Stranger Things

My roommate moved out in July and just about the time I was cozying into my solo lifestyle, the financial realities hit me; paying my mortgage alone was really going to stifle my adult play time. This isn’t the first time I’ve had to weigh the costs of financial maturity and quality of life. Many […]

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Spring Sleeves

I have a good friend here in Denver; she is emotionally unstable, unforgettable, but most importantly unpredictable. Her name is Spring and she causes me to feel the highest highs and the lowest lows, attempting to keep up with her inconsistent attitude, at altitude. Despite the roller coaster, I still spend much of the year […]

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Weekend Vibes and Lessons from my Mom

With yesterday being mother’s day and Thursday being Noah’s 11th birthday, I’ve coined this week the Mommy Sandwich. It’s a stretch to use the word “mommy” when it comes to my role with Noah, as I am really closer to a pseudo mom, cooler than just dad’s girlfriend but not despised enough to be considered […]

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Basic V Neck Tee

Today I’m collaborating with one of my ultimate Instagram crushes, Katy, from Stately Velvet. If you do not follow her let me give you a handful of reasons why you should: She is adorable! She is genuine. Our relationship has moved fast and although we haven’t had “the talk”, I’m confident its coming soon. She […]

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School Girl or Coooooool Girl?

Every morning, I feel like I am packing for a small vacation, instead of a work day. Lunch, check. Make-up, check. Extra shoes (theres no parking at work), check. Umbrella, check. Purse, check. It’s no wonder this red leather backpack has become a staple in my work wardrobe. When I threw it on yesterday morning, […]

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Fear: Cleanliness

As a thrifter, you get some pretty interesting questions. Do you buy shoes from the thrift store? What do you use to sterilize your items? Do you ever think about who was wearing it before you? Just for the record, the answers are yes, depends and sometimes, if its vintage. I fully understand that thrifting […]

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Self-sacrificing

Everyone has moments in their life that substantially impact the course of their future. For some it may be marriage, or divorce,¬†a dream vacation or adopting a child. For others, it may be buying a house, volunteering, building a business or overcoming a fear. Regardless, these moments set in motion a chain of events that […]

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Instagram the Online Dating Source

Today is a love story. No, not the romantic rip-your-clothes-off lustful type of love, but instead the laugh your face off over martinis and share stories about the rip-your-clothes-off kind of love. Her name is Gillian and we met through Instagram – the online dating portal for female friendships. If you’ve ever met someone online […]

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Easter

J Crew polka dot shirt РMountain Thrift Р$1 Brown Belt Рunknown thrift store Р~$2 Forever 21 skirt РARC Thrift Р$3  Leather Boots (also here and here) РARC Thrift Р$5 Heart Earrings РMountain Thrift Р$2

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