Some Houseplants You Can Buy on Amazon.

It is no secret that I absolutely love houseplants and would come home with one each time I go to the garden center if I could. I find myself wanting more plants during the winter season. Just something about the cold and sparse winter wonderland makes me want to look at something a bit moreContinue reading “Some Houseplants You Can Buy on Amazon.”

Why We Don’t Need a Remake of “The Princess Bride.”

As you wish. Inconceivable! Hello, my name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die. You know the quotes and you can hear the characters themselves saying them in your head as you read them. Rumors have been going round Hollywood of some “big names” looking to remake the classic 1987 film, TheContinue reading “Why We Don’t Need a Remake of “The Princess Bride.””

Products to Make Dorm Life Easier

Maybe you are still in high school and planning on attending college in the fall, or maybe you are a current college student looking for ways to make your dorm more homey and even more functional. Here are some amazing products that will definitely help you out. Mini Fridge Hanging Dish Storage This thing wasContinue reading “Products to Make Dorm Life Easier”

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”