Minnesota Appreciation Post

“We are so often caught up in our destination that we forget to appreciate the journey, especially the goodness of the people we meet on the way. Appreciation is a wonderful feeling, don’t overlook it” – Unknown As many of you may or may not […]


A new year

“Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us.” – Hal Borland A new year is upon us and I am absolutely thrilled for all the experiences, knowledge, and perspective 2016 […]

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Confidence isn’t a crime

“Confidence is something you create within yourself by believing in who you are” -Unknown I’ve been wanting to write about this for a while now but I didn’t know how to go about this without seeming, for lack of a better word, cocky. And that’s […]


Transitioning fall pieces into winter

Although technically it is fall until December 21st, who are we kidding to say that this Midwest weather doesn’t look, feel, and smell like winter. If you’re anything like me and went a little purchase crazy on fall trends, you might be realizing that the […]


Turning 21

“It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” -E.E.Cummings Every time my birthday rolls around I am struck with an endless amount of emotions ranging from elation to heartache and almost everything in between. When I turned 18 it was the […]


How to: Style a Sweater Dress

“Fashion has always been a repetition of ideas, but what makes it new is the way you put it together.” -Carolina Herrera Sweater dresses are one big fat contradiction. For me sweaters = low temps and snuggling up in something warm. While dresses on the […]


Halloween Costume & Weekend Revelations

“The less routine, the more life” -Amos Bronson Alcott ^Here’s my favorite costume from the weekend: which really only consisted of face paint, skeleton gloves, and items from my closet. This Halloweekend was extra special, because my best friend/soul sista/partner in crime flew to the […]


Fall thoughts

“Autumn wins you best by this: its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay” -Robert Browning Fall is in full swing, and I’m soaking in every minute. I cant quite put my finger on the reason as to why almost everyone similarly loves Fall. It’s […]