Fast fashion vs. everyday life

Happy Friday everyone!

pink peonies

Fast fashion is seductive. It’s trendy, affordable, and can be the perfect distraction when you need it. A few seasons ago, I came to the revelation that this kind of consumption leads to a constant desire for shiny and new things, thus always feeling like I have nothing to wear.

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Monday Blues

crossing the street

I spent this weekend wearing and stretching out my new High Rise Ankle Crop jeans from Re/Done, a company that repurposes vintage Levi’s. I’ve been scoping their site for the last few years and I finally decided to take the plunge. Continue reading “Monday Blues”

Hiking 101: What to wear, what to bring, and how to have fun

This past weekend, I went on a hike with my husband and our two friends. This was our third time hiking through Anthony’s Nose Trail and only now did I learn that it’s considered a “hard” trail to get through. Beginners have no fear, this was my first trail ever and I managed to get through it. Once you get to the top, you’ll feel accomplished and relieved (until you realize you have to make your way down). Think Clay Jensen (13 Reasons Why from Netflix) when he finally makes his way up the rock and learns the beauty of the “F’ word.

hike to the top

If this post inspires you to go on a hike, here are 4 things that helped me: Continue reading “Hiking 101: What to wear, what to bring, and how to have fun”

Spring Cleaning + Favorite Outfits

prom dress

Attempting a Carrie Bradshaw moment with my prom dress that I have been meaning to donate for years.

After procrastinating for the past few weeks, I finally mustered up the courage to declutter my closet. I have done this many times in the past and each time I am horrified at the sheer amount of clothes and things that I accumulate. This time was no different.

Here are some of my post-decluttering thoughts/things I need to remind myself followed by some of my recent favorite outfits. Continue reading “Spring Cleaning + Favorite Outfits”