• Nursery Organization: Dresser & More!

    How is a baby so tiny but there are so many things they need? At least things you think you need when you’re preparing to welcome a baby into your house. One thing that overwhelmed me was the organization of all the things. With so many clothes (thanks to some amazing friends hand-me-downs & our shower) I needed to figure out a way to store everything. We don’t have much storage space in our house so we needed to get a little creative. Let’s start with the dresser! We have the Hemnes dresser from IKEA and it’s perfect, especially with the SKUBB boxes. Drawer #1- I used the top left…

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    Why Making Friends While Blogging Is Essential

    When I started blogging I truly had no idea what it would turn into. I didn’t know what comments were, and I didn’t expect to also follow these people on Twitter or Facebook. I especially didn’t think I would eventually be emailing and texting people I met on the internet every single day. After two and a half years I have realized that these blogger friends I have made are honestly my favorite part about this space. Don’t get me wrong, I love sharing my travels and learning about new places, but what would this be without friends? This made me think, would I keep blogging and being creative through…

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    The 6 Things I Do When Planning a Vacation

    One of my favorite things about traveling is planning a vacation before we leave. As you may have noticed, I am not the type of person that can “just wing it” for most occasions. I, at the very least, like to see if there is anything I want to make sure not to miss while we are traveling, but more often than not, I do some extensive research before we leave. It can get messy when I am reading countless articles, pinning like crazy and doodling things in 5 different notebooks. This is where my planning process comes in handy. There are 2 places I keep my travel plans, Trello…

  • 5 Reasons To Get On Periscope

    scarf | leggings | phone case Periscope is the new social media taking the app store by storm. Have you heard of it? The makers behind Twitter have developed a new app to bring live video to the world in the click of a button. Think Youtube and Snapchat combined. Periscope is used to instantly share a video, whether it be a story, a life lesson, a midnight chat or whatever else you heart desires to share, you can share it with all of you friends and following right away. There is no editing, no switching between scenes, and most likely not practicing. It’s a very cool and different social…