Affirmations for a Pageant Girl

Affirmations for a Pageant Girl

Hey, girl. You're heading into pageant season, probably feeling a huge mix of emotions -- stress, excitement, anxiety, gratitude, confidence, comparison... If you've had any range of these feelings, CONGRATULATIONS!!! You're human. The pageant life is unlike any other. It's both an incredible opportunity for personal and professional growth, but it's also a very public [...]

Holiday Gift Guide: Support Small and Women-Owned

Holiday Gift Guide: Support Small and Women-Owned

I'm SO pumped to kick off this holiday gift guide series with some of my favorite brands. There's no denying that small businesses took a hard hit this year. Small business owners are easily some of the most passionate, driven, hardworking people-- the thread that holds our communities together. The holiday season is a time [...]

“Skinny” Girl Speaks Body Positivity

“Skinny” Girl Speaks Body Positivity

CW: Body dysmorphia *going full Joey Tribbiani* How YOU dooooin? Something about the title of this post must have caught your eye, so I'm really glad you stopped by to hang with me. This topic isn't something I discuss much and my Enneagram type 1w2 has me staring at my screen for days trying to [...]

Easy Dinner Ideas with Kwik Trip Take Home Meals

Easy Dinner Ideas with Kwik Trip Take Home Meals

So we've been cooped up for a million years, right? That sounds about right. Sure feels about right. While we're all dealing with the same Hurricane Corona, we're each in separate boats, handling different obstacles as COVID-19 flips our lives upside down. For me, I've struggled to eat like a functioning adult while quarantined because [...]

I Started Therapy

I Started Therapy

I've had a lot on my heart lately. Actually, since 1996. I've been anxious for as long as I can remember. Don't believe me? Most 5 year-olds get some separation anxiety when they start full-day kindergarten, but for two months, I only went to school until noon every day before I panicked and had to [...]