The Struggle of Getting Started

My drafts are flooded with blog posts that will probably never be written. Some of them are only headlines. Others contain a couple of poorly strung together paragraphs and maybe a few photos. There are even several that don’t have any useable components at all; they’re literally just sentences that say things like “write post […]

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Three Ways to Style Pumps

For several months now, I’ve been scouring the internet for a very specific pair of black pumps. Convinced they would be my shoe of the summer, I searched every retailer I could think of in the hope that one of them would have exactly what I had in mind. Then, when I was out shopping […]

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How to Wear Dark Colors in the Spring

I love pastels for spring as much as the next person. Light and airy colors dominate this time of year for a reason—they make things bright and exciting, which is exactly what we need after a long, dreary winter.  However, in general, I tend to gravitate toward a darker color palette. Black, gray, and maroon […]

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I’m on a mission to spend less time comparing myself to other people…here’s how I’m going to do it

It happens almost immediately. You’re having a conversation or scrolling through social media, and you discover something that makes you second-guess yourself. A million doubts pop inside your head. You try to ward them off, but all you can think about is how inadequate you feel in regards to something else. It’s comparison. And it’s […]

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5 things I learned from cleaning out my closet

This weekend, I unceremoniously made the decision to clean out my closet. It was something I’d been meaning to do for weeks months, and with a free afternoon on the horizon, it seemed like as good a time as any. So, I grabbed a couple of bags, threw open my closet doors, and spent the […]

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Blogging Basics: Finding the photoshoot location

Welcome to the first post of my newest series, Blogging Basics, in which I will be sharing all of my favorite blogging tips + tricks! I am so excited to be launching this series, as it’s something I’ve been toying with for a long time. I’ve done posts about blogging here and there, but I’ve […]

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How to use contrast to create cute outfits

CONTRAST. Unless you’re new around here, you probably already know I am a big fan. I love juxtaposing pieces that shouldn’t go together and making them work anyway. Whether it’s a distressed jean jacket paired with a stylish pair or wedges or a dark skirt worn with a whimsical sweater, I am all about finding […]

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