Winter White

Winter White is one of my favorite trends. There’s something about white paired with neutrals that is just so elegant and clean looking. I added my Pink Trench Coat to offset the monochromatic tones. This Cowl-Neck Cable Knit Sweater is sooo cozy. You can't see the criss-cross detail on the bell sleeves so I linked… Continue reading Winter White


Your Galentine’s Day Guide

According to Leslie Knope, February 13th is Galentine’s Day, "the day for ladies to celebrate ladies." Whether you're hosting or attending, see below for some great ideas to take your Galentine's celebrations up a notch. Decorations If you’re hosting, here’s some great decorating tips to bring the theme of the evening together. DIY Banner  … Continue reading Your Galentine’s Day Guide


DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

For me, when it comes to gift giving for your significant other, Birthdays and Christmas are the holidays to celebrate them and to get them something they really want. Then, Anniversaries and Valentine’s Day are occasions to celebrate your relationship and do something sentimental. I like to do this by either making something from scratch… Continue reading DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas


My Go-To Makeup Look

My go-to makeup look is warm, dewy, and natural. I mainly wear this look when I go out but with a few tweaks you can tone it down for everyday too. See below for my makeup routine and links to shop the products that I'm absolutely loving right now! Step 1: Primer Products bareMinerals Prime… Continue reading My Go-To Makeup Look

Health and Fitness

What I’m Eating to Stay Healthy in the New Year

I’m not one for strict diets and obsessive calorie counting. Life is all about balance. I believe that if you can stay healthy for the most part then you can let loose every now and again-- because pizza and fries are pretty much essential for living... and cheese curds... and spin dip. I just booked… Continue reading What I’m Eating to Stay Healthy in the New Year