Easy, Last-Minute Halloween Costumes

Welcome, Great Pumpkin! Are you a procrastinator or just made some last-minute Halloween plans? I’ve got you covered with these simple costumes that you probably already have hiding in your closet! Regina George, Mean Girls This one couldn’t be easier. Chances are you already have everything necessary for this right in your closet. Just grab…

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Channel Your Inner Dancer

I grew up taking all sorts of dance classes (ballet, jazz, hip-hop, tap, poms, etc), and there’s still a special spot in my heart for dance. I don’t dance much anymore, but I still love to go to the ballet, see a dance performance, and pretend I’m a professional ballerina whenever I wear my legwarmers.…

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Summer Adventure Essentials

I’m so excited that it’s finally summer! Though, admittedly, I don’t handle the heat too well… So I put together a list of my summer adventure essentials that make any trip outdoors that much more enjoyable. sandals //  I have been practically living in my Birkenstocks this summer. After breaking them in, they are possibly…

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Couch Inspiration

Hey, y’all… I’m looking for a little inspiration for my couch situation. I say “situation” because my pillows are mismatched and are lagging behind my clearly put-together gallery wall. (the two pillows on the right came with my couch) Here’s what my couch and gallery wall look like NOW: I’ve been eying up some cute…

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My Favorite Things

It’s kind-of-sort-of-maybe becoming spring in NYC. I say that with hesitation because the past two days were so cold, you would have thought it was fall. But since the flowers have been blooming and the forecast is (somewhat) looking up, I’m feeling more and more jazzed about my favorite spring things! Teavana Tea As I’m…

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Design Darling sale!

What’s better than saving $$$ on something cute? Saving $$$ on something cute over at Design Darling! Mackenzie doesn’t offer sales too often in her boutique, but today is special – it’s the store’s 3rd anniversary! Save 20% on your purchase with code CANTSTOPWONTSTOP. Here are some of my favorite items in the store right…

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wash that ‘blah’ right outta my hair…

My hair has been rather… well… there’s no other way to put it than ‘blah.’ It was a good excuse to try out a salon in the city and get rid of my split ends. I’m always wary of trying out new hair stylists… In Wisconsin, I’ve only ever had four hairstylists in my life.…

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Holiday Gifts for Her

I love the holiday gift-giving season just as much as any other person, but sometimes it can be hard to come up with new ideas year after year. I came up with a few gift ideas for the girly girl in your life – and, if anything, just a little inspiration! {from left to right}…

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These Boot{ie}s Were Made For Walking…

The crisp air, the crunch of leaves beneath your feet, over-sized sweaters… it’s definitely fall. I don’t know about you, but I’ve been absolutely LIVING in my booties lately. And whenever I’m walking around the city, I find myself struggling not to notice all the other cute booties on the street. The shoe envy is…

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Mission: Chic Desk

Yesterday’s #MotivationMonday has had me obsessing over the perfect. chic. desk. I haven’t shared many pictures of my new apartment yet, only because I feel like there’s still more work that needs to be done (mostly clearing clutter – but that’s a whole different story!). However, I’m ready to share a sneak peek at my…

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