Over the last few weeks, I’ve been reading A Long Way Gone by Ishmael Beah a powerful memoir of a boy soldier from Sierra Leone in the 1990’s. Not that long ago, and insanely this kind of human trafficking is still happening. Children brainwashed into fighting wars that tore up their own families.
I’m 33. Let that sink in for a moment. Phew. Okay, so I’ve been chasing big dreams for the last few years and even if it looks like sunshine and rainbows from the outside I’m here to tell it is not. Lots of late nights, lots of waiting to get paid, lots of NO’s, lots … More 33 Things for my 33rd Birthday
On a recent visit with a friend, we ventured out to Calhan, Colorado to hike Painted Mines Park. This interpretive park is in the opposite direction of most things in Colorado Springs, you will need to leave town and go east to Calhan. I’m really great at getting lost and with the help of my … More 2019 Painted Mines
This post contains affiliate links, when you shop through them I earn a small compensation through which I am able to support this website and my family. It’s the beginning of the month and that means, there is a new Tee of the Month from Elegantees! When I saw the Namra tank for this month, … More Wear it Wednesday | Elegantees Namra Tank
This year is my 4th year participating in the #10ways10days sseko designs style challenge, what began as a challenge to wear your ribbon sandals for 10 days in 10 different ways has prophed into a 10 days of all my favorite Sseko Designs styles.
Hello, First day of Summer!I maybe a summer baby but I am not a summer girl. However, this year give me all the sunshine, all the blue sky days, all the afternoon by the pool, reservoir, lake, etc. It was a very long winter and I’m spending as much time as I can responsibly outside. … More My Favorite Poolside Items
Okay, all those of you who complain you just CANNOT do Dressember in winter cause you’d simply be too cold. Here is your chance to do Dressember in July with me!
Happy Father’s Day to my dad, and I can say with confidence that he will see this. He’s one of my most loyal readers.
So you’ve got some summer events filling up your calendar but now you have to pick out your outfits. With a variety of terrains, weather, and potential activities I’ve picked out the perfect sandals for a few of the most common summer gatherings. Since I only own 2 brands of sandals, yep it’s true, I’m … More Wear It Wednesday | Sandals for Summer
This post contains affiliate links.Summer is literally 13 days away and even though I wanted to swap out my winter attire for warmer styles plenty of time in the last 2 months I just got around to it on June 1. Mostly cause the winter weather has wanted to stick around no matter how many … More Warm Weather Closet Organization Tips