15 November

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDES

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDES

I feel like I am gearing up for the holidays WAY sooner this year than I normally do. I’m just feeling it this year, guys. Kyle typically would start calling me Scrooge about now, but weirdly, I’m right there with him. Bring on the wreaths and Christmas songs! Anyway, I thought I’d share a few […]

30 October

VINTAGE MARKET DAYS

Posted in CREATE, DIY, HOME, LIFE, STYLE
VINTAGE MARKET DAYS

Earlier this year, I was contacted by the Vintage Market Days event for the Columbus area. This is an awesome pop-up market event that started in Oklahoma in 2011, but has since branched out to 26 states. The Columbus event planners wanted me to attend as a blogger/writer and bring some friends to check it out, so I planned […]

9 October

HEAVY FRUIT

Posted in BEAUTY, LIFE
HEAVY FRUIT

I have a few upcoming published nonfiction pieces, and this one, “Heavy Fruit,” was recently released in So to Speak: a feminist journal of language and art, which is based out of George Mason University in Virginia. Having my work (as in my highly personal nonfiction work) out there for the world to see is nerve-racking, […]

26 September

SMUDGING

Posted in HEALTH, HOME, LIFE
SMUDGING

September. During this time of year is when I really can feel a shift in the seasons. Moving from summer to fall is my favorite time of year, because if we’re lucky, we get to enjoy sunshine without the stifling heat of summer, along with everything good in the world: crisp mornings, hot drinks, and spiced […]

8 September

UNTIL WE CAN’T DANCE ANYMORE

Posted in LIFE
UNTIL WE CAN’T DANCE ANYMORE

My sister is getting married tomorrow. Dear Sister, No one told me about this feeling. I’ve seen different countries and held new babies and been in rooms with so much love that I could almost taste it. But no one told me that when my sister got married, I would feel the oddest cocktail of emotions […]