What I Learned From My First Blogging Workshop

Over the weekend, I attended my first blogging workshop. I’ve toyed with going to blogging workshops and conferences before but never have because they’ve always conflicted with my schedule or because I’ve decided that they were too expensive. However, neither of those reasons diminished the fact that I wanted to attend one at some point. The workshop I attended was put on by Bloguettes. I decided to do the Bloguettes workshop …

Weekend Reads

I’m at day 2 of a blogging workshop thrown by The Bloguettes today in Los Angeles (it’s actually 3 days long but I couldn’t attend day 1 because of work) and my head is just full of new things I’m learning and new ideas I have for R&R. Before beginning the workshop on Saturday morning, I started the weekend off with my girlfriends on Friday night at our monthly supper …

Life Lately

life lately has been soooooooo busy… the last month flew by! I’ve already been back at work for 5 weeks and my students just completed their first month of school…. what?! I can’t believe how fast time goes by. I’ve been really busy with the start of the new school year, traveling, getting into a steady workout routine, and doing some wedding planning. I’m afraid I’m only going to be busier …

Plaid Shirts To Kick Off Autumn

If you peaked into my closet at my winter tops you’d see that over half of them are plaid button-downs. I seriously have an addiction! In my own defense, I wear them almost everyday either to work, to dinner, to run errands, or to a football game. I like to wear them so many ways: buttoned up, open with a tee underneath, and layered under sweaters. I also love popover …

What To Wear For A Fall Weekend Getaway

I love a great weekend trip and I try my best to swing them as much as possible. In fact, I’ve been thinking about writing a whole post on the topic of how to travel often with a full-time job. Stay tuned for that! Whenever I take a weekend trip, I carry on my suitcase for ease and speed and because I don’t need to pack that much. Fall is …

shop the look

Sweater (also comes in black and grey) / Jeans / Duffle Bag (also love this one) / Hat (similar for less) / Flats (I also just splurged on these) / Necklace / Watch / Lip Gloss (Nars – ‘Quito’)