Shop Small Businesses – Spring Edition

Spring is here! I am so excited for spring weather. As you know, supporting small businesses is one of my all time favorite things to do. Reference this blog post next time you are shopping! 🙂 (Pictures found on this post are not my own. They have been sent to me by the business owner,Continue reading “Shop Small Businesses – Spring Edition”

Hashtags to follow to Diversify your Feed – Black History Month 2021

I LOVE Black History Month. Why? Because it’s everyone’s history! Originating as a week to celebrate the black accomplishments that were undermined due to slavery, segregation, (and humanities complete failure of recognizing black lives as valuable), we now get to take a month to highlight and celebrate, the incredible accomplishments of black men and womenContinue reading “Hashtags to follow to Diversify your Feed – Black History Month 2021”

Easy Treats to Make for Valentines Day

Valentines Day 2021 is going to be the ultimate date night in for my family so I thought it would be fun to try a few home made goodies this year. Here are my favorite fast and easy treats to make for Valentine’s day. Chocolate Dipped Pretzels Ingredients: 1 bag pretzel rods 1 bag ofContinue reading “Easy Treats to Make for Valentines Day”

Valentines: Gifts for Her

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Here are some of my favorite online shops at the moment. Some big name brand, some BIPOC owned, and some small shops I am friends, or friends of friends with! Be sure to check out my Liketoknow.it for more fashion specific gift items (commissionable). (Some of these linksContinue reading “Valentines: Gifts for Her”

5 Tips for Surviving (and thriving) in Grad School

“How do I survive grad school?” This week I begin one of my last semesters of graduate school – Queue the bubbly! The end is so close, yet so far. As I enter my last few months, my husband is starting a journey of being a full time grad student. Our conversations about what hisContinue reading “5 Tips for Surviving (and thriving) in Grad School”

Road Trip Essentials

To shop everything for a fun road trip, click here. The best part of 2020 was time spent with my family. We decided to collectively shelter in place at my parents because they have wonderful amenities and great trails to go running, plus their company which was the icing on the cake. BUT this lastContinue reading “Road Trip Essentials”