I’ve always hated running, ever since I was in elementary and we had to run relay races, I was always the slowest runner and I gave up so quickly. It’s taken me so long to learn to push myself mentally and physically when it comes to running and that’s what I’ve learned to love the most about this running journey. A couple of months ago, I started running a mile every day on the treadmill, my mph was atrocious (12mph), but little by little I started pushing myself a bit more, adding more miles to my run. Shortly after, my boyfriend pushed me to go… View Post

  It seems like 22 passed by in the blink of an eye. Now I’m 23 and I’m going to try my best to truly appreciate it. I spent my birthday (December 30th) with family surrounded by a fire followed by an amazing homemade meal. It’s been years since I’ve spent a birthday in Florida, nonetheless with a home cooked meal rather than a fancy restaurant. And I will say this was one of my favorite birthdays yet, no stuffy restaurant or fancy gifts can replace the warm feeling of being with family and just enjoying each others company in 40 degree weather. Although 23 is still young,… View Post

So, I thought I’d share a few inexpensive, chic gift ideas for your mom this Mother’s Day! She’ll love them and so will your wallet! Because who doesn’t love a cute Style & Co. Summer Straw Beach Bag Floral print scarf for a beautiful night out in the city These Kate Spade New York Small Studded Earrings are the perfect accessory Add a minimal touch to any home with Anthropologie Press Glassed Frame Spice up your spring outfit with Anthropologie Opal Lustre Ring Set Lather yourself in soft and smooth Ahava Mineral Body Lotion Relax in a cozy setting with Magical Thinking Valentine Throw Blanket Keep… View Post