All in Everyday Life

Essential Oils I’ve Been Using

Lately I’ve been so into essential oils.  I put them in my water, rub them on my skin and diffuse them throughout my house.  I have found they really work for natural remedies, oftentimes even better than drug store products! Here I’m going to explain my five favorite oils and what I use them for! 

Weighted Blanket, An Honest Review

I’ve been wanting to get a weighted blanket for awhile.  I first heard of them about a year ago. My mom’s friend said her daughter got one to help get a better night’s sleep by reducing stress and anxiety.  I had never thought of the possibility that a blanket could have a mental effect, but let me tell you, now that I have my weighted blanket, there is no going back! 

5 Things I Keep In My Purse At All Times

Why is your purse so big? LOL. This is something I get questioned a lot tbh. But actually, I do carry a large tote bag and it is truly a wonder my arm hasn’t fallen off.  I just love to carry a big bag because I love having things with me just in case.  You never know when you might need something, so may as well just have it with you. At least that’s the way I see it.  However, whenever I explain this to people, they’re like, “What could you possibly need?”  So for those that are curious, here are 5 things I keep in my purse at all times. 

Blog Post Round Up: Top 5

Here I’m going to round up my top 5 blog posts in the past year based on traffic and number of reads.  Click the links below to check them out.  And, of course, thank you all for following along!  I love sharing all my tips with you guys!

25 Things I’ve Learned

This past week I celebrated my 25th birthday. It kind of hit hard that I’m getting old, but I used it as an opportunity to think about all of the things I’ve learned in my recent post-college, adult life. So here I have laid out 25 things I’ve learned in honor of my 25th birthday.

Lessons Learned from Living On My Own

Exactly one year ago, I moved out of a 3-bedroom apartment that I lived in with my best girlfriends in Philadelphia to move to Charlotte for a 6-month job placement in one of my company’s regional offices.  In February, they transferred me to Denver for another 6-month placement.  I knew full well what I was getting myself into prior to my first move, but what I didn’t know was how much I would learn about myself in this year of traveling and living alone.

Why I Love To Travel Alone

When I first proposed the idea of traveling alone to my Mom – she thought I was absolutely insane.  “Traveling alone?!” she said, “but what will you do by yourself?”

I feel as though many of you had similar reactions when watching my stories & posts last weekend when I told you that I was planning a road trip by myself to Santa Fe.

Keep reading to find out about how I’ve discovered a love for traveling alone.