Beauty

Travel

08.09.17

What’s Inside My Travel Makeup Bag

This may not be the case for you, but there’s a difference in …

This may not be the case for you, but there’s a difference in the makeup and skincare items I use day-to-day vs. what I travel with–at least for shorter getaways. I always try to pack light and only bring what I really have to have. Here’s what I usually bring …

Travel

08.07.17

What Major City Would You Live In?

After going from not traveling at all to getting to experience different cities …

After going from not traveling at all to getting to experience different cities in the US, Europe, and South America, I can’t help but think about other place I’d love to live in–even if only for a short period of time. I love Chicago and don’t have plans to leave …

Career

07.24.17

10 Ways to be Productive When You Work from Home

Working from home and running your own company sounds like a dream, doesn’t …

Working from home and running your own company sounds like a dream, doesn’t it? You can sleep in, do whatever you want, and don’t have to answer to anyone. Lies. I worked from home from 2007 until we got an office last September. Nine. Years. I now spend anywhere from 2-3 days …

Life Lately

07.21.17

Ready for the Weekend

What I've been up to and some fun summer travel plans …

What I've been up to and some fun summer travel plans …

Career

07.10.17

10 Lessons Learned in 10 Years of Self-Employment

When I started designing blogs back in 2007, it wasn’t my intention to …

When I started designing blogs back in 2007, it wasn’t my intention to work for myself full-time. There was so much I didn’t know about managing clients, time, a company, and finances. I knew nothing. I launched a blog and then graphic design business 10 years ago then The Everygirl 5 years later.

Recipes

07.07.17

Chocolate and Coconut Paleo Popsicles

It’s already Friday! I don’t know about you, but I have a thing …

It’s already Friday! I don’t know about you, but I have a thing for popsicles and usually crave my favorite frozen treat on warm summer days. Since I don’t really do sugar or dairy, homemade (paleo) popsicles are the way to go, and I’m so excited to share these recipes …

Travel

07.03.17

Travel Essentials for a Weekend Trip

I’ve shared my travel essentials for a long flight and today, want to talk …

I’ve shared my travel essentials for a long flight and today, want to talk about those weekend getaways. As a former over-packer who now only brings the essentials, I’ve rounded up a checklist of what I always pack when I’m only away for a few nights. Outfits I try to bring …

Travel

06.26.17

2 Days in Charleston

My favorite restaurants and things to do in one of my favorite cities …

My favorite restaurants and things to do in one of my favorite cities in the US …

Health

Recipes

06.22.17

20 Paleo Recipes to Make This Summer

Do you find yourself constantly pinning seasonal recipes you plan on whipping up …

Do you find yourself constantly pinning seasonal recipes you plan on whipping up for your next soirée but then never actually taking the time to go through Pinterest to make them? Or to actually host a soirée? Me too, guys. Me too. Here’s a list of everything I actually want …

Career

Wellness

06.13.17

Should I Start a Blog?

I'm answering one of my most asked questions and sharing advice and lessons …

I'm answering one of my most asked questions and sharing advice and lessons learned after over 10 years of blogging.

Life Lately

Travel

06.12.17

A Summer Weekend in Chicago

It's not officially summer yet but here's how I spent the first summer …

It's not officially summer yet but here's how I spent the first summer weekend in Chicago.

Life Lately

06.09.17

2017 no. Eleven

In the event that you’ve been out enjoying the start of summer, I thought …

In the event that you’ve been out enjoying the start of summer, I thought I’d recap the past week (and some great new finds–some on sale!) for ya. Last weekend, I hosted an event with Linkedin at J. Crew just as my summer cold was coming on. I got to meet and chat …

Recipes

06.07.17

My Quick and Easy “Chipotle” Bowl

This may be one of the easiest recipes I’ve ever shared–not that they’re …

This may be one of the easiest recipes I’ve ever shared–not that they’re ever that complicated–but I whipped up this bowl so quickly on Sunday night and got a few messages asking for the recipe, so here it is. I usually roast or grill chicken at the beginning of the week and have …

Travel

05.31.17

Where Should We Go On Our Honeymoon?

I'm sharing my top 2 honeymoon destination and would love it if you'd …

I'm sharing my top 2 honeymoon destination and would love it if you'd weigh in. Where should we go? …

Life Lately

05.30.17

2017 no. Ten

I'm sharing some wedding updates, a Memorial Day Weekend recap, and highlights from …

I'm sharing some wedding updates, a Memorial Day Weekend recap, and highlights from the last 3 weeks.

Career

Wellness

05.25.17

How to Organize Your Inbox

I'm about to change your life with these tips and tricks for a …

I'm about to change your life with these tips and tricks for a seamlessly organized inbox.

Career

05.24.17

My Interview with Entrepreneur

I'm talking about the lessons I learned making my own career path and …

I'm talking about the lessons I learned making my own career path and what led to the success of The Everygirl …

Travel

05.17.17

What to Pack for a Week in Europe Under $200

Last week, I shared what I packed for a week in Portugal and …

Last week, I shared what I packed for a week in Portugal and this week, I've rounded up the same items–all under $200 …

Life Lately

05.09.17

2017 no. Nine

It's been a while since my last update. I'm talking side projects, The …

It's been a while since my last update. I'm talking side projects, The Everygirl, and something I've been struggling with since I got engaged.

Fashion

Travel

05.08.17

What I Packed for a Week in Portugal

This post is 2 months late but since I did some of my …

This post is 2 months late but since I did some of my best packing to date for our weeklong trip to Portugal, I figured better late than never. I spent about an hour throwing my favorite basics into a suitcase and we were off. My outfits were simpler than ever–I …

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