Surrounding Yourself with Beauty is Important

Surrounding Yourself with Beauty is Important

When I went to look at colleges, my parents had something very important they stressed to me. They, of course, wanted me to pick a place with great academics and somewhere I could find opportunities and paths to take in my career. But they also emphasized the importance of being happy wherever you are. I [...]

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The Denim Switcheroo

The Denim Switcheroo

You know me and my denim... I can never get away; but I can switch it up! For my look today I put denim on top. Pairing my Madewell cold shoulder top with my white distressed jeans, I pieced together a unique look with classic garments. With the top being the focal point of the [...]

May/June Favorites

May/June Favorites

So May was a busy month, between getting out of school, working full time, running back to Chicago to get my visa for when I go to France and more. So I had very little time to try out any new products, however, a few things became my ride or die products/reads. My hair is [...]

Your Face… But BETTER

Your Face… But BETTER

I am a big advocate for the 'no makeup' makeup look and I am always on the lookout for products that will accentuate my natural features without being over the top. So I have picked out three categories that I feel are the best features to make stand out: lips, lashes and skin. LIPS My [...]

Haul and Try On

Haul and Try On

It is 90 degrees everyday here in Charleston and, being from Chicago, was not prepared for the heat. more than half my wardrobe is composed of sweaters and pants. So I needed to pick up some pieces that I could wear in the heat of summer in Charleston. I figured I would try them on [...]

Finding Balance and Staying Motivated

Finding Balance and Staying Motivated

This past semester was very difficult for me. I was struggling to keep my head above the ocean of schoolwork while being in treatment for an eating disorder and working part time. I found it difficult to stay motivated when I was so anxious and stressed all the time. But I found my way out [...]

How To: Summer Denim

How To: Summer Denim

I have a lot of jeans. A LOT of jeans. And I hate for them to go to waste when the weather gets warmer and I turn to dresses and shorts. However, I have been struggling to find summer-y ways to wear jeans because I can't wear shorts to work. But I have found that [...]