Alumni

Alumni

  Life after college is not the end of the world.  And I am so sick and tired of hearing it is.  That the college years are the golden years and everything after is drenched in misery and despair.  After seeing what feels like millions of commentaries on what life is...
Routine

Routine

    Often I’ve heard people say “less routine, more life”.  As if having a routine was the end of life itself.  Which means I was severely misled in health class.  But personally I don’t understand that philosophy.  Or why people think having a routine is the worst...
Hang Ups

Hang Ups

Dear readers, contrary to popular belief we all have body hang ups.  While many bloggers appear to be confident and smiling in their photos, we’re always secretly hoping none of them are noticeable  For style mavens covering up flaws is as easy a front tuck...
Quality Time

Quality Time

**Thank you to JORD Wood Watches for sponsoring this post.  All opinions are my own. With spring in full swing, I can’t scroll through Pinterest without someone talking about spring cleaning.  And while I am an advocate of constantly curating your closet, check out my...
Springing into High Waist Pants

Springing into High Waist Pants

First I’d like to apologize for the absence.  I was very blessed to spend Easter weekend with my father and brother in Baltimore.  From traveling to D.C. to see the sights, stuffing my face with delicious food and forgetting my laptop, it was basically a recipe...
Pear Layers

Pear Layers

“Size isn’t everything” many people say, but often times it’s definitely something we let dictate our lives.  Celebrating when we go down a size and crippling our ego when we go up.  The truth is, size doesn’t matter.  Just like your...
Loft Decor

Loft Decor

One of the perks of my new job is that I get to work from home one day a week.   For some that may not seem like much, but for me it’s a much needed change of pace.  Usually I try to make that day Friday.  Instead of staying in my PJ’s, I switch to a pair...
Buying Clothes Online

Buying Clothes Online

Fun fact, I came from a small town where my only options for fashion were Aeropostale and JCPenney.  So to say online shopping opened up a whole new world for me is an understatement.  But like most women I was easily catfished.  Between strategic modeling and fancy...
How to Make Clothes Last Longer

How to Make Clothes Last Longer

  With clothes these days being practically designed to fall apart it’s hard to build a mindful wardrobe on a budget.  I mean ideally we’d all like to be in a position to drop hundreds on consciously made items.  But let’s be real, that’s not happening anytime soon....
Engineer’s Guide to Building a Wardrobe

Engineer’s Guide to Building a Wardrobe

As I’ve become more open about being an engineer by day, my inbox has flooded with all kinds of questions.  Some wonder about the average day in my current role but everyone wonders how being an engineer has altered my wardrobe or style.  And to be honest, it...