My Love and Addiction to Houseplants

I grew up on a small farm in Iowa and was always outside as a kid. One thing that has stuck with me throughout my own growing years, is the love of plants and growing them. The springtime gives me the opportunity to amass more houseplants for my room and learn how to take careContinue reading “My Love and Addiction to Houseplants”

How I Found My Perfect Prom Dress for Under $50

Oh prom… the pinnacle event of every school year. Hours of work go into the decorations and theme, and everyone goes all out on formal wear for that one special night. Teens on average can spend anywhere from $500 to over $1000 according to surveys conducted by Visa and Yahoo Style. That’s on everything, theContinue reading “How I Found My Perfect Prom Dress for Under $50”

Why I Only Wear Mascara

I’ve always seemed to have a love-hate relationship with makeup. Growing up, my mom didn’t let me wear it until I was about a sophomore in high school, and boy did I go for it when I did. I bought everything that I thought I needed. Foundation that was way too dark, eye shadow thatContinue reading “Why I Only Wear Mascara”

Why Bargain Brands are My Go-To’s

So it’s no secret that I do most of my shopping at Walmart, whether it be online or in-store. Living in the Midwest, Walmart is everywhere. And even though it has been classified as Target’s trashy sister, I find it to be a great place for me to shop. If you haven’t already figured itContinue reading “Why Bargain Brands are My Go-To’s”

I Thought I’d Hate Working Out… Now I Go 5 Times a Week

You see all of the posts online of people making fun on how unhealthy they are and how someone even mentioning going to the gym is a joke to them. For a long time, I identified with these people. I’ve never been super unhealthy, but I was never proactive with my fitness or health. IContinue reading “I Thought I’d Hate Working Out… Now I Go 5 Times a Week”

The Iowa Waterfall Weekend Road Trip – Is It Worth It?

Only In Your State, a team of travel writers has over 90,000 articles that highlight the hidden hot spots, little-known attractions and natural wonders of each of the 50 states. Recently, they have brought attention to the waterfalls of Iowa. As a native Iowan, I was very interested in their article and thought that IContinue reading “The Iowa Waterfall Weekend Road Trip – Is It Worth It?”

How to Plan an Amazing Trip with Friends

We all have that grand idea in our head about going on a grand adventure with a group of friends, making memories that last a lifetime. Do you talk about plans of going on a trip in the future, but they never really come to fruition? Then perhaps you are choosing the wrong people toContinue reading “How to Plan an Amazing Trip with Friends”

Know Before You Go: Iceland

Iceland is one of the most beautiful places that I have ever been to. A small island no bigger than Kentucky that hides some of the most beautiful and diverse landscapes on the planet. There is no shortage of photo opportunities and places that will stay in your memory long after you leave. That allContinue reading “Know Before You Go: Iceland”

What to Get Rid of in Your Wardrobe

So you want to get rid of a few clothes, huh? Maybe for spring cleaning, maybe for minimalism, or maybe just because. If you’re finding a hard time figuring out what to get rid of and what to keep, then follow these rules for clothes that you should definitely get rid of. 1 – ClothesContinue reading “What to Get Rid of in Your Wardrobe”

My Problem with the Emergence of Disney+ and Other New Streaming Services.

Disney+ officially launched on November 12th, and I’m already sick of paying for four different streaming services in order to watch all of the shows that I want to watch. The whole point of streaming services was to be able to watch whatever you wanted whenever you wanted all for a low price. Netflix startedContinue reading “My Problem with the Emergence of Disney+ and Other New Streaming Services.”