5 Intriguing Books to Read This Fall

Tomorrow is the first day of fall and I am so excited I can hardly contain myself! I mentioned in one of my last posts a few of my favorite fall pastimes, but the list just keeps growing and growing. I’ve been daydreaming about all of the fun fall activities I want to check off my to-do list: pumpkin picking, s’mores toasting, scarf layering, and most prominently, hammock-laying in the company of a good book. As…

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9 Home Décor Pieces I’m Currently Drooling Over

As I briefly mentioned in one of my recent #lifestyle posts, I am addicted to kitchenware. What I didn’t mention, though, is how deeply that addiction runs. It doesn’t just stop in the kitchen – oh no – my obsession with beautiful surroundings applies to every part of my life. That means I’m constantly looking at new ways to style my living spaces… After all, your home is supposed to be your haven, right? I think…

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What’s in My Bag?

Raise your hand if any of these things have been found in your bag at any point in time: Sunglass case with no sunglasses Gum wrapper with discarded gum folded inside An opened, crumbled Nature’s Valley granola bar A tube of lipstick without the lid A book with the cover bent back A garment of clothing A single earring whose mate’s location is unknown An ink pen with detached cap A crumpled wad of cash…

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September 2017 Wishlist

This year has been nuts. Does anyone else agree? Even in my personal life, situations vary almost completely from one day to the next. That’s not even considering the moment-to-moment stories about our country and world that consume my Twitter and Facebook feeds. Sometimes it’s enough to make my head spin. I have a feeling September will be no different, which Is why my wishlist for the upcoming month feels very… surprising. There are things…

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Recipe Review: Zucchini Parmesan

Today while I was taking a break from the big girl job hunt, I stumbled across this recipe for Sheet Pan Zucchini Parmesan from Chungah over at Damn Delicious. My parents have been trying to eat more veggies lately, so I figured it might be a good recipe to try out for dinner. After making sure neither of them had plans, I made a mental checklist of all the things I needed to pick up…

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