The Easiest DIY Dry Shampoo //

The Easiest DIY Dry Shampoo //

Since I'm trying my best to lean towards a low-waste lifestyle (which means I'm trying to send as little stuff to the landfill as possible), I always wanted to find a low waste dry shampoo. Since most dry shampoos come in an aerosol can which are rarely recycled and have chemicals in them that create asthma-inducing smog and increase your carbon foot print (thumbs down), I began to wonder if I could make my own dry shampoo. 

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My Healthy Self-Care Routine //

My Healthy Self-Care Routine //

Do you ever feel like life won't slow down? That's me lately. As a teacher, wife, blogger, and millennial, I'm constantly trying to balance work, relationships, hobbies and a social life-- and sometimes, that can just leave me feeling super burnt out. I know practicing self-care is important, but I always struggle to make time to slow down and treat myself, so today, I'm sharing my healthy self-care suggestions! 

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How To Transition Your Minimalist Wardrobe from Summer to Fall

How To Transition Your Minimalist Wardrobe from Summer to Fall

Lately, I'm trying to build a capsule wardrobe and transition to a minimalist lifestyle...which means that I have begun to clean out my closet and fill it with things I truly love. But I'm a broke college student so I recently tried ThredUp for the first time to help me transition my wardrobe from summer to fall. And OH EM GEE can I just tell you how IN LOVE I am with this company? 

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DIY Easy Recycled Journal

DIY Easy Recycled Journal

Guys, I am in the full swing of things. The kids have been back to school for 6 weeks now, which means I've been busy planning lessons, grading papers, handling recess duty, and just being awesome at educating young minds (if I may say so myself ;) 

I love teaching, but it can be exhausting, overwhelming and many days, I just don't want to do it. I drag myself through my day, complaining that I have to stay late after school or that my lesson totally bombed. I get wrapped up in the little stuff that I allow the stress to distract me from how big I'm blessed. 

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