Top 10 Pool Essentials Roundup

Happy Tuesday Friends! I can’t tell you the last time I posted on the blog two days in a row! With the summer quickly approaching, I am so excited I’ll get to be spending more with the blog! I seriously love putting together outfits, writing up posts, and all the other fun stuff that comes…

Top 10 Poolside Reads

Happy Tuesday!  It has been a minute since I’ve shared a new post on the blog and what better way to start back up than to share a couple of my favorite books! I am a sucker for a good beach read. Something kind of mindless and fun that allows me to escape the craziness…

Winter Shoes with DSW

Happy Friday Friends! The work week is (almost) done and I think we can all agree that the only thing better than strolling into the weekend is new shoes! I have always been a shoe girl….even when I was little, I would always play in my mom’s high heels. Now as a grown-up type person,…

Little Blackberry Drink

Happy (almost) weekend friends!! Who here is ready for the weekend??? This week has definitely been dragging and I cannot wait for the weekend to rest and relax a little. Most weekends for my typically include a drink or two (you all know I love my wine!) but after creating this new Mocktail this week,…

Christmas Treats

Happy Christmas Eve Eve! Today I am heading out to St. Louis to spend Christmas with my family and I am so excited! Last year, I skipped the travel because of the C word, but this year now that I’m vaxed and boosted, I can wait to spend the holiday with them! With Christmas just…

Fall Sweater Dresses

Happy Thursday Friends! It is finally feeling like fall here in central Ohio and I am absolutely loving it! Comfy leggings, cozy sweatshirts, and fun sweater dresses…is there really anything better?! Well sweater dresses are by far my favorite fall wardrobe item so I’ve rounded up some of my absolute favorites! Nordstrom Dresses Express Dresses…

White Sweater Roundup

Happy Monday Friends! We’re about halfway through September and even though the temps got near 90 degrees, all that’s on my mind is SWEATERS!! If you’re like me, and want to find a timeless piece that you can wear again and again, check out my roundup of white sweaters from 5 different retailers that you…

Breakfast Bake

Happy Tuesday Friends, I am back at it today at work after a very much needed long weekend! My parents came to visit too which made it that much better. We had the best time catching up, and of course enjoying some great food and drinks. Before they headed back though to STL, I made…

Self-care Sunday- Arbonne Eye Cream

Happy Sunday Friends! Being back at work, Self-care Sunday is that much more important! Taking time to take care of myself, as well as my skin, is exactly what I need before heading into a busy work week! Before I share any product here or on Instagram, I always like to make sure I've used…

Fall Sweater Roundup

Happy Tuesday Friends! It has been a hot minute since I've posted here on the blog! Between my trips this summer, grad school classes, and now being back teaching, time has absolutely flown! Speaking of time flying, even thought we're getting temps in the 90s this week, we'll blink and we'll be in the throws…

Vegas Food Guide

Happy Thursday Friends! Getting back from Vegas on Sunday, I still feel a bit discombobulated. Between the time change and just the whirlwind that Vegas is, I feel like I’m lucky I know the days of the week right now! I suppose that’s one of the risks of travel, but thankfully the benefits of travel…

Frosè Recipe

Happy Monday friends!! I am officially done with teaching for the 2020-21 school year (also known as the LONGEST year ever!!) which means summer is here and it is time to celebrate! Every celebration needs a yummy drink and since it’s summertime that means it is Frosè season! A yummy Frosè, or frozen rosè, has…

Teacher Style Box

Happy Monday Friends! The light at the end of the tunnel that is the 2020-21 school is in sight and you guys, I am pretty pumped! Even in-spite of the craziness that has been the past year, I can honestly say, this has been one of the best school years yet. I started working in…

Cinco de Mayo Faves

Happy Tuesday Friends! Remember last year when Cinco de Mayo fell on Taco Tuesday? If you were like me, you attempted to order out but to no avail because EVERYONE it felt like was getting take out from every place that served tacos and margs. Well, this year I'm going into Cinco de Mayo a…

Easy Summer BBQ Menu

Happy Sunday Friends! We are officially in the final month of school which means I have summer on the brain! This past week, I ended up joining a local country club just to have access to their adult pool with a swim up bar and I do not regret it one bit! After last summer…

Jackets for Spring

Happy Tuesday Friends! It’s springtime in Ohio which means one day it is sunny and warm, then the next is cold and dreary. While the weather may not be predictable here, we can at least look cute trying to keep up! I’ve rounded up some of my favorite jackets for spring below. Everything from classic…

White Dress Roundup

Happy Thursday Friends! This week has been a dream when it comes to weather! We've had a few days of temps around the 60s and all I can think about is how spring and summer are just around the corner! This time of year for many is often super busy and is top time of…

Easy Stromboli with Evolve

Happy Sunday Friends! When I first started my blog, I had originally thought I'd focus primarily on food. My idea was I could share my favorite restaurants and recipes! Things have obviously evolved, but I still love sharing both of those and have been working harder to share more of my fave recipes! One recipe…

One Piece Swim Roundup

Happy Saturday Friends! The temps may be a little cooler this weekend here in Columbus, but the sunshine and clear blue skies have me thinking all about the warm days to come! Last summer I'll admit was a bit of a bum deal because my apartment's pool choose not to open because of COVID, so…

Xeomin with the Skin Clique

Happy Monday Friends! This week is a busy one so don't mind me thinking about all the self-care I'm about to get into once the weekend rolls around! Speaking of self-care though, unless you're new around here, you probably know that I am a sucker for a good skincare product or anything really that helps…

Maxi Dress Roundup

Happy Tuesday Friends! We’ve got another snow day here in Columbus and while I love being able to sleep in, one of these days I’d like to see my kids on a Tuesday! Anywho, having an extra day off means I’m taking advantage of the time and getting out another blog post centered all around…

Denim Jacket Roundup

Happy Tuesday everyone! Another snow day here in Columbus which means lots of time for me to relax, sip my coffee, and maybe a little online shopping. While these surprise days off are certainly nice, I am certainly ready for warmer days! I for one would trade this day off for some 60 degree temps…

Spanx Styling

Happy Hump Day Friends! Half way through the week and I am eager for the weekend! Not that I do too much anymore, but there is something about not having to set an alarm on the weekends that just makes me smile! For a while now, I have been saying I would share a fun…

Sweatshirt Roundup

Happy Thursday Friends! We are officially one week into 2021 and while all of the problems from 2020 may not be fixed, at least the the world hasn't exploded. With each passing day, I become more optimistic that "normal" isn't too far away. Friends and family report they're receiving their COVID vaccine and I shouldn't…

Goals for 2021

Happy First Monday of 2021!! I'll admit, I probably have never been this excited for a Monday before in my life, but knowing that we're in a new year full of opportunities, I can't help but smile. 2020 was a helluva year, that's for sure. While I will always be able to look back on…

Pink Lily Sweater Faves

Happy Christmas Eve Friends! While there's just a few hours left until Christmas and just days remaining in 2020, the winter months have just begun which means sweater weather is in full force! Today I am rounding up my top five sweater faves from one of my favorite retailers: Pink Lily! They always have so…

Black Friday Sales

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Holiday Gift Guide: Kitchen Gadgets

Happy Friday All! We made through another week and boy was it ever a week! We are that much closer to Christmas and all I can say is Hallelujah!! Today I have rounded up a few of my favorite gadgets for the kitchen. Everything from hand mixers to blenders to the every coveted KitchenAid Mixer.…

Holiday Gift Guide: Baking

Happy Saturday Friends! It may not even be the end of October yet, but you better believe the Holiday Spirit is alive and well in my household! It is taking all my willpower to not put up my tree, so instead I'm sharing my first Gift Guide of the Holiday Season! Baking has always been…

Graphic Tee Round Up

Happy Monday Friends! No matter the season, a cute graphic tee is one of my favorite ways to mix up a simple look and turn it into something a little more trendy or quirky. Over the past few years, I've developed quite the graphic tee collection and the love for these fun wardrobe pieces doesn't…

Arbonne-Skin Elixir

Unless you’re new around here, you know I am all about skin care and am determined to look and feel young for as long as humanly possible! One of the ways I’m hopefully achieving that goal is by using some of the best bristly products out there, including the Arbonne Skin Elixir! This little powder…

Collagen Faves!

About two years ago, at the ripe old age of 26, I made the conscious decision to make my skin and hair a bigger priority. In my early twenties, I treated my skin like I’d be young and live forever and it was starting to dawn on me that if I didn’t make some changes…

Nordstrom Sale Faves: Accessories

Happy Saturday Friends, Two blog posts in one day, who am I?! Just over a week till those with the highest card level (Icon) can begin shopping the NSale and it is safe to say that everyone, regardless of card level, is pretty pumped! Thank goodness though I am still on Summer Break because scrolling…

Nordstrom Sale Faves: Women’s Clothing

Happy Saturday Friends, It's the most wonderful time of the year! No, not Christmas, although that'll be here before you know it! It's NSale time again! The Nordstrom Sale is just a few days away, at least for those with Icon Nordstrom Card Status, and the items included in the sale this year are live…

One Year with Tula

Happy Wednesday Friends! I feel like lately I have been going through phases of having lots of new blog posts for a week or so and then going MIA on them for another few weeks. One of these days I'll get a solid routine down! Anyways, July marks a big month! Not only are half…

Isle of Paradise

Happy Tuesday Friends! Summer is officially here and so far it is off to a pretty great start! I am getting into the swing of things with the "new normal" as people are saying and so far, not so bad. I say that now while on summer break, but I know once the school year…