• Denim shorts with grey crewneck sweatshirt with printed croissants and white sneakers
    lifestyle,  style

    It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

    Mr. Rogers was right; it’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood! When I was a freshman at SMU, I didn’t know any area outside of campus. However, when I stepped outside (JK I drove) the Park Cities, I got to see all of the different neighborhoods in Dallas. **Strongly resists inhaling my pastry OUTFIT DETAILS: Sweatshirt (love this one) Shorts (here) Shoes (here – reduced price!) Necklace (here) Sunglasses (here) Dallas has so many distinctive neighborhoods, each providing different stores, eateries, coffee shops (woot woot!) and aesthetics. As an avid walker, I love to explore each hood. There are so many places that you might miss if you’re simply driving through. Even…

  • Good things come to those who sweat from https://fitgirlsdiary.com/30-fitness-motivational-posters-inspiring-fitness-quotes-to-give-you-motivation-to-workout/4/
    exercise,  fitness,  health,  lifestyle

    Fitting in Fitness

    Fitness? You mean “fit-ness pizza into my mouth?!” I absolutely love working out. In short, it’s consistent “me time” that’s uninterrupted, fun, and challenging. I control what happens during my workout, which pushes me to try as hard as I can. It might sound cliche, but it’s true. Here are some of my favorite workouts that keep me going: My Fave Ways to Move: Spin Class Really anyone who’s met me knows I’m crazy about spin classes! I’ve been going for three years now, and can easily say it’s my favorite workout. I hop on the bike at Lync Cycling and love every second of it. Pushes, tapbacks, and hair flips;…

  • blue t-shirt dress with army green vest and blush accessories
    lifestyle,  restaurants,  style,  weekend

    Dressin’ For Date Night

    Saturday night = date night and all the noms! Whenever we for dinner, my boyfriend and I take no prisoners when it comes to ordering (especially dessert). As I like to put it, it’s a “no calorie left behind” affair. I mean, just look at these! I love picking out my outfit for Saturday nights, but “date night” can be so ambiguous. What’s my outfit of choice? I love to accessorize a neutral T-shirt dress to dress it up and give it that extra sparkle. OUTFIT DETAILS: Dress (similar here) Vest (similar here) Shoes (similar here) Earrings (here) Clutch (similar here) If I had to describe this outfit in one word, I’d choose comfortable! I…

  • Graduation: white dress with lace cutouts and puff sleeves; graduation regalia
    lifestyle,  style

    Graduation and Welcome Back

    We all have those life events that are major milestones in growing up; your college graduation is one of them. I am now a member of graduated society! On Saturday, May 20th, I graduated from Southern Methodist University (SMU) with a double major in Corporate Communications and Public Relations! Four years, three weekly visits to Chick-Fil-A, two majors, and one graduate! Graduation Pictures:  **Sorry for the janky photo quality! You better believe I woke up to watch the Royal Wedding!! #wortheverymoment   Outfit Details: Look One: White Dress (old – similar here) Sneakers – not pictured but were worn during ceremonies (here) Heels – worn for pictures (similar here) Look Two:…