An End of Summer Bucket List With Perrier Flavors

    off the shoulder sweater || jeans || booties, also here || bralette || Forever 21 fedora, similar (1/2/3) || aviators As summer winds down… With the waning days of summer upon us, we’ve been spending time closer to home. Living so near to a city like Chicago, we often get used to driving downtown to entertain ourselves and it can be easy to forget that we have tons to do in our own backyard. The weather has been super mild for this time of…
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8 Tried and True Summer Beauty Hacks

Thank you Dove for sponsoring this post. Dove Invisible Dry Spray Antiperspirant goes on invisible, leaving no white marks on 100 colors of clothing. The Dog Days of Summer With August comes the heat. And the humidity. One minute you’re sitting in your freezing cold office, and the next your sweating your face off outside. Its a never ending battle between being way too hot and absolutely freezing. Its a back and forth that’s hard…
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There’s a Confident Spring in my Step

This post has been sponsored by Schick®. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Spring Ready with Schick® With the arrival of summer, it’s time to think about dresses, skirts and shorts. And ladies, to feel your most confident, it’s time to get those legs ready! Gone are the days when we can throw on jeans or tights and walk out the door. Let’s talk about part of my spring and summer beauty routine. I…
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Life Lessons from My Poppy and Dealing with Loss

On Loss… Just one short week ago I held my grandmother’s hand as she took her last breaths. Even as I write this now, its hard to believe she is gone. She was 89. She lived a long and full life. If my life is half as full of experience and family and adoration as hers, I would consider myself incredibly lucky. It wasn’t a tragedy. She got to make all of her own decisions all the way…
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