Truth be told–my bucket list scares me. And that's exactly why I made it. One day I was sitting with my mind racing. Obsessing about my age, career, big life decisions, unmet goals, desires...you get the picture. The stuff we all worry about, but for someone with OCD: I obsess over the worry . . .
Feeling appreciated is a unique, yet fleeting emotion. It is easy to give and receive, but knowing how to show appreciation in the right way is tough. But it can improve your mood, strengthen relationships and build trust. We've all felt under-appreciated at some point in our life. A lot of . . .
You know that feeling when life seems to just be happening to you? When, however hard you try, things feel out of control and that anxious feeling similar to that of a backseat driver starts to creep in? Work that previously brought you joy now feel like mundane chore because you lack the necessary . . .
Regardless of the size of your home, organizing your stuff (and keeping it organized) is paramount. Clutter can make a space of any size feel impossibly small and stressful. Investing in useful storage solutions can make all the difference.But only once you have successfully decluttered, can you . . .
Today I'm handing the blog over to my good friend Cristina. She is new mama to a totally handsome little man named Bowie and takes an ultra cool, modern approach to motherhood over at Love Child. For new moms, balancing the needs of friends and babies can be difficult and disappointing. The same . . .
When I first met Kelly, I couldn't help but feel instantly energized. It was a business meeting, but I all I kept thinking was dang... I just want to hang out with this chick, she's awesome! Her energy and kindness is totally contagious. Kelly Krause is the conference programming manager at SXSW, an . . .
No beauty series would be complete without some discussion about hair. I'm ALL about simple hair care - as a former tomboy and avid-user of hair ties, appreciating the art of an effortless set of locks. So who better than to turn to than Martha Lynn Kale - busy momma of two, blogger and owner of . . .
Brows are back baby! (can we give a good amount of credit to Cara D. and her killer brows?) And I believe the trend is here to stay. Eyebrows have had quite a history. No beauty trend has made me more happy than the return of the brow. I never thought twice about my brows, but once I discovered the . . .
When I connected with Feel Beauty (or just FEEL) on Instagram I was of course a bit skeptical. A lot of brands will reach out to me offering to send me product in exchange for a post or gram. 80% of the time I turn them down. Sure, free stuff is great, but the minimalist in me just can’t justify it . . .
I talk frequently about how life-changing it can be when you begin truly living your life with intention. When you speak up and are really honest with yourself about the way you want your life to look. It's important to check in with ourselves from time to time, that's what first prompted me to . . .