travel, health

The Best Lunch Spots in Greenville to Eat Clean

Meal prepping on the weekends and bringing my lunch from home would be the ideal situation, but that just doesn't happen each week. Plus, occasionally, you just want to go out with co-workers or meet your love for lunch somewhere around town. My struggle isn't finding a good place to go in Greenville (we are… Continue reading The Best Lunch Spots in Greenville to Eat Clean

Blog, travel

The Best Summer Secret in the Upstate: Lake Jocassee

When the summer starts to infuse its' warmth into the air of late May, I know it's about time to load up the bright yellow boat and head out to the lake. My mother-in-law always packs a big lunch, with lots of snacks (Zebra Cakes are my FAV), and cold cans of Coke and Mountain… Continue reading The Best Summer Secret in the Upstate: Lake Jocassee

Blog, travel

My First Trip to Charleston: The Highlights of my Birthday Weekend Adventure

If there is anything I've taken away from the two years I've lived here in the Upstate, it's that South Carolinians LOVE Charleston. I can always count on my social media feeds to be filled with bright, pastel photos when the weekend comes around because Charleston is the go-to weekend trip for almost everyone I… Continue reading My First Trip to Charleston: The Highlights of my Birthday Weekend Adventure

family, finance

Lidl vs. Aldi: What You Need to Know Before Trying Lidl for the First Time

Hello there, all my bargain lovin' peeps. Why yes, we will bring our own bags if that means saving 50% on groceries. And you're right, we will shop during off season so we can fill our closets with big names for a third of the price. I know I'm late to the game when it… Continue reading Lidl vs. Aldi: What You Need to Know Before Trying Lidl for the First Time

Beauty, fashion

Dressing Stylish in the Office: 3 Summer Must Haves

Dressing for the office has always made me feel a little oppressed. Before taking my first job after college, I had this notion that I couldn't wear bright colors, loud patterns, or fun shoes to work ever again. It's taken awhile to refine my 8-5 style, but I'm feeling on point lately and I'm loving… Continue reading Dressing Stylish in the Office: 3 Summer Must Haves

travel, writing

Are the Mayan Ruins Really Worth the Hype?: My Trip to Altun Ha

In all honesty, my "bucket list" is pretty eclectic. It ranges from being chosen as an assistant in a magic show, to visiting the Shire in New Zealand. And while my bucket list changes from year to year, there are a few items that have never been booted off or shuffled down. Ever since World… Continue reading Are the Mayan Ruins Really Worth the Hype?: My Trip to Altun Ha