Creating sustainable routines: How to + why you should  

You may have hopes to wake up early, workout, eat healthy, meditate, read, journal, and have one-on-one time with your morning coffee before 8 am. But, to be honest, that could take hours out of your morning. While that may

“That girl” new year new you shopping guide

How to be “that girl” was a hot trend in 2021. Now that it’s 2022, I still think it is just as important to become “that girl” for you! Doing so means showing up for yourself mentally and physically, and

Welcome back! And welcome to the year 2022  

It’s been a while since I broke out my good-ol keyboard to type away, let alone hit “publish” on a drafted up copy. I must say, it feels nice to dust things off and have a fresh start in a

How to organize your apartment to a T [step by step]

If everything isn’t in its place, I go a little crazy. I’m one to put my dishes away shortly after using them, empty the dishwasher right away, and keep everything in line at all times. Mostly everything I own has

My monthly Amazon round-up [February 2021]

If you’ve been a long-time follower of mine, you know I have a strong love for Amazon. When I moved to a big city ~ Austin, TX ~ Amazon’s fast delivery made life so much easier. You don’t have to

How to make friends as an adult, out of college, and in a new city

It’s hard to meet new people. Especially if you’re out of college and headed to, or already in, a city that you don’t have any connections to. Growing up in Montana really didn’t teach me much about getting out of

Home coffee bar essentials: What I have on mine + what to add to yours

To be fair, I must say, I don’t technically have a stand-alone coffee bar set up. I do have a bar cart that could be made into a coffee bar, but I like having my coffee set-up by my fridge

A full apartment tour in Austin, TX [2021 edition]

It’s been a while since I’ve mentioned my apartment — the new one that set the scene for 2021. Honesty, getting a place by myself was the best move I’ve ever made. As I reach 24 years of age, it’s about

What is Nespresso? And, is it worth the hype?

When it comes to my coffee, you know I don’t mess around. I love coffee so much that I consider it to be my love language. There’s nothing that beats an early morning coffee kickstarting your day on the right

Sunday routine: How to organize your week and get ish done

Sundays are my favorite day of the week ~ Monday being my second. Sunday’s are my favorite because I plan, clean, and schedule the week ahead in peace. Over the years, I’ve figured out a Sunday routine that works perfectly

I did a no-spend month ~ this is what I learned

I did a no-spend month. Actually, twice.  I did one my last month in Montana (October), and another when I returned in November. While I may not have succeeded at both tries, I learned a lot. October was faulty because

How to create a budget that fits your lifestyle (in 8 steps)

Budgeting is something that I never really did until I graduated college. Before, I would save when I needed to save, and spend when I had a little extra. But what I didn’t think about was how much money I’ve