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Gift Guide: Female-Owned Brands

Sharing my final gift guide of the season today! This guide features products from female-owned brands – many of which I have shopped from for years. #1 BLACK SLINGBACK PUMP I first discovered SARAH FLINT through one of my favorite … Read More

Gift Guide: Black-Owned Brands

My second holiday post is full of bright gift picks! All of the gift recommendations in this list are from Black-owned businesses. I am super excited to purchase items from these brands for myself & for others on my list. … Read More

Gift Guide: Queer-Owned Brands

Today is my first day sharing holiday gift guides! As I was listening to one of my favorite podcasts, BAD ON PAPER, I heard a summary of exactly why this activity is making me feel even happier than usual. Becca … Read More

Black Lives Matter

Black lives matter. Yet, within our country, this statement continues to be a point of contention. In years prior, I would acknowledge that Black lives matter in private conversations with loved ones. Unfortunately, I missed opportunity after opportunity to be … Read More

Caring For Community During COVID-19

It is hard to find the right words currently. I am doing nothing perfectly during this period, but I am hoping I can share a few ways to care for others amidst the chaos of COVID-19. In writing this post, … Read More

Sources of Energy

SHOP THE LOOK: EARRINGS | Madewell Jeans (SIMILAR STYLE) Tibi Sweater (SIMILAR COLOR & SIMILAR STYLE)| Rebecca Minkoff Bag (SIMILAR STYLE) | SUNGLASSES January is already zipping by, as I write my first blog post of 2020. Steph & I … Read More

How To Support Women’s Soccer After The World Cup Ends

My passion for the USWNT has never been stronger. Their victory in the World Cup final this summer was more than a record-breaking athletic achievement. It was a huge validation of everything this team stands for – speaking out against … Read More

Year of Challenge

At the start of 2018, I posted that the year ahead would be a YEAR OF MORE. At the start of 2019, I didn’t feel up to making resolutions. Starting my twenty-seventh year this month, I feel invigorated. MY BIG … Read More

NYFW Part #2

The next season of NYFW is upon us, but I still have stories & photos from last season to share. I promise my upcoming recaps this September will be more timely! MY FIRST RECAP from the previous season is jam-packed … Read More

Savoring Summer

SILVER BIRKENSTOCKS | QUAY SUNGLASSES A love/hate relationship with August is a common sentiment. Summer is a fleeting, jam-packed season. By the start of this month, the reality of the end is near. I’ve had a dozen conversations bemoaning this … Read More