How To Feel Confident In A Swimsuit (& Where To Buy!)

Breaking news: I’m not a size 0. 

Of course, if you’ve ever seen a picture of me, you’re probably like, “well, duh.” I’m usually a size 12 or 14 at most stores, and I go from medium to XL depending on sizing. It sounds silly to say I’ve struggled with this when the average American woman is a size 14, so I’m in good company, but I’ve tried pretty much every weight loss scheme. When I was a teenager, I saw a therapist because my relationship with food was disordered, and I coped in some unhealthy ways.

Ballin’ On A Budget: My Favorite Winter Buys

Can you guys believe it’s basically spring?! I honestly feel like both fall and winter lasted way too long, so you won’t find any complaints here. Even though it doesn’t get super cold in Florida, I still spend most of my time inside … aka inside a mall. 

I’ve been trying to save up for our move (we’re moving two weeks from Thursday!) so I haven’t made a ton of big-ticket purchases, which has caused me to get creative with the things I have bought. I’ve also prioritized buying things I’ll actually use instead of just buying something because it’s on sale.

The Ultimate Guide To Lilly Pulitzer In South Florida

South Florida = Lilly heaven, but if you don’t know where to go, everything can be super confusing! I’m creating this guide with the hope of helping people vacationing in Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Miami or anywhere else in the area! When I moved here, I had no idea where to stop for Lilly Pulitzer, so I just wandered the area until I found stores I loved! 

How To Stay Balanced & Take Breaks (With Tips From My Followers!)

I took an inadvertent break from blogging for pretty much all of February. I had wrist surgery thanks to carpal tunnel syndrome, so I had to minimize my time on the computer. It was honestly for the best –– I stay super busy for no reason at all, and it’s honestly a pride thing. I joke about it, but it’s seriously not a healthy habit.