Lifestyle

Touring Santa Barbara, California!

Santa Barbara A few years back, I took an awesome trip to California for a conference of young leaders from around the country. I ended up getting a full travel scholarship to fly there from Maryland. It was a long weekend full of great speakers and meeting some really neat people! Unfortunately, I also lost my… Continue reading Touring Santa Barbara, California!

Lifestyle

Rainy Days at Starbucks

Yesterday was a rainy day in Maryland so the sister and I took some time in the afternoon to do homework at Starbucks. There's something so nice about sitting in the coffee shop, listening to jazz music, doing work, and just watching the rain fall outside. Very peaceful. I just wanted to nap actually. When… Continue reading Rainy Days at Starbucks

Style

Color Spotlight: Caramel and Wine

Caramel and Wine by oceangirl15 featuring cotton leggings I was inspired by fall colors today and found these gems while browsing through polyvore. They're so rich in color and speak volumes about the person wearing them. This season I'm really loving the Burberry style ponchos! However, most of us won't pay $600 for one so… Continue reading Color Spotlight: Caramel and Wine

Style

Top Picks from J Crew Fall

My favorite store to shop at for fall trends is J Crew! They have the best basics and preppy styling I've found and better yet, they had in fun, trendy pieces to appease the fashionista in all of us. Browsing their online store I focused on colors that are associated with autumn. My skin tone… Continue reading Top Picks from J Crew Fall

Seasonal Things

Autumn Decorating Ideas

Autumn Decoration Ideas by oceangirl15 featuring a nut bowl I absolutely love autumn and all the colors that come with it. I love decorating the house with little touches of warmth and comfort I associate with fall. It just brings in the season with that much more decoration and happiness. Growing up, my mom was… Continue reading Autumn Decorating Ideas

Lifestyle

Life of Liz Update

I'm yawning as I write this I'm so tired. Life lately has just been up and down and all over the place! There's been good and bad. Right now, I'm just trying to process everything and get enough sleep to get me through the week. I've stress eaten the whole time so now I better… Continue reading Life of Liz Update

Beauty

Spa Day: Homemade Face Mask

I love Sundays because normally I have a guest post on the blog! Today is no exception! Emily from Erratic Goddess is showing us how to make 3 great face masks! The skin care is the most important thing when it comes to beauty. And taking care of our face is beyond important; our face is… Continue reading Spa Day: Homemade Face Mask