My Life As a Student (with some tips + advice)

If you’ve been noticing less activity on my blog and social channels recently, it’s because I’ve started back to school this fall as a full-time, online student while maintaining my work schedule. (Yes, I’m crazy). While this change has been pretty much life-consuming, I’m eager to finally finish my degree (hopefully by next year) and get back to normal eventually. However, I wasn’t really prepared for just how much of my life being a full-time student would require. Mentally, I knew it would be challenging. But when I opened up my classes on the first day, I was immediately submerged into a sense of feeling overwhelmed and panicked. What had I gotten myself into, exactly?

IMG_8688

Read More »

Dress Inspiration for Fall

It is so hard to believe that fall is almost here. And yet the stores have been priming us for a month now, teasing consumers with new products and irresistible cooler weather merchandise. You probably know by now that I’m someone who gets easily excited about season changes. I tend to live in each season and drink in all the pleasures it brings, but when it’s time to change I am always ready and eager for that change (yes, I’ve already had my first PSL…)

IMG_5090-0

Read More »

Simple + Tasty Buttermilk Biscuits

6060_edit

Sometimes there are days when you just need comfort food. Old-fashioned, bad-for-you-but-oh-so-good comfort food. In the South, that means anything made with flour and salt. And it usually involves biscuits.

On warm summer mornings, I like room-temperature buttermilk biscuits paired with butter or jam. On chilly fall mornings, I like them piping hot, maybe even paired with gravy (oh yes. Sometimes you have to go all the way with your comfort food)

Read More »