A Miami Girl’s Guide to Winter

Usually, when I tell people that I’m from Miami, the first thing they ask me is why would I leave the beautiful Miami weather for the cold Chicago winters? First off, have you been in Miami really anytime of year?? It’s hot, humid, and I am sticky all the time, not cute.  In reality, I’veContinue reading “A Miami Girl’s Guide to Winter”

Radiating Self Love: My Self Care Rountine

I thrive off of being busy, it keeps me from lounging in bed all day, so I get to  feel my best and most productive. I often fill my schedule with sweat seshes, work, CHAARG, coffee dates, and the occasional spontaneous adventure. As you can see I try to spend very little time at home,Continue reading “Radiating Self Love: My Self Care Rountine”

13.1 Miles Later: 5 Things I Learned from Training for a Half Marathon

On July 16th, 2017, I ran my first half marathon; a long road of hard work leading to a 13.1 mile run around the beautiful city of Chicago. (since then I’ve been on a runners high leaving me wanting more. Before I decided to take this journey I could barely run two miles, it wasContinue reading “13.1 Miles Later: 5 Things I Learned from Training for a Half Marathon”

Review: Girlfriend Collective Leggings

Hi friends, I will be the first to admit, I probably spend way too much time on Facebook [I’m working on it, but its really hard when your mom is writing on your wall three times a day and your best friend is tagging you in all the wine memes]. But if your internet browserContinue reading “Review: Girlfriend Collective Leggings”

I’m Not to I Am

It was an early morning when I was scrolling through the CHAARG blog and stumbled upon a post written about Elisabeth Tavierne running the Chicago Marathon. In that moment, I decided I WANT TO RUN A MARATHON. Running definitely wasn’t my favorite workout but something in me wanted to run a race. Mind you, IContinue reading “I’m Not to I Am”

305 ’til I Die: A weekend in Miami

A few weekends ago, a friend and I decided to pack our chanxs and take a post-birthday trip to my hometown of Miami, Florida. Even though the weather was finally warm in Chicago, I was excited to go home for the weekend to drink strong coffee, eat my weight in Cuban bread, and of course,Continue reading “305 ’til I Die: A weekend in Miami”

21 and Grateful.

Today I am officially 21 years old. To say the least, 20 was rough. It brought anxiety, heartbreak, doubt, but it also brought self-love, friendships, adventure, and opportunity. To kick-off my 21st year on this planet, I wanted to reflect on the 21 things I am most grateful for. The light that shines through my apartment everyContinue reading “21 and Grateful.”

Passion for Planning: How I Stay Organized with My Passion Planner

First and foremost, Happy 2017! I wish nothing but the best to each person reading and hope you exceed in every resolution and intention you have set. A common resolution is to stay more organized with school and work and being able to balance it all. As a college student, I have struggled with stayingContinue reading “Passion for Planning: How I Stay Organized with My Passion Planner”

The Return of the Fashionista

*Cue the Eminem* “Guess who’s back, back again…” After a very long rut, I’m back with a new approach and direction. Having time to settle in Chicago and explore the past few months has inspired and motivated me to come back and blog again. This blog will still be about my beauty favorites and fashion, but IContinue reading “The Return of the Fashionista”

Comfy and the City

The flowers are bright and spring is blooming! If I had two words to describe my style it would be comfy and boho, and this outfit shows just that. Nothing is more important to me than being comfortable. Flow wide-leg pants like these are one of my essentials for the spring and summer. I loveContinue reading “Comfy and the City”