Weekly Budget Tracker!

Every year at school brings new challenges. One of my challenges this year has been keeping my budget in mind! I haven't totally failed but it's definitely something I need to work on. The hardest part for me is being able to visualize what I have spent and what I have left. So! I made … Continue reading Weekly Budget Tracker!

[Burrito Bowl] like chipotle but better

Let’s be honest... Grocery budgets sometimes get cut because of clothing splurges.. But a balanced diet is key to having the energy needed for the best and the worst finals week all-nighters! Cheap proteins will do the trick. This Burrito Bowl has just that! Skip the trip to Chipotle and make a Burrito Bowl at … Continue reading [Burrito Bowl] like chipotle but better

[Spring Cooking]

Some people say spring-cleaning and others say spring cooking! Tomato? tomato!... I guess that works better spoken but y’all know what I mean!   This spring I have, and will continue to explore new recipes. Cooking has always been fun for me, but this semester I have the excuse to combine cooking with schoolwork! I … Continue reading [Spring Cooking]

Transitioning into [Fall]

Its hard to get in the mood for fall when its still 90 degrees outside. But I’m so excited for it to cool off so I can pull out my sweaters! [Sweater lady = guilty] Until it officially becomes sweater weather I’m mixing warm weather neutrals with fall accessories! This fall I really wanted some … Continue reading Transitioning into [Fall]

How do you [know]

How do you know what the right choice is? With my upcoming school year I am having a hard time figuring out which are the right challenges to take on. I know there is no easy answer. I just wish there was something to make the decision a little more clear! Until then I'm fighting … Continue reading How do you [know]

Red White and [Bow]:

In preparation for the forth of July I’m showing off one of the ways I wear the Reagan Bow from Sail Bows! With this comfy dress and keds I can be ready for sitting on the golf course to watch fireworks or eating a full plate of potato salad and watermelon! Yum! I can’t believe it’s … Continue reading Red White and [Bow]:

[Hay] in the needle stack:

Its crazy the small gems you can find in a city! After a deliciously unhealthy fried chicken lunch we stopped at what used to be a unique bar that once was a local icon and now is an abandoned building. I love wearing this shift dress with my boots! It makes for an easy and … Continue reading [Hay] in the needle stack:

[Maxi] my Maxi:

Even though I am what others call “vertically challenged” I got a maxi dress! Surprisingly it doesn’t need much hemming, which I haven’t done yet, but it’s super comfy so I wore it anyway! In the sweltering sun I dragged my boyfriend out to Park Ave to help me take pictures. It was so uncomfortably … Continue reading [Maxi] my Maxi:

Add an [Izzie] to that:

Last week I started working at Francesca’s, which has been a lot of fun! I’ve never worked the retail side so it’s been interesting! For the most part communicating with costumers comes naturally [I mean after almost 19 years of interacting with people who are working in stores, I should have a pretty good idea … Continue reading Add an [Izzie] to that:

Love my [Izzie]

I’m sorry it’s been over a week since I last posted! It’s been a crazy [but fun] week! My friend from school was down, I started working at Francesca’s, my boyfriend has graduation stuff, and I got another bow from Sail Bows! This time my bow is pink and I’m in love with it! Its … Continue reading Love my [Izzie]