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 women…

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 rods1 bag of white…

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 links…

Continuing To Be An Ally in 2021 – MLK Day

Hi Friends ~ I have been at a loss of words for so long. Dozens of times the last few months I have sat down to write with little words to share. I am not the most educated (about anything), nor the most eloquent (also about anything), but I do know that I have a…

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Amazon Valentines Day Sweaters

Valentine's Day is right around the corner! Amazon has such cute, date night at home (or a Zoom ladies night) sweaters and sweatshirts to have for the season of love!

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 his…

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 last…

What is LikeToKnowIt? Should I use it?

If you are new to following bloggers you might not be familiar with the app "LikeToKnowIt." So....what is it and should you use it?

Easy Christmas Desserts to Make This Year

Christmas in quarantine is the perfect time to have groceries delivered to your house, make yummy goodies, and then eat them while drinking a hot mocha (or a peppermint kahlua if that is more your thing).

Stocking Stuffers

As I was gathering these, I noticed online stores are quickly selling out. So, if you see something you like be sure to snag it before it's gone! I hope you find these fun, maybe silly, and perfect for stocking stuffers or small gifts. Merry Christmas! Pro Tip: For items that come in multi-packs, you…