Fall is one of my most favorite times of year — it’s a season full of some of my favorite fashion trends: earth-toned colors, sweaters and scarves, boots. The weather is just crisp enough to feel a change coming but not so cold that the tip of your nose starts to slowly go numb every… Read More how i dress-up graphic tees [for fall]
‘Tis the season for turkey, family and shopping. This is, without a doubt, my favorite time of the year and I couldn’t be more excited to start my Christmas shopping (although, let’s be honest, I started a while ago…). When shopping around, I always try to do two things: shop small and shop local. By choosing… Read More 8 More Waynesville Businesses to Purchase from this Christmas (+ a master guide!)
It’s so hard for me to grasp that summer has come and gone, and we’re now in the season of fall – my favorite season. Wanna know a fun fact? I used to hate fall. I hated everything it came with – dying trees, colder weather and the inescapable fact that I still had until… Read More My Fall Fashion Essentials
Last year, I wrote a post called “9 Waynesville Businesses to Purchase from this Christmas” and people seemed to like it pretty well. I’ve re-written it this year, with a tad bit more planning, and am excited to present to you my 2017 edition of Waynesville Businesses to Purchase from this Christmas.
In lieu of moving back to Chapel Hill in two days, I wanted to give you all a blog post that is a little bit more fun, laid-back, and simple. So I decided to share with you something I’ve never done before on this blog — a glimpse into my every-day bag and what I… Read More My Purse Essentials – What’s in my Purse 2017
The last month has really been good to my knitting-loving heart. I’ve had time to sit down and work on multiple projects (and I have even more in the making). I’m so grateful to have had the opportunity to knit for many different people and work with their requests. Because of this, I’ve been able to… Read More New Etsy Listings You Don’t Wanna Miss!
Living away from home for college, I really miss the unique qualities that the mountains and my hometown bring — the music, the people, the mountains, the shopping. Seriously, mountain people are crazy creative and they show that in all the small-town businesses owned in and around Waynesville. Coming from small-town North Carolina, I am most… Read More 9 Waynesville Businesses to Purchase from this Christmas
On Tuesday, November 15th, for whatever reason, I decided to leave my dorm room and go about my day without wearing makeup. This is the first time I had left the safe confine of my room with the pre-meditated choice to not wear makeup for a full day in years. While going from class-to-class on Tuesday,… Read More I Went a Week Without Makeup & This is What Happened
If you didn’t know already, I knit. And I just so happen to have an Etsy shop where I sell knit accessories and items. I have unique things and basic things; feminine things and masculine things. I sell things for chickens and for tea. I don’t have hundreds of things for sale, but each order… Read More My Etsy Shop + A Coupon Code!
The following article was originally written for Fresh U, an online publication written for college freshmen, by college freshmen. I currently work as the Senior Editor with Fresh U.