Category: Living

July 2019 Reads & Reviews

There doesn’t seem to be enough hours in the day to accomplish all the reading I’m hoping to get to by the end of summer! Nonetheless, some really cute books have come my way lately that have made reading ridiculously enjoyable. All of these move pretty quick, too so they’re…

5 Tips to Help Manage Your Dog’s Anxiety

Ah, summertime. The season of thunderstorms and fireworks … in other words, the season of nightmares for my dog! In the last couple years, Finley has developed a high-level of anxiety during these stressful situations. He’s always been sensitive to sound, but now a small raindrop or stray firework will…

12 Things I Loved in June

HAPPY JULY 1! How the hell we’re more than halfway done with the year is both beyond me yet not surprising at all. Summer finally decided to show up in the Midwest, so we’ve been getting out every hour of everyday to soak it all up while it lasts. That…

My Everyday Alex & Ani Stack

Charm bracelets always have been kind of my “thing.” I wore my OG one (you know, when you had to buy separate charms and put them onto a bracelet yourself) well past my college years. I started it when I was probably 12 or 13, so you can imagine how…

What’s On My Summer Bucket List

I’m reading (and loving!) everybody’s seasonal bucket lists right now, so I decided to jump on the bandwagon. It has been a few years since I’ve written and shared a proper wish list for any season – I had a lot of fun putting this one together, and it surprisingly…