Oh my goodness. I'm at college. WHAT. Sorry I didn't end up posting last week, I moved in to college and have been doing orientation things and starting classes and things. It's very busy, very new, very overwhelming, but what I find the most comforting is the space I'm in. I have a single dorm … Continue reading College Dorm Decoration!
It's fall, and that can only mean one thing: school. That dreaded word (for some) that begins to push some stress into the end of your summer. For me, school means leaving home for my first year of college. It's kind of a scary transition, but I'm doing okay. There have been some hard moments … Continue reading Spa Day to Say Goodbye
I really desperately wanted to make some kind of lemon loaf or cake but found that I didn't actually have any lemons. All I had was some lemon juice in the fridge and a jar of lemon curd. After looking around for some recipes, I said screw it, and just threw a bunch of things … Continue reading Lemonless Lemon Loaf!
These breadsticks are always a hit for every occasion. Whether it's a dinner party or just for yourself, this recipe will soon become a staple in your kitchen. These breadsticks take about 20 minutes to prepare (the hardest part is grating the cheese!) and cook, they're easy to make, and fun to have kids help … Continue reading Quick and Easy Cheesy Breadsticks
I always love to read books that throw me into a totally unique world where I have no idea what's coming next. Sip is a book I read a few months ago that really struck me as an utterly original book. The book follows young Mira, her friend Murk, and outcast Bale as they struggle to survive … Continue reading Book Review: Sip by Brian Allen Carr
Today's book bundle is for people who want to laugh out loud, but have a different sense of humor than most people. These two books are for the weird ones: the fantasy lovers and adventure seekers, the people who find the philosophical in the everyday. The books in this bundle are All The Birds in … Continue reading Summer Book Bundles #2
It's a great time of year to get some serious reading done. However, do you ever get that feeling, after you've finished a great book, you don't know what to read next? One book puts you in the perfect mood, you don't want to wreck it, but what do you pick up next? Well, fear … Continue reading Summer Book Bundle #1
I have struggled with acne for 9 years now and have tried so many things to clear it up. From Proactive to birth control to homeopathy to daily face masks, I have tried so many things over the years to see what will clear up my skin. Proactive worked initially, but began to severely dry … Continue reading My First Visit to the Dermatologist
I know that some people are really skeptical about graphic novels, so I wanted to share one that comes out this month that may convert people to the genre. The book 'Fetch' by Nicole Georges comes out on July 18th and is a fantastic graphic memoir that really reads like a novel. Georges tells the … Continue reading Book Review- Fetch by Nicole Georges
As you may know, I recently got back from an amazing trip to Europe. It was a graduation gift from my parents and the three of us headed out to London and Western Ireland for 10 days to see the sights. You can see my post on my London adventures here. After our last day … Continue reading Ireland Adventures!