Powder Blue

Fashion Sets

**This post contains affiliate links One color that I have really been digging lately is powder blue. Its awesome iciness lends itself well to winter and as spring rolls around it fits in perfectly with the pastels. Naturally I decided that I need to create an outfit inspired by the color. I really love all of these items and especially more »

Like an Egyptian

Fashion My Style

**Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links Earlier in the month I showed off a peter pan collared peach shirt from Light in the Box. Today I am going to show you the two other pieces that I got in that order: a simple white dress shirt and a printed skirt. I had been looking around a v-neck dress shirt and more »

Liebster Award!

Self Help

I am very pleased to announce that I have been nominated for the Liebster Award by Shannon at Graceful Habits. If you haven’t checked out her blog already, do! She has some awesome beauty reviews and tasty recipes—-Nutella Smoothie anyone? I love these awards. They are an awesome chance for small bloggers to be recognized. They allow the chance to get more »

Easy & Delicious Thai Curry

Dinners Recipes

One of my favorite cuisines is Thai. There is just something about the warm spices, the sweet coconut milk, and bright vegetables that makes it seem so hearty and healthful. It warms the soul. The good news is it can be incredibly easy to make a really good curry! Today I am making green curry with a rice recipe that more »

Creative Blogger Nomination!

Self Help

Exciting news. I’ve been nominated for the Creative Blogger Award by Shae of justshaee.blogspot.com. I have to say that I am incredibly honored that Shae thought of me. Thank you so much! If you haven’t checked out her blog go ahead and take a look. She has the cutest outfits, beauty reviews, and thoughts in general. The Creative Blogger Award more »

DIY Floral & Glitter Letter Wreath

DIY Home Decor

One thing that has been bugging me as of late is my front door. You could walk past the door and would think the place was empty. I mean, the door itself is fine but there is absolutely nothing about a plain white door that is inviting. Now I am renting so as much fun as it sounds I can’t more »

Are You Feeling Peachy?

Fashion My Style

**This Post Contains Affiliate Links I’ve been hearing a lot about lightintheboxdotcom and sites like it. There are some really mixed reviews out there. A ton of people have said how awful they are; poor quality, items never arrive, horrible customer service….the list goes on. On the flip side, I’d also heard really good things; cheap stuff, experiences of good more »

Pretty in Pink Nails Design

Beauty Nails

**This post contains affiliate links   Every time I get onto pinterest I am barraged with a wide assortment of beautiful and elaborate nail designs. Then when I attempt myself I am left with a manicure that looks like it was done by a four year old. But I am determined. I will bring my nail aptitude up to a more »

Cinco de Mayo Style

Fashion My Style

**This post contains affiliate links I am so excited that today is Cinco de Mayo. My dad, an entomologist, used to go down every year to South America. When he came back he always had in tow with him the coolest souvenirs! I have so many beautiful things from those trips including an alpaca fur blanket, a creepy knife, an more »

DIY Poppy Flower Flutter Curtains

DIY Home Decor

Good morning everyone! I hope you all had a good weekend. I recently moved to a new apartment. Like anytime you move, there are things that you will need to get. In my last place I had honeycomb style blinds that looked nice and provided a good amount of privacy. In this new place there are mini blinds. These mini more »