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These days our inboxes are precious space between sifting through junk email and important emails, it’s hard to think that there’s an in between when it comes to my inbox. While I think he seriously has a point, I do want to share with y’all the newsletters that I’ve subscribed to for at least 5-6 (…)

4 Ways to refresh your home for Spring


Spring in KC started out with 80-degree temperatures followed by the 50s the rest of the week. Sounds about right. The feeling of Spring made me really want to refresh my apartment to reflect the new season. This had been in the back of my mind for a few days now, but I wasn’t really (…)

December PopSugar Box


I’ve loved a good subscription box for years now. I LOVE getting fun mail and this is a guaranteed fun surprise in your mailbox.   My love for subscription boxes goes all the way back to when Birchbox first came out and I probably received that for a solid 2-3 years and then switched over (…)


It has been a while since I have been thinking about doing Instagram roundup posts, but I just haven’t been able to decide how I want to do it. Here’s a little BTS for you of what goes on in my head for what is in theory a pretty straight forward post: Do I want (…)


I met Taylor, the Texas blogger behind of A Pearl Kind of Girl, three years ago during a summer internship. We were both interns in the marketing department at the Michaels corporate offices in Texas. Taylor, our friend Tony, and I bonded over our love for Starbucks runs and sharing stories of our weekends. At (…)

Meet Adrienne of Vanity Salad

Meet Adrienne of Vanity Salad! Vanity Salad is one of the latest blog coming out of Dallas, TX. VS covers lifestyle topics from fashion to beauty to music. I’m so excited that Adrienne was able to answer a few questions I had to her about her experience launching a blog while still maintaining a full-time (…)

Meet Rita Basconi

I am so excited that my cousin, Rita (and co-founder of the blog Pass the Sass), was willing to be interviewed for my “being 20-something” series. In the past few interviews, I’ve touched on women who have started their careers in the last 3-4 years. While I love learning about the early paths, I think (…)

Meet Andrea Franz – Public Relations Account Manager

Meet Andrea Franz, Account Manager at Crossroads in Kansas City. Andrea is one of the hardest working and positive people I have ever met. Full disclosure, she’s been my best friend for 10 years, so I’m a little biased. Ask anyone else though, and they will say the same thing. Andrea’s career in public relations (…)

Meet Lauren Sims of LOLO Magazine

Meet Lauren Sims, one of the voices behind LOLO Magazine and PR girl for Milk + Honey Boutique. As an editor for LOLO Magazine, Lauren has been able to share her love and knowledge of fashion with women all over the world. This is no surprise as her previous job was as a Merchandise Coordinator (…)

Find the planner that’s right for you

Although we are now a few weeks into the new year, it’s not too late for you to get started with a new planner. Below are my thoughts on planner’s I’ve tried out over the years to help you find the planner that’s right for you. The best part about going back to school is (…)