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Closet Cleaning


Moving and Cleaning House

Whenever I move, I purge. And I’ve been moving every one to two years since leaving for college when I was 18. Moving has always proved to light a fire under my ass to let go of things I’m not wearing or using. I’m not sentimental about much, so it’s easy for me to let go of things and even easier when I know it’s for a good cause. Here are a few tips that help me with closet cleaning: Read More »


Power to the Period


Periods might be a taboo subject, but it doesn’t change the fact that 3.5 million Americans are homeless and have limited access to the period products they need each month. This hits close to home since I have family who have faced homelessness and these very issues with lack of access. Period products are a necessity, perhaps seemingly a luxury that not all women have access to if they’re homeless. Read More »


9 Fall Transition Essentials You Need

fall essentials
From bell sleeves to utility jackets to mules–there’s an assortment of trends and fall basics that can  add some serious style and versatility to your wardrobe. I’m still loving jewel tones, camel (forever and ever) and now rusty tones for fall–and anything suede before the snow hits the midwest.

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Buy Nearby Guide: Lansing


I’ve claimed Lansing as my home since checking into the dorms at MSU in 2004 and so much has changed in the last 12 years. Lots of new developments along Michigan Avenue, Reo Town, Old Town and other little pockets and neighborhoods. Read More »


A Little More Sunshine

This beauty is Ashley–you usually see her work from the other side of the camera when you’re on my blog since besides being a gorgeous model, she’s a talented photographer and snaps a lot of my photos! The summer light was too hard to resist for a quick photoshoot and here are just a few photos–more on her blog at Ashley Ellen Howard!