the one date wonder.

I can’t be the only one who’s experienced this. It is what I oh so affectionately like to refer to as the one-date-wonder. You meet a dude, you go out on a great first date, and then you’re a freak if you ever want…

July 28, 2015

stand still in the standstill.

“You aspire to great things? Begin with little ones.” ~ Saint Augustine I used to write about how everything was changing all at once. I wrote about what life might look like after college, how terrified I was to be graduating college, and I…

July 27, 2015

I’m not a runner but…

I just signed up for a half marathon. It’s about four months from now, and I decided to do it on a whim. I know a lot of bloggers write about their fitness success after the fact, but in an effort to be brave,…

June 10, 2015

5 lessons I learned as an intern.

Summer internships are among the most important parts of college. You’re an intern during the school year at a local company, and then your goal for the summer? Landing an awesome (preferably paid) internship. I had my fair share of internships throughout my college…

June 9, 2015
Inspiration Lifestyle

take your time.

source A few weeks ago I officially started my job at a fashion (more specifically, underwear) company. I’ve been with the company since January 2014 as an intern, and after interviewing over my spring break, I accepted a position at the company as a…

June 8, 2015

the lady in leopard.

Is anyone really surprised that leopard has managed to stick around long enough to make it back to the fall runways? I’ve been on the hunt for cute leopard-y things to add to my wardrobe since last fall when they started making their comeback…

June 2, 2015

my go-to beauty products.

I’ve taken years to perfect my getting-ready routine. I remember in middle school, I use to wake up every morning at 6 (school started at 8:40) so that I could do my hair and make-up and whatever else I did and make it to…

June 2, 2015

3 things to know before getting an internship.

So a few weeks ago landed a new internship! It’s virtual so I can do it from here, but the woman I’m working for is based in NYC (!!!). I landed it on none other than and it’s been going really well so far. I’ve…

June 2, 2015
Beauty Lifestyle

DIY sugar scrub.

So, last Saturday I was really struggling with just that “Ew I feel gross” feeling. I don’t know if it was the stress from the week prior that did it, but my skin was a mess and I was in dire need of a…

June 2, 2015

pumpkin chocolate chip cake.

Going with the pumpkin kick I’ve been on this week, I spent some time in the kitchen yesterday making this delicious pumpkin chocolate chip cake from Two Peas and Their Pod. I made a few substitutions here and there (partially for health reason and partially because I forgot…

June 2, 2015