Thoughts On The First Trimester

If you don’t follow me on Instagram or Twitter, you may have missed the big news… we’re having a baby! Obviously I’ve had a lot of feelings in regards to this, so I figured the blog would be as good of a place as any…

April 16, 2018

Universal Thread Try-On Session

When I lived in Texas I almost exclusively shopped at J. Crew and Madewell. Mostly out of ease (they were right across the street from my office) but also because I found their tees, jeans, and tanks the perfect fit for my on-the-go (and…

February 21, 2018
BB&T Ballpark

10 Can’t-Miss Shows in Charlotte This Summer

If you haven’t been around me or the blog for a while, you might not know that when I lived in Texas (2012-16) I worked for a live music venue. I probably averaged at least 30 concerts per year. Live music became part of…

February 19, 2018
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Ten Things To Do in The Woodlands, TX

This post is sponsored by The Woodlands Resort and Conference Center, but all thoughts and opinions are my own! If you’ve been around the blog for a while now, you’ll remember that Nick and I moved back to the Charlotte in 2016. Before that,…

December 6, 2017

Feminist Gift Guide

I don’t know about you, but there are so many gift guides floating around right now and sometimes I think, “wow, none of this stuff is me!” So, I decided to make my own style of gift guides, starting with my Harry Potter Gift Guide…

November 20, 2017