How to Be Happier | 10 Happiness-Promoting Practices + Over 10 Happy Quotes to Share

How to Be Happier | 10 Happiness-Promoting Practices

What is Happiness? There are a million ways to define happiness. “Be happy. Be bright. Be you.” The dictionaries define happiness as Delighted, pleased, or glad, as over a particular thing; OR Characterized by or indicative of pleasure, contentment, or joy (Dictionary.com). OR A state of well-being and contentment; OR A pleasurable or satisfying experience…

e.l.f. Online Shopping Haul | Mixing It Up

elf online shopping haul mixing it up

That’s right, you’ve guessed it–more makeup shopping! Perhaps I am an addict, perhaps I don’t care. What can I say, I love it! This time instead of focusing on lip products, I’m mixing it up–I decided to try out some other elf items. Here is a quick review. Lip Exfoliant in Cherry Tart I have…

How to Survive Your First Year of College

How to survive your first year of college

I have been there…heck, I am still there! College is hard! The constant, never-ending piles of homework and assigned readings. It’s nearly impossible not to get behind! Plus, you’re always feeling sleep deprived and exhausted from pulling those all-nighters. College is hard, but it can be made super easy by following these Tips to Surviving…

Piney & Co. Review | A Comparison to Cambodian Elephant Pants

Piney & Co. Review, A Comparison to Cambodian Elephant Pants

As you may know, I spent some time in Cambodia. While I was there, you may also know that I did some shopping! Who wouldn’t right!? Well, one of the things I got were a bunch of pairs of pants—elephant pants. You’ve heard of them, right? Seen them around on social media? There are a…

I Love Summer Because I’m Creating Amazing Memories

TWITTER I Love Summer Because Im Making Amazing Memories

This lovely post was written by Sarah of I Heart Frugal. Read about why Sarah loves summer! What I Love About Summer! Summer has always been a favorite season of mine! As a child, I grew up just a few blocks from a lake and it was pure fun! I have fond memories of walking to…

7 Tips for Surviving Midnight Shifts | and other odd shifts

How to Survive Midnight Shifts and other odd shifts

Have you been hired into work a midnight shift and you have no idea how you will survive? This happened to me. I am NOT a late-night person. I am the type of person who has a strict sleep schedule, which I rarely stray from. Before hiring in to do midnights, I was going to…

August 2017 Bullet Journal Spread | Classic Style

August 2017 Bullet Journal Spread | Classic Style

This month’ bullet journal spread is entirely different from the creative artsy look of last July’s spread. For August, I have decided to keep it classic and clean looking. I am not straying from color or creativity, I am just keeping it incredibly simple and functional. With this being the first month in the new…

My Gratitude Journey | Meaningful Artwork

My Gratitude Journey | Meaningful Artwork

I’ve titled this post ‘My Gratitude Journey,’ though it is mainly about a piece of artwork I spent a year creating and the story behind it. Warning, I have to get a little vulnerable to tell this story. The Back Story I’d like to start from the beginning. I was in a toxic relationship which…

Travel Guide | Summer in Port Huron, Michigan | Part 4 – Local Businesses & Restaurants

Local Businesses & Restaurants Summer in Port Huron Michigan

This Travel Guide post focuses on Port Huron, Michigan, my hometown! I was inspired to do this post because of how much I love summer and how much fun Port Huron is in the summer! What a place to be when the sun is shining! Being right on Lake Huron, there is plenty to do,…

Travel Guide | Summer in Port Huron, Michigan | Part 3 – Attractions

Port Huron Michigan Attractions

This Travel Guide post focuses on Port Huron, Michigan, my hometown! I was inspired to do this post because of how much I love summer and how much fun Port Huron is in the summer! What a place to be when the sun is shining! Being right on Lake Huron, there is plenty to do,…