Casual Glamour With DG2 Jeans

fashion, Self

There’s not a more versatile item of clothing than jeans. They’re the only piece from my closet that I wear almost every day, with limitless ways to go from casual to dressed up glamour. Just try thinking of something that doesn’t go with jeans. Sneakers? Perfect! Manolos? Own it! Ok, maybe jeans aren’t the right […]

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My First Time at a Coffee Festival: 7 Things You Need to Know

food and wine, life

My first time at a coffee festival was last weekend. It was a pretty fun day but as a first-timer, there are definitely some things you need to know. I asked a friend of mine to go with me to the San Antonio Coffee Festival and as two coffee lovers (and festival goers) we had […]

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How to Make Every Day Valentine’s Day with JORD Watches {GIVEAWAY}

fashion, giveaway, life, Self

Although it’s just one day, it’s important to figure out how to make every day Valentine’s Day with your significant other. I’m one of the lucky ones who managed to marry my best friend. We are celebrating our 15th Valentine’s Day together this year, but every day he finds unique ways to show his love. […]

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Best of 2017: Epic Trips of the Year

life, travel

Ok, ok…so maybe I included every trip we went on in 2017 for this list of epic trips of the year. But seriously, who doesn’t say to themselves, “This is the best trip ever!” at least once on a trip? Travel is such a huge part of our life, so it’s a little difficult to […]

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5 Ways to Get Out of Bed and Conquer Your Day

fashion, life, Self

We are all guilty of it. The alarm goes off and you hit snooze. Scratch that. The alarm goes off and you mutter an expletive and then hit snooze. And you hit it again…and again…and then you check every app on your phone and…you hit snooze yet again. If you find yourself falling victim to […]

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5 Things I’m Excited About in 2018

life, Self, travel

And just like that, 2017 came to an end. How does this time of year make you feel? Are you a resolution maker? Does the thought of a new year daunt or excite you? I usually have the hardest time answering these questions. Right now I’m just trying to navigate my way through the fog […]

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How to Create a Stylishly Low-key New Year’s Eve

fashion, food and wine, life

If your idea of a great New Year’s Eve is more relaxation than rager (but you still want to pop a few corks), then this little guide is for you. I love a festive celebration. It’s part of the reason why I love the holiday season so much. I’m one of those people who likes […]

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Holiday Coffee Bar Essentials

food and wine, life

It’s no secret around here. We love our coffee. Although most days mean running out the door with a travel mug in hand, on the weekends we love to savor cup after cup in bed. Sometimes we do breakfast, too, but really coffee is the main event. Our sweet Bella enjoys getting back into bed […]

December 13, 2017

20 Gift Ideas That Give Back This Christmas


Last night we were surprised and thrilled to experience a snowfall here in San Antonio. Yes, you read that right…we had snow in Texas! So of course we immediately did what most crazy Texans do when they see snow – every single cliché activity that involves snow! We made snow angels, had a snowball fight, […]

December 8, 2017

DIY Snowy Ornament Treat Jars

DIY, life

Happy Tuesday, everyone! Now that December is here, I am in full-on Christmas mode! In addition to decorating, shopping, and wrapping gifts, I always like to find the time to create something. Homemade gifts that are simple yet thoughtful can really brighten someone’s day. I love crafting but don’t always have the time. But I found […]

December 5, 2017

How I Found My Blogging Tribe

beauty, fashion, life

Finding your blogging tribe is probably one of the toughest things to do. It’s not enough to just put your content out there and expect hoards of followers to read every word immediately. Part of what makes blogging so rewarding is being able to connect with other bloggers who share similar passions and what it […]

November 29, 2017

Holiday Gift Guide: Savvy Traveler

life, travel

I think it’s fair to say the shopping season is officially upon us (BTW, you can easily shop all my holiday gift guides HERE). Did you take advantage of any Black Friday sales? I picked up a couple things online and didn’t actually go anywhere all weekend. It was so nice to have 4 days […]

November 27, 2017