Holiday Gift Guide: Subscription Boxes

Holiday Gift Guide: Subscription Boxes

You're here because you are searching for last minute holiday gifts, aren't you? Your procrastination is showing, sweet thang. I won't judge. I spent 45 minutes in line at the post office today trying to mail a package five days before Christmas, so I have no room to talk. For all you peeps who are [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Know Your Worth

Ok so picture this: a world where every human actually really truly unconditionally loved themselves. Crazy concept, but I believe it's possible. I've been chatting with a few friends lately and meeting some new baby GEMS (wtf is GEMS? Click here.) and I've been noticing a trend. Regardless of where we come from, how old we [...]

Why Invest In Girls?

Growing up, I thought I understood the meaning of the phrase "girl power." We hear it all the time; be strong, be confident, stand up for yourself, do whatever you set your mind to. Although this all still rings true, my understanding of "girl power" has changed over time. As I grew up a little, developed [...]

Que Sera, Sera

  Whatever will be, will be. Lately, this has been a lesson I've dedicated a lot of time to. I recently turned 21, I just finished up my junior year of college, and I'm hitting the ground running in this game called young adulthood. Internships, resume building, job searching, graduation planning, big life decisions, pageants on pageants [...]