Hello, friends! This week is my spring break, and I’m writing this from a warm, tropical beach… in the middle of my imagination. I’m writing this in Buffalo and Buffalo hasn’t figured out it’s supposed to be spring yet. But it’s okay because I’ve taken the week to mostly catch up on my writing and schoolwork and sorta relax. Give me a few days off and all of a sudden I’ll go on runs, eat… View Post

90’s mom, 20’s flapper or 2nd grade me? Not sure which I look more like, but I am thrilled to have finally chopped my hair off. My hair has gone through many phases, as hair does, from a short bob in elementary school¬†to very curly ringlets in middle school to lower-back length curls in high school to medium-long waves in college, I just went for it. I have been wanting to chop it all off… View Post

Whether it’s rotating between my favorite coffee shops in Buffalo these days, or back in high school when I’d ask my Dad to take me to the nearest cafe in Medina (looking at you, Shirt Factory,) cafes are my go-to home away from home to simultaneously get work done and relax. Sipping on a cup of coffee or a sugary vanilla latte if I feel like treating myself (I usually do,) listening to some Norah… View Post

{Wearing: Free People dress, H&M black knit tights, Target over-the-knee boots (similar here)} It’s always nice when you can find something else to do in winter that isn’t part of your day-to-day routine. Winter can begin to feel monotonous, so whenever there is an event going on that I haven’t been to before I get excited. I checked out the Botanical Gardens over the summer and absolutely loved it. I originally thought it would be… View Post

{Wearing // Earmuffs: J.Crew // Scarf + Sweater + Cape: Saks off 5th // Jeans: Levi’s} Holiday shopping can be stressful for the best shoppers among us… but it doesn’t have to be. For those of us with slightly destructive procrastinative tendencies (guilty) holiday shopping is quite the paradox. People start talking about it months in advance “but it’s so far away…” then next thing you know Thanksgiving has gone and passed, finals are finally… View Post