DECEMBER 10, 2018
MY 27th BIRTHDAY BUCKET LIST!
Some of us have an internal bucket list we occasionally think about around birthdays and New Years. Often I find writing them down is a good start to actually accomplishing them, but having a deadline even more actionable. So this year, as I’m on the subway commuting to a meeting I'm reflecting on what my heart is yearning to check off it’s bucket list in this next year & sharing it with you!
DECEMBER 7, 2018
WE’RE DATING… BUT… ARE WE “THERE” YET?
WHEN IS TOO SOON TO SEND A HOLIDAY CARD?
Three months? Six months? One year?
How long do you have to be together before sending out a holiday card as a couple?
Let me tell you… learn from my mistake & read today’s post! 😝And for those of you who are ready to send them out - here are my favorite templates from Mixbook ✨
NOVEMBER 27, 2018
HOW TO MAINTAIN AN ORGANIZED HOME
3 SECRET TIPS YOU HAVEN’T HEARD BEFORE
Organizing your home doesn’t have to be a challenge! I worked with Neat Method to categorize and declutter my closet and I’ve already seen the impact this has had on my home and life. Here are 3 secret tips to maintaining organization - so you can feel the AhHhhh of walking into a nice home too 🙌
NOVEMBER 23, 2018
CYBER WEEK DEALS ARE HERE!
Hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! Now that Cyber Sales are in full swing - I’m sharing some of my favorite finds on sale. Hope you enjoy!
NOVEMBER 19, 2018
MAKE THIS HOLIDAY EXCEPTIONAL
WITH THE WARM GIFT OF NESPRESSO
After welcoming the VertuoPlus Nespresso machine into our home, our kitchen has become quite the Parisian Café. Each festive & convenient capsule leaves guests lingering and I cherish that people feel at home here. Because I love mine so much, I’m wrapping one up for someone I love! Nespresso makes an outstanding gift for any coffee lover… are you ready to GIFT THE EXCEPTIONAL!? ✨
NOVEMBER 15, 2018
NEW BROOKLYN APARTMENT TOUR!
Moving into a new apartment or looking for some new furniture pieces? Here’s how I decorated my new Brooklyn apartment. Welcome home!
NOVEMBER 14, 2018
PERSONALIZED GIFTS FOR HER
Great job for getting ahead on your gifting! I find personalized gifts take the longest time to be made and shipped, so wanted to give you a list of my TOP 5 PERSONALIZED GIFTS this holiday season first. Happy shopping 😊
NOVEMBER 7, 2018
STYLE THE DSW SHOES
WHICH FALL LOOK IS BEST?
🍂Anyone else having too much fun layering up this fall? 🍂Keeping in the spirit of this stylish season, I thought I’d let you all choose which look is best with DSW’s trendiest shoes. It’s time to let your inner style critic do the “walking” - and let the fall face-off begin!
OCTOBER 20, 2018
BEST FALL DAY TRIPS
OUTSIDE OF NEW YORK CITY
🎃Pumpkin Patches, 🍎Apple Orchards, 🌽Corn Mazes, & 👻Haunted Houses… oh MY!
Looking to leave the City? Stop by these favorite spots for New Yorkers for guaranteed fall fun 🍂
OCTOBER 11, 2018
MY OLAY 28-DAY CHALLENGE RECAP
The end, but really just the beginning! Just finished the Olay 28-Day Challenge and I am so grateful for this newly formed habit of taking care of my skin. Come check out my entire skincare journey in today’s post ✨
OCTOBER 1, 2018
TWO BRAIDS I WEAR WHEN I WANT TO
FEEL MY MOST CONFIDENT
When it comes to starting a new chapter, I always want to feel my most confident. One way I feel my most confident is to change up my typical hairstyle by adding a braid. Check out these two looks if you’re looking for some inspo!
SEPTEMBER 30, 2018
A WEEKEND GETAWAY TO
Ready for a memorable getaway that isn’t far from your doorstep? Plan a trip to the historic city of Richmond, Virginia for a trendy weekend of sipping on rooftops, walking historic streets, and foodie crawling from brunch to dinner.
September 24, 2018
FALL HAS ARRIVED!
The leaves are changing which means so does our wardrobe! 🍂 Sharing my favorite cozy sweater dress and a bunch more fall items in this post. Come take a peek
SEPTEMBER 23, 2018
MY FIRST APARTMENT IN NYC
THE YOUNG. BROKE. UPTOWN GIRL
Thinking about moving to New York City?
Wondering where to live… how much does it cost… how should you budget?
Here are the top 10 questions that will help you get a better idea of what living in The City is like…
HOW WE MET
It’s been one year, finally sharing our story ✨
September 15, 2018
MONTHLY MUST HAVES:
STUDIO APARTMENT DECOR
Looking to make your studio apartment more homey? Check out these finds for a calming space ✨
AUGUST 30, 2018
3 WAYS TO KICK OFF YOUR DAY
WITH A POSITIVE START
For those of us that live life on the go, your morning can impact how you feel the rest of the day. So here are 3 simple ways to start your day on a positive note.
August 15, 2018
DSW STYLE SQUAD AUGUST PICKS
I have an exciting announcement on today’s post 🙊! Grateful the the DSW team & these babes for thinking of me, starting today I'll be able to share with you all a first look a the latest DSW styles each season.
August 13, 2018
HIS & HERS EXPRESS JEANS - THE PERFECT FIT!
Finding a denim fit isn’t always easy… but when it comes to jeans, Express has the perfect pair waiting for you. Check out which styles Nick’s athletic build and my shapely bum prefer, as we take a walk down memory lane.
JULY 30, 2018
5 TIPS FOR MAKING THE PERFECT PHOTO BOOK
Capturing memories is fun! But printing & organizing them... not so much.
Well, I 've got a surprise for you guys... Making a photo book doesn’t have to be daunting anymore… with artfully designed templates by Mixbook. Come check out the stunning hardcover photo album I made for Nick of our Europe trip earlier this year. Plus… I’m also sharing 5 Tips for Making the Perfect Photo Album!
JUNE 28, 2018
THE BLOG SWEAT TEST
5 QUESTIONS YOU SHOULD ASK YOURSELF BEFORE BECOMING A BLOGGER
So you are interested starting your own blog - this is so exciting! You should totally listen to that little creative voice in your head wanting a platform that is all your own. With many questions about my personal blogging journey, I've teamed up with Secret Clinical Strength Deodorant to share more! I also made a Blog Sweat Test below to help you guys figure out if you are ready to get started on your own brand!
June 25, 2018
GET IT IN GINGHAM
I can honestly say... the only "high" I get is from finding something adorable on sale. 🙈Find this adorable dress & many more adorable gingham options for Fourth of July or your next weekend trip.. all in this post.
JUNE 12, 2018
THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING SILLY
You might think being silly is just for kids, but that light-hearted carefree feeling can actually be good for you and your relationships. There definitely is a time and place for "adulting", but being serious all of the time can lead to an unhealthy heaviness... and you don't want that. Find out the reasons you need a extra scoop of silly in your day and also three games you can play to facilitate some fun.
MAY 24, 2018
LOST & WANDER THIS SUMMER
It's almost summer! Before you put the rooftop down and turn up the radio, I wanted to share one of my favorite summer labels I stumbled upon. Lost & Wander has adorable silhouettes made for women seeing adventure. I’ve selected some of my favorite styles from their collection - come check them out ☀️
May 8, 2018
5 WAYS TO PAMPER MOM THIS MOTHER'S DAY
Time to celebrate the woman who taught you how to be strong and independent. For those of you that are looking for an extra special way to say - You're amazing Mom & I love you - here is a little list of… 5 Ways to Pamper Your Mom this Mother's Day
APRIL 26, 2018
A WEEKEND OF LUXURY IN SOUTHERN SPAIN
NOBU HOTEL MARBELLA
With summer just on the horizon, you might be looking into locations for your next escape... please look no further than Marbella! If I could recommend anywhere in the entire world it would be this quaint town during a tour around Spain. Grazing the southern coast, you'll find a sunny oasis with turquoise waters, premium dining, luxury shopping, night life and much more.
MARCH 23, 2018
WE MADE IT TO LONDON!
The spring florals may have arrived in this popular shopping district, but since the weather hasn't caught up yet - sharing my go-to travel coat
MARCH 9, 2018
Top 5 Things To Do in New York City
& the best ways to enjoy them
From first-timers to fifth-timers, I'm sharing the best of what New York has to offer and their hidden gems no one's telling you about...
February 1, 2018
28 DAYS OF FITNESS - WIN A YEAR'S SUPPLY OF...
Anyone else need a little more motivation these days to work out? For the past few months I’ve put fitness on the back burner to coffee dates, late night work sessions, and that infamous feeling of, “I’ll start next Monday.” This February, I’m partnering with Tampax Pearl Active and Walgreen’s - committing to 28 Days of Fitness! Would love for you to join me as we give away a year's supply of...
DECEMBER 15, 2017
BURT'S BEES LAUNCHES A NATURAL BEAUTY COLLECTION
Makeup that complements you so much, it'll make you blush. I’ve teamed up with Burt's Bees to share all of the beauty products I used to achieve this natural makeup look. They didn't leave anything out of their makeup.. well unless it's synthetic of course.
DECEMBER 2, 2017
ADORABLE CUSTOM CHRISTMAS CARDS
FOR EVERY BUDGET
Can you believe it's already time to mail out Christmas Cards? Picking a photo and printing a quality card in time without it being too expensive can be the biggest lump of coal. To makes things easier this year, I've teamed up with Walmart to share some beautiful Christmas cards that are shockingly affordable.
NOVEMBER 22, 2017
A TRADITION OF GIVING
L'OCCITANE GIFTS SETS FOR GOOD
Like my family, L'Occitaine has a tradition of giving during the holiday season. Today I'm excited to share two luxurious L’Occitane Shea Butter Collection Gift Sets that contribute to making a difference in the lives of children.
NOVEMBER 19, 2017
READY, SET, LET'S HOLIDAY PARTY
This holiday season is about self-expression & I kind of feel like standing out! Sharing this adorable metallic mini from Express - perfect for dancing until closing time. Oh and if you're running late... like I most likely am... throw on this wool cocoon coat to protect you from the frigid cold.
Shop the complete look below or use code 2229 to receive $25 off your in-store purchase of $100+ - now thru 12/15!
OCTOBER 20, 2017
SLOW DOWN WITH RITUALS COSMETICS
A VISIT TO AMSTERDAM
Along with 32 bloggers from around the world, my girlfriend Brittany and I boarded a flight to discover the meaning of "self love" and how we can bring it home in our little daily rituals. Come check out the trendiest restaurant in Amsterdam along with a few other surprises.
October 3, 2017
3 STEPS TOWARD AN ORGANIZED HOME
& WHY I ASKED FOR HELP
Growing up most of us are taught how to clean our room, but we were never taught how to organize it. Analyzing a space and picturing the most efficient way it can be used isn't a gift everyone has and is exactly why I called a professional.
September 10, 2017
HOW TO HAVE A BACHELOR INSPIRED SPA NIGHT
The rose has been a symbol of love for centuries and carries a subtle floral note... what a better scent to help you unwind. The British brand Organic Doctor® makes an amazing collection of Rose Otto skincare products with firming and smoothing qualities for our little at home spa night. With that, I'm sharing 6 steps to creating the perfect Bachelor inspired night of relaxation..
AUGUST 30, 2017
A MORNING OF RESTORATION WITH MOROCCAN OIL
August 1, 2017
WHAT PRO BEAUTY TOOLS DO I USE?
Upgrading the tools you use every day can make a big difference in styling, but it doesn't have to be expensive. From the dry to the curl, I'm breaking down what PRO Beauty Tools I use... and why you'll love them too!