November Things (and my last post of the year!)

Since I’ve spent about half of this month sick, I’ve been a little behind on snapshots of the interesting parts of my days. If I had taken some, they would consist of multiples boxes of tissues, NyQuil, and Gilmore Girls on loop.┬áThe pictures here are from a bike ride that we took during the firstContinue reading “November Things (and my last post of the year!)”

Blanket Scarf, Three Ways

Blanket scarves are one of fall and winter’s most popular trends. Here is my take on wearing them, using three of my favorite shapes. If you are a pinterest addict like myself, every other outfit you see involves some form of over sized scarf. The finished product always looks SO chic and effortless…until you seeContinue reading “Blanket Scarf, Three Ways”

Easy Baked Ziti

Last night’s dinner turned out so well that I decided to share the recipe with my readers! Baked ziti is a new recipe for me, but was surprisingly easy. Even easier than lasagna. For me pretty much any kind of pasta is enjoyable, but especially it involves three cheese, spinach, and meat sauce. Check outContinue reading “Easy Baked Ziti”

The Red Sweater

This fitted, slouchy top is not only a gorgeous shade of red but also a flattering alternative to the season’s trendy oversized sweater and accessories uniform. The secret to keeping cozy pieces sleek is to keep the rest of your outfit classic and fitted, which is why I paired this sweater with super skinny jeansContinue reading “The Red Sweater”

Makeup Looks I’m Loving

Each season brings a chance to freshen up your look, and try new things! During the warmer months, I usually stick to a very natural makeup look, then turn it up a notch for fall and winter. I have been loving red lips. A natural smokey eye has been my go-to. I recently got myselfContinue reading “Makeup Looks I’m Loving”

October Things

October is one of my favorite months, right alongside July and December. I enjoy seeing the leaves change, and getting to wear layers of scarves and sweaters. The chilly days bring anticipation of the coming holidays, along with cider, trick or treat, and my birthday and anniversary. Here are a few of the little thingsContinue reading “October Things”

Plaid Tunic and Jeans

This red and white plaid tunic from Express paired with jeans and boots makes the perfect weekend outfit. I enjoy plaid prints, but sometimes they begin to look too Western . I have found that the buttons and fabric make all the difference. That’s why I really liked this flowy, tunic style top, which isContinue reading “Plaid Tunic and Jeans”

DIY Deconstructed Jeans

  A pair of my black skinny jeans came out of the wash one day with white streaks all over them. After a few failed attempts at removing the streaks, I decided I was going to have to get rid of them. A trick that a used back in high school to deconstruct my jeansContinue reading “DIY Deconstructed Jeans”

My DIY Fall Decor

  Here’s a look at the fall DIYs I did in our house a few weeks ago! Outside Space Trick or Treat buckets – $6 pumpkins and gourds – $18 mums – mine were gifted to me, but I’ve seen them ranging between $5 and $10 Inside Space leaf garland – $1.89 mini pumpkins –Continue reading “My DIY Fall Decor”

September Things

When it comes to this month, I’m not even sure where it went! September just flies by so quickly, you hardly have time to enjoy the beautiful weather and seasonal transition it brings. The month began like summer and is ending like fall, going from hot and sticky on Labor Day to today’s current moody/greyContinue reading “September Things”