Thanks to thredUP for sponsoring this post! I love getting clothes for a great deal! At the end of June, Ty and I packed up our entire Chicago apartment and set off on a whirlwind adventure. With just a carry on each of clothes, we boarded the plane to Africa. We strategically packed, making sure… [Read More]
Looking good doesn't have to cost a fortune.
This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Dove, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #pmgdove #DovePartner #EssentialUpgrade http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV When I downsized my closet earlier this year, I really took the time to decide what pieces made me feel great and got rid of the ones… [Read More]
After reading “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” and purging our apartment, I’ve really changed my mindset when it comes to stuff. What are the reasons you hold onto your things? I used to have a whole bag of buttons just in case one ever fell off a shirt (FYI: I’ve probably sewn on 3 buttons… [Read More]
I have a thing for “mom clothes”. I’m 26 and kids aren’t even on my radar, yet I feel like my wardrobe is consistently filled with items and brands that are targeted at middle aged women with teenagers. Case and point: this crew neck sweatshirt. On my recent visit to Maine, Ty and I made a trip to Freeport,… [Read More]
Do you remember when you first started wearing makeup? I was in 7th grade and had to wear stage makeup for our musical “Fiddler on the Roof”. After that, I convinced my mom to let me get my own, and I was hooked! Do you know what else I remember? Caking on the foundation and… [Read More]