Travel

A Weekend in The Hamptons

As someone who grew up in Los Angeles and now lives in a …

As someone who grew up in Los Angeles and now lives in a city where it’s freezing half the year, you can imagine how much I appreciate these warm summer months. From exploring my own city to BBQs to booking summer getaways, I’m doing everything I can to make the …

Weddings

What Should I Register For?

We finally started working on our registry and let me tell you–it is …

We finally started working on our registry and let me tell you–it is not easy. Conor and I are in our 30s and have a pretty good idea of what we need, but there are a few things we’re on the fence about. So far, we both like the idea …

Life Lately

2017 No. Twelve

It had been a while since I enjoyed a mostly quiet weekend at …

It had been a while since I enjoyed a mostly quiet weekend at home. Between two trips out of town, a sinus infection, engagement party, and two one-night trips coming up this week, I have been (and still am) all over the place. Here’s what I’ve been up to. Conor …

Weddings

Wedding Update: Two Months to Go

Our engagement party, a mini photo shoot with our wedding photographer, and some …

Our engagement party, a mini photo shoot with our wedding photographer, and some wedding weekend updates.

Beauty

Travel

What’s Inside My Travel Makeup Bag

This may not be the case for you, but there’s a difference in …

This may not be the case for you, but there’s a difference in the makeup and skincare items I use day-to-day vs. what I travel with–at least for shorter getaways. I always try to pack light and only bring what I really have to have. Here’s what I usually bring …

Travel

What Major City Would You Live In?

After going from not traveling at all to getting to experience different cities …

After going from not traveling at all to getting to experience different cities in the US, Europe, and South America, I can’t help but think about other place I’d love to live in–even if only for a short period of time. I love Chicago and don’t have plans to leave …

Career

10 Ways to be Productive When You Work from Home

Working from home and running your own company sounds like a dream, doesn’t …

Working from home and running your own company sounds like a dream, doesn’t it? You can sleep in, do whatever you want, and don’t have to answer to anyone. Lies. I worked from home from 2007 until we got an office last September. Nine. Years. I now spend anywhere from 2-3 days …

Career

10 Lessons Learned in 10 Years of Self-Employment

When I started designing blogs back in 2007, it wasn’t my intention to …

When I started designing blogs back in 2007, it wasn’t my intention to work for myself full-time. There was so much I didn’t know about managing clients, time, a company, and finances. I knew nothing. I launched a blog and then graphic design business 10 years ago then The Everygirl 5 years later.

Recipes

Chocolate and Coconut Paleo Popsicles

It’s already Friday! I don’t know about you, but I have a thing …

It’s already Friday! I don’t know about you, but I have a thing for popsicles and usually crave my favorite frozen treat on warm summer days. Since I don’t really do sugar or dairy, homemade (paleo) popsicles are the way to go, and I’m so excited to share these recipes …

Weddings

Can I Ask My Wedding Guests to do This?

I hired the first and only planner we spoke to, said yes to the first …

I hired the first and only planner we spoke to, said yes to the first venue he showed us, and tried on a handful of dresses before deciding on one. I said no when asked if I wanted a bridal shower or bachelorette, there won’t be a wedding party, and there will …

Travel

Travel Essentials for a Weekend Trip

I’ve shared my travel essentials for a long flight and today, want to talk …

I’ve shared my travel essentials for a long flight and today, want to talk about those weekend getaways. As a former over-packer who now only brings the essentials, I’ve rounded up a checklist of what I always pack when I’m only away for a few nights. Outfits I try to bring …

Load more

Follow Me

on instagram

Contact Pinterest Instagram Facebook Twitter