Category: Real Talk

How to Fight the Winter Blues

This may sound quite dramatic and bah-hum of me, but if I could…I would skip winter all together. Before you report me to Santa and get my name permanently placed on the naughty list, allow me to explain! I love Christmas. In fact, I pretty much live for it in the winter. If it weren’t for Christmas, all the holiday trimmings, and family get togethers, I’d never survive¬†winter. I am not a fan of the cold, and I am most definitely NOT a fan of the time change. Pitch black darkness at…

How to Stay Inspired

I don’t know about you, but every once in awhile I have periods of time where I’m just…blah. I lounge around, and want to accomplish things, but I’m not sure what I want to accomplish or how, and it’s just no good. During these uninspired times, I try really hard to regroup, recenter, and do things to help me feel passionate and excited again. How I Stay Inspired: Browse Pinterest Follow new Instagram accounts Get outside, take a walk Read a book, or browse through a magazine Watch TED talks…

Real Talk: Body Confidence

“Comparison is the thief of joy” – Theodore Roosevelt When I first started this blog, I planned on it being just as much of a fashion and beauty blog as a personal one. I planned on tackling personal topics, and connecting with my readers on a level a bit deeper than just agreeing on the same foundation formulation.¬†Looking back at my archives, I was disappointed to realize that I haven’t tackled too many personal issues on my blog up to this point. Last fall I did talk a bit about the funk I was in…