lifestyle · Mental Health

18 Things I learned in 2018 (…Not another New Year’s Post)

18 Things I learned in 2018 Isn't it getting a little too late for "New Years Posts?" Maybe. I've actually always hated the concept of "New Year's Resolutions." We shouldn't HAVE to wait until a New Year to push the restart button. However, it does give us a good excuse to hit it if we… Continue reading 18 Things I learned in 2018 (…Not another New Year’s Post)

Blogging · lifestyle · Money · Travel Tips

How to create a budget for 2019 & WHY you should

How to Create a Budget for 2019 & WHY You Should Introduction and Background: I've always been pretty smart and aware of my money and spending habits. Though, I'm not going to pretend like I don't spend (and sometimes blow) A LOT of money. This post isn't going to be a cookie cutter budget for just… Continue reading How to create a budget for 2019 & WHY you should

Blogging · lifestyle · Tools

How to Edit Photos | The Best Free Photo Editing Apps

How to Edit Photos As someone who runs a business creating, sharing, and essentially selling things and ideas on the internet... photos are pretty important! I want my content to be as colorful, clear, and clean as possible. I don't want anything to come off as fake or misleading - but no one wants to… Continue reading How to Edit Photos | The Best Free Photo Editing Apps

Travel · Travel Tips

Travel Packing List | My Step-by-Step Packing Strategy

Travel Packing List The first step of packing for ANY trip should include making a list. I don't care how often I travel, if I don't make a list... I will forget something. It happens every time. Sometimes, even where I make a list - I will think of something later and not add it… Continue reading Travel Packing List | My Step-by-Step Packing Strategy

fashion · Fashion/Beauty

Weekender’s Winter Edit: Cute Cold Weather Accessories!

Weekender's Winter Edit: Cute Cold Weather Accessories I haven't always been a fan of wearing "extra" cold weather accessories. BUT, I hate being cold... so here we are. Plus, they have gotten much more fashionable in the last few years. So, I have rounded up my favorite cute cold weather accessories in this post! Gloves:… Continue reading Weekender’s Winter Edit: Cute Cold Weather Accessories!

Caribbean · Sandals Resorts · Travel

Jamaica Round 2 | Sandals Ochi | Trip Recap

Sandals Ochi | Ocho Rios, Jamaica No, you are not having deja vu... and yes, I did go to Jamaica two weeks in a row. Why? The last trip (with James) was more of a business trip, and you can read about that trip here. This particular trip was planned months ago - I actually… Continue reading Jamaica Round 2 | Sandals Ochi | Trip Recap

Travel · Travel Tips

Carry-on Packing Tips | How I Pack in a Carry-on for up to a Week

Deciding Which Bags to Use: Today I am going to be sharing with you my best carry-on packing tips. The main thing that people fail to realize when trying to pack in a carry-on size suitcase is that you allowed TWO bags. Meaning, ONE rolling carry-on size suitcase and ONE "personal item". Your personal item… Continue reading Carry-on Packing Tips | How I Pack in a Carry-on for up to a Week

fashion · Fashion/Beauty · lifestyle

How to find YOUR own Personal Style

Outfit Deets | Dress: Target | Tassel Tote: Target|Watch: Jord Watches | Earrings: Target |Shoes: Dolce Vita | So, What is Personal Style? Personal style is exactly what it sounds like: A style that fits YOUR personal style, interests, and lifestyle! However, when I say style - I don't just mean fashion. I mean a style that supports your… Continue reading How to find YOUR own Personal Style

Blogging · lifestyle

What is Blogging? What’s the Point?

So, What is Blogging?? I've been blogging for about 6 months now, but I've only really been serious about it for about 2 months. I'm from a small town; I know what some people are thinking... what is blogging?! Why is she doing all this? What is the point? Honestly, there are a lot of… Continue reading What is Blogging? What’s the Point?

Travel · Washington D.C.

Washington D.C. | A One Day Itinerary Guide

A Day in Washington DC: Welcome to me One Day Washington D.C. Itinerary! There is so much to see and do in Washington DC; But I have put together an action packed plan for A Day in Washington DC! This can be used in two different ways. We spent one night in DC in order to… Continue reading Washington D.C. | A One Day Itinerary Guide