The Fallen Christmas Tree

It’s the Saturday evening after Thanksgiving. My heart is full of gratitude and cheer bringing home a perfect Christmas tree. The top is perfectly straight, and its branches are full. My “perfect” Christmas tree begins to tilt further and further to the right. The knobs on the trunk and weight of the tree are tipping … Continue reading The Fallen Christmas Tree

Shop to Save Lives & Give Hope

Pregnancy Center FundraiserIt's officially November, and the start of my fundraiser for the Pregnancy Center! The Pregnancy Center in Toledo is a non-profit organization. My family and I have been supportive and involved in the organization for as long as I can remember. Now, as an adult I want to make my own impact, separate … Continue reading Shop to Save Lives & Give Hope

Internship Update: What I Do in Fashion Merchandising

My Role In case you've missed my style challenges or IG updates, let me catch you up. I started my internship in Fort Myers, FL with Chico's FAS on June 4th. I work in the bottoms and shorts department for White House|Black Market. To help you better understand, Chico's FAS is like P&G (Parent Company) andWhite House|Black … Continue reading Internship Update: What I Do in Fashion Merchandising

Underwear That’s Empowering Women

LIVELY Story Inspired by women with wild hearts and boss brains The brand is inspired by what truly makes women sexy today; smart, healthy, active and outgoing. They design bras and undies that blur the aesthetic lines of lingerie, active, and swim, taking the best of both elements of high-style and comfort from each category. … Continue reading Underwear That’s Empowering Women

Accepting Self-Promotion & Embracing Passion

The following images and excerpt makes me very vulnerable as I explain my promise to stop fearing self-promotion and others' reactions to my uncontrollable passion. My words and images are unedited, catching me off guard. However, I love them for capturing me in the moment, letting my true passion for fashion shine. Written from the … Continue reading Accepting Self-Promotion & Embracing Passion