diy halloween costume ideas: chic black cat

Halloween is less than two weeks away, so it’s time to get your costume ideas finalized! I can never decide what I want to be, so I’m always scrambling to the store at the last minute to find a costume. Inevitably, the costume that I want to buy is sold out, so I’m forced to […]



polka dots and red lips

Dress: Conversation Pieces  |  Heels: Forever 21 Necklace: Lily Wang on ShopLately  |  Lipstick: Maybelline Siren in Scarlet There’s something magical that happens when you try on a dress that fits perfectly.  When I first put on this adorable polka dot Charm The Date dress from Conversation Pieces, I had one of those enchanted moments. The perfect dress […]


Bundled Up for Fall: A Warm & Cozy OOTD

There are few things that I love more than waking up to a crisp autumn breeze. The slight chill in the air somehow makes everything seem a bit more festive and leaves me dreaming about pumpkin patches, apple picking, and hay rides. The cool fall weather also means a change in wardrobe. It’s time to trade […]


Fall 2014 Fashionista Giveaway #2 {$360 Fashion Giveaway!}

Thanks to Violet Fringe Boutique, Calinana Jewelry, Sunset 45, Edith Marie Jewelry, and Bleue Boutique for sponsoring today’s giveaway! Yes, that’s right- I’m offering not one but TWO awesome giveaways today! As I mentioned in my first giveaway post, the Fall 2014 Fashionista Giveaway Hop has officially begun! Over 100 bloggers have teamed up to […]


Fall 2014 Fashionista Giveaway #1 {Win $354 in Fashion Prizes!}

Thank you to The Red Ruby, Conversation Pieces, Lulu and Wink, Star Candy Boutique, and Mariposa Medley for sponsoring today’s giveaway! #FashionistaGiveaway Ladies, the big day has finally arrived! The Fall 2014 Fashionista Giveaway Hop is up and running, and the 100+ bloggers participating are offering bundles of prizes worth a a total of $26,000! […]


my new fitness plan {get a membership to planet fitness for $10 a month!}

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Planet Fitness. I received a membership to Planet Fitness to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. #MC #PlanetFitness As a former classical ballet dancer and ballet instructor, I’ve been a little bit spoiled in […]


The Secret to Growing Healthy Long Hair

You don’t realize how much of a difference your hair makes in your appearance until it drastically changes. A few years ago, I went into a routine hair appointment with long and healthy blonde hair. I had just moved, so I was trying out a new salon. I asked the stylist to simply touch up […]