• College Advice

    9 Fashion Staples Every College Girl Needs

      Freshman year I spent forever trying to decide what to pack for college and ended up just packing everything (you know, just in case). I was soon met with the harsh reality of a tiny freshman dorm closet. In two weeks I was all about comfort and ended wearing t-shirts 90% of the time. No regrets. This is the guide that I wish I would have had when packing for college. A few general guidelines : less is more pack for the seasons, you don’t need to bring every sweater and jacket you own during the warmer fall months and you don’t need 10 miniskirts in the winter. pack…

  • Lifestyle

    3 Things to Remember When Choosing Your Wedding Venue

    These past few months I have learned so much about the wedding planning process that it’s almost making my head spin. When my fiance proposed almost 4 months ago I was so excited that I wanted to do everything all at once and as a result, I did somethings a little bit out of order I must admit. This includes picking the venue BEFORE finalizing the guest list. BIG yikes! Here are the three things to keep in when choosing the perfect place for your special day. 1.) Guest List The first step to the wedding planning process should be the guest list. In the beginning, I completely neglected this…

  • Lifestyle,  Wellness

    Gym Bag Essentials

    Despite what every cheeky t-shirt and Instagram fitness model tells you, going to the gym is not exactly “fun”. Some days you just have to drag yourself there and being prepared makes it a little bit easier. I’ve found that the only way to stick with my fitness goals is to have a routine and plan my workouts into my daily schedule. This helps it become more of a habit and less of something that needs to be contemplated for hours. Having a “go-bag” with these 9 essentials gives you zero excuses and saves a lot of time. Water Bottle I prefer the bottles with the built-in straws during my workout because…

  • Blogging

    5 Best Apps for Instagram

    All bloggers know that having the Instagram feed of your dreams cannot be done with Instagram alone. Even the best quality photos need a little help to look cohesive on your feed. I get a lot of questions on what editing apps and presets I use so I put together a list of my top 5 apps that I can not live without. UNUM UNUM is the best app I have found so far for planning my Instagram feed. I mostly use UNUM see what order my photos will look best in, but I also use it to play around with different edits and see which filters work together to make my theme look more cohesive.…