Tag: summer

Year of Self

The night before 2017, I laid in bed and made my resolutions. They included getting an internship or job, making my magazine a bigger priority, and improving my health, among other things. The overarching theme was that this was going to be a year of self. For the past few years, it felt like everything […]

’14 summer roadtrip: yellowstone np

For the first two weeks of August, I went on what I called a west-of-the-rockies road trip. The first day consisted of a 13 hour drive from Seattle to Yellowstone. Our first night was at Grant Village. The next morning we headed out to the east side of the loop.    And finally we arrived […]

poketo pop-up at nordstrom

this week on #successfulsummer, I do something I’ve wanted to do. I saw the Poketo pop-up (or pop-in) allover Instagram a few weeks ago, and last Friday, I finally got the chance to visit. My cousin and I went and it was everything I imagined and more. The guy manning the pop-up was possibly the […]


  While Target moved its whole section of awesome notebooks into a black hole (and replaced it with a weird line of neon stuff), found these incredibly nerdy and incredibly fantastic notebooks. They’re super nice and the pop of color on the inside is great. They have a cool techy embossed design on each cover […]

currently: favorite hairdo

So recently, I’ve been trying to find new ways to do my hair. I was always the half-up half-down and ponytail girl, nothing special. I’ve been absolutely loving this look with my hair and have been doing it for the past few weeks. I’m not one to go too crazy when playing with hair. There […]