Lucky in Love follows our main protagonist Maddie, a high school senior who’s only goal in life is to study hard enough to not only get into a great college, but to also get a decent sized scholarship. Maddie’s dad lost his job and things in the family have been tough ever since. Her brother … Continue reading Book Review: Lucky in Love
An October in Portland
October is finally here! This month is arguably my favorite in the entire year. I love love love the crisp air, crunchy leaves and gorgeous foliage colors. Growing up and living in Portland has made me grateful for the fact that we truly get to experience a cliche'd October. Whether you're local or just planning … Continue reading An October in Portland
Hello everybody!!! Yes, I'm aware that it's been a little over two months since my last post. I could pull out all the excuses that I've just "been way too busy" and such, but while that IS true, the reason I haven't posted is because I just wasn't feeling the creative juices flowing. And in … Continue reading Life Update
Red, White & Blue: Outfit Number Three
The day itself is finally here! Happy Fourth of July everyone. Without further ado, here is my last outfit idea for celebrating America's birthday. Outfit: Dress // Necklace (similar) // Shoes I hope everyone has a fun and safe holiday! Enjoy the sunshine, barbecues and fireworks.
Red, White & Blue: Outfit Number Two
Alright guys here is my Fourth of July outfit number two! If you missed yesterdays post and the first outfit, check it out here. This outfit is definitely the most casual of the three and probably the exact outfit I'm going to wear on the Fourth because its just so comfortable and cute. Outfit: Sweatshirt … Continue reading Red, White & Blue: Outfit Number Two
Red, White & Blue: Independence Day Outfit #1
One of my favorite parts of celebrating the Fourth of July is getting to put together an outfit that coincides with whatever I'm doing that day. Living in Portland, I've always found that there is an abundance of things to do on the Fourth. Whether it's going to the local high school to watch their … Continue reading Red, White & Blue: Independence Day Outfit #1
Glossier: A New Cult Classic?
In the past year, while attempting to keep up with current beauty and fashion trends (note the word *attempt*) and have noticed the brand Glossier taking the beauty industry by storm. Known for their minimalist approach and clean aesthetic design, Glossier prides themselves in putting skincare first and makeup second, even keeping their makeup options … Continue reading Glossier: A New Cult Classic?
Well hey there everyone. I know that I've been MIA on here for the last few weeks, but I have been crazy busy with work (job #1 and job #2) AND I've had a super severe case of writers block. It's like I've had all of these things I wanted to say and post about, … Continue reading Reading Wrap-Up
It’s Tea Time
If you are an avid reader of this blog or a friend of mine, then it should be common knowledge by now that I am a HUGE fan of the specialty coffee industry. Portland is actually pretty well known for being a hub for those who are into speciality coffee. A little bit lesser known … Continue reading It’s Tea Time
Happy Tuesday all! As I think I mentioned in my last wrap-up, I have actually been able to get back into my reading groove. Today I am going to be reviewing my three most recent reads: two contemporaries and one thriller. The Perfect Stranger by Megan Miranda- First off, let's just admire how beautiful this cover … Continue reading Reading Wrap-Up