Spanx Faux Leather Leggings

I know that you are probably thinking from the title of this post that it is beginning to be too warm to wear faux leather anything but I thought I’d share a few reasons why these leggings have quickly become my dress-down favorite. 

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Bestie Talk: It’s Our Two Year Graduation Anniversary

It has been two years since Mara and I walked across the stage to receive our diploma! We congratulate anyone who has recently graduated from college, grad programs, and even high school during this time!! We know that we were lucky to experience the excitement of commencement and wanted to share part of our experience with you as well as our thoughts now that we have been graduated for a few years. 

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Cute & Affordable Swimwear

Happy Friday! Today is a beautiful sunny and warm day in CT. I have been appreciating the small pleasures that spring has to offer. Now that the warmer weather is rolling in, all I can think about is putting on a bikini and tanning. I rounded up some affordable swimwear that caught my eye and is worth checking out for this upcoming season.

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A Few Spring Dresses

Spring! My favorite season! It feels so nice to finally shed the layers and pull out my cute feminine dresses. I have enjoyed taking the time to get ready and apply makeup even though I have nowhere to go.  

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Q+A With My Mom & Grandmother

This was the first year in a very long time that I have been able to spend Mother’s Day with both my Grandmother and Mother. It was such a special day to celebrate the women who shaped my values and morals. Who give me cooking lessons and teach me new skills. Who always have words of encouragement and advice. They move through life with strength and grace that is admirable. 

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Embracing My Curls

These last couple of months have allowed me to let my curls come out to play. I decided to take this time to limit heat usage on my hair and focus on finding the best conditioning and curl holding products.

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Recipes We Tried and Loved: Part Two

The cooking challenge in my house has continued. Over the last few weeks, we’ve tried some more really delicious recipes that have continued to diversify our palates. Dinner is the most important time of the day for my family since it brings us all together at the end of the day to bond over good food. 

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