aww yeah, pixie cuts!

aww yeah, pixie cuts!

A few months ago I decided to change my hair style from bob to pixie…and I love it!  Granted, there are days when I miss braids, ponytails and curls, but I’m happier with my new style. I had a really hard time finding good pictures of pixie cuts to use as inspiration!  I mean, Pinterest […]

i’m a little behind

i’m a little behind

I just wanted to apologize for not posting anything recently…I’ve been so busy with work, editing pictures and dealing with headaches.  I suffer from chronic migraines as well as those triggered by weather changes. Hopefully things get better soon! Thanks for your patience.

what I wore for a job interview

what I wore for a job interview

I had an interview for the position of Summer Programming Coordinator this week (and I got the job!).  My top and shoes are from Walmart and my skirt is from RW&Co.   I took the picture in front of a mirror in my closet room…you can see the weirdly placed attic door in the reflection. 

If I could design my home just for me…

If I could design my home just for me…

Sometimes I’ll see a picture on Pinterest and think “Oh, I’d love to paint the front door hot pink!!” but I know my husband would not ever go for that.  This post features décor ideas I love and would implement in my home if I lived alone.  Get ready for some awesomeness! look at those […]

better-for-me beauty products

better-for-me beauty products

When I started college in 2008, that was (in my opinion) the peak of the trendy environmentally conscious movement. I went to a fairly small college that was highly regarded for their environmental programs.  While I was obtaining my Environmental Technician diploma,  I volunteered in the campus gardens, composted EVERYTHING I could at home, took advantage of the Free […]

BBQ sauce cupcakes

BBQ sauce cupcakes

You read the title right…BBQ sauce cupcakes.  There’s a grocery store chain in my area that offers a free cooking magazine at their stores.  Most of the recipes are using specific ingredients found at their stores (store brand products) but they have good ideas.  The issue I got the other day had a feature on […]

cleaning make over

cleaning make over

This summer I’ve decided to take a serious look at the cleaning products I use in our house.  This will include laundry soap, dish detergent and hand soap.  I’ve always been interested in cleaner living but never really committed to it 100%.  But now is the time to start really living, and cleaning, the way […]