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My Spring Shopping Wish List (Everything’s Under $100!)

What better way to break into Spring than with a little Spring wish list! For all my sunny readers who are still experiencing snow and cold, this is my way of bringing Spring and a little sunshine to you! And also for those like me who seemed to jump straight from fall to summer weather. I can confidently say, Spring and Summer are my favorite seasons in the entire world. Being able to wear long sleeve stripe tops and sandals…

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10 Unexpected Life Lessons I Learned As a Teacher

If there’s one job in life that I believe is invaluable, it’s becoming a teacher. Every time I give someone a resume, I just want to put a giant stamp on there saying ” I was a teacher” and leave it at that. You quickly learn to wear every hat in the book or your toast. I learned so much in my first 10 months of teaching, it was insane. After basically being throw in, I faced challenges everywhere I…

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The Cutest Bow Shorts for Spring and Beyond

Woohooo I am so happy to be chatting about Spring style. Nothing gets me more pumped and excited than color and florals! I know this may be a little to early but I have already started to wonder what I should wear for Easter. Yes, I am totally talking about Easter and it feels like we just celebrated New Years, right?! I’m not normally one for time to slow down because I am usually an enjoy life leisurely and daydream…

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An Afternoon at Disney Springs: My Go-To Places to Shop and Eat

Once the holiday craziness died down, my mom, sister and I decided to take a day trip to Disney Springs. Just now writing about it because I kind of forgot about all these photos I took. Whoops. Blogger fail. It’s about an hour drive from Melbourne to Orlando so we left pretty early in the AM and got there at bit after 10. If that counts as early ha. Getting to Disney anything before the crowds hit is the way…

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Be Sure to Checkout My Feature on Carly the Prepster!

I’ve been a CTP reader for as long as she’s been blogging! She started when she was in college and I was also in college when I started reading! Everything she was referring to was like music to my ears. I could relate to her on so many levels. She also had so much knowledge to share and was so different than I was. It has been so much fun following along on her college journey all the way to…

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Everlane Makes the Perfect Ethical Wrap Dress for Spring

One of the first ethical brands I ever discovered was Everlane. They have amazing quality pieces like the wrap dress I’m wearing and most of their products are under $100! If your not familiar with sustainable or ethical fashion it just means that the company is transparent where the clothing is made, who make’s it, the actual cost to make the clothes and materials are often recycled and have minimal impact on harming the environment. Outfit Details Everlane Wrap Dress…

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My Natural Skincare Routine for Winter

I have the most sensitive skin on the planet. It’s taken me years to truly understand how my skin works and what products are gentle enough for my sensitivity. Usually I rely on my best friend Alyssa for all of my skincare and makeup needs! If she tries it and likes it, I usually end up trying it! About a year ago she introduced me to Image products, gave me some of hers to sample and I instantly loved them!…

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Spring Break Sunny Style Finds

The other day I mentioned on Instagram how I felt I was experiencing the winter blues. Is that even possible if you live in a tropical place? I really like my sunshine and it’s been really dreary here, okay?! ha. Pretty sure I found my cure though! Online shopping all the colorful items for a pretend Spring Break Getaway! I would wear/use all of these items during SB and well into summer! Over winter I always feel so uninspired clothing…

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3 Ways to Add Endless Sunshine to Your Day

For as long as I can remember, I have always been a glass half full kind of girl. If a situation is negative, I immediately think of 5 positive scenarios. Always turning a negative situation into a positive is kind of my specialty. As I’ve gotten older, I have figured out there is actually a bit of a process I use to find the sunshine in my everyday. Sunshine to me means a few different things! For one, I love…

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5 Steps to Starting Your Own Blog

Whew, this post has been a long time coming! One of the most common questions I get from friends is how did I start my blog? After teaching myself the ins and outs of blogging and setting up my entire site myself, I thought I would give you the 5 easiest steps to start your own blog. Even though I run a fashion and lifestyle blog specifically, this list is helpful to everyone who wants to start a blog not…

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