My Journey to Eczema-Free Skin

Happy Friday, readers! Today I wanted to share a my healthy skin story with you. This post is not sponsored in any way; these are my honest opinions. In the winter of 2013, I suddenly started experiencing terrible eczema flareups. What started as a small red spot on the right side of my nose quickly […]

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My Experience with Blue Apron and a Dairy Allergy

Hey y’all! I wanted to do something a little different this Wellness Wednesday and talk about my experience with Blue Apron. This post is not sponsored so I’m going to tell you my real opinions! I’ve been using Blue Apron since we moved in May. I was drawn in by the Blue Apron x Chrissy […]

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Friday Faves: 5Calls.org

Get up and get active… in politics. Can I ask you something real quick, reader? Why are we taught that it’s impolite for young women to discuss politics? We are told (by our family, friends, teachers, the media) that those conversations aren’t appropriate. From the dinner table to the office mixer, I’ve found myself being […]

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Wellness Wednesday: Reminder Bots

Can a few lines of code really help us take care of ourselves? Welcome to another Wellness Wednesday! I’m going to be honest, reader, I spend a TON of time on Twitter. Probably too much time. But I recently found a way to break up the non-stop feed of news and hot takes: reminder bots. […]

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Media Monday: Gracious by Kelly Williams Brown

Part manner handbook, part therapy, part conversation with a close friend: a gracious guide to being a person Welcome, reader, I’m just so glad you’re here! It’s a Monday and that means it’s time for another media recommendation. July must be a mannerly month! Last week I recommended Shmanners, an etiquette podcast for the modern era. […]

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Friday Faves: Opalhouse

Eclectic Home Goods for Under $100? Hey readers, happy Friday! As you probably know, earlier this year, Target launched a new line of boho-chic home goods under the name “Opalhouse,” and already the brand has become synonymous with high-quality furniture and accessories. Although my style is classic, clean-cut New England, I am obsessed with Opalhouse. […]

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Media Monday: Shmanners

Please mind your P’s and Q’s… Happy Monday reader! I always have trouble transitioning back into my busy work week after a restful Sunday. One of the ways I combat stress on Mondays is by easing into the day. Some weeks that means waking up a little bit earlier and having a quiet cup of […]

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Foreo LUNA fofo Review

Happy Friday, y’all! Today I’m going to be talking about my experience with the Foreo LUNA fofo. I received this cute little gadget in my Summer FabFitFun Box. This post is not sponsored; I just wanted to tell you about this product! *Heads up: my skin is super sensitive. Dryness, redness, and eczema have always […]

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Wellness Wednesday: Sun Protection

Happy Fourth of July, Everyone! On this week’s Wellness Wednesday, I’m reviewing my five favorite ways to stay sunburn-free this summer. Did you know that getting sunburned once every 2 years can triple your risk of melanoma skin cancer? [Source] It’s so important to keep yourself protected from dangerous UV rays! My skin is ultra-fair […]

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