The 10 Most Beautiful Places to Travel to Around the World in the Fall

Every season has its own unique type of beauty. The Fall is when the air gets a little crisper, the trees start to shed their leaves, and all the Pumpkin Spice Latte lovers come out.  The Fall can have a special look and feel to it based on where you are. There are so many […]

Read More

Do You Need to be Rich to Travel the World?

Do you have to be rich to travel the world?

Do you need to be rich to travel the world? That is the million dollar question… and yes, the pun was fully intended. It seems that on everyone’s Instagram their lives are luxuriously spent lounging around the world on the most stunning beaches, drinking a piña colada, and soaking up the sun in their private […]

Read More

The 8 Best Eco-Friendly Products You Need this Summer

The best eco-friendly products you need this summer

Let’s start helping the planet and ourselves, shall we. These are my 8 favorite eco-friendly products that you need this summer and honestly ––year round! These products are great for long days in the sun and outdoor activities. As consumers, we vote for the world we want with what we buy. Every small purchase makes […]

Read More

How to Find Cheap Flight Deals to Europe

How to find cheap flight deals to Europe

In this article you are going to learn where to look for cheap flight deals to Europe, how to know when it’s the right time to buy, and get the 5 best travel apps that you need today! Let’s get started so you can start finding those major flight deals! Where to Look for Flight […]

Read More

What to Pack for a One Week European Trip

What to Pack for a Week Long European Trip

You get one suitcase. One. For a week long trip. To Europe. What are you going to pack? We don’t have two hours to waste staring at our closets and wondering what to pack, my friend. So what exactly can we fit into our suitcase for a European getaway, that is versatile, and also has […]

Read More

Why You Need the Think Dirty App

Have you been wanting to clean up your makeup and skincare products? I don’t mean “clean up” the spills of liquid and powder that are bound to happen to the best of us. I mean “clean up” your products by cutting out the toxic ingredients that are harmful to your health! This post will share […]

Read More

How To Travel Abroad for Under 1,000 Dollars

Travel under $1000

I know what you’re thinking: “How am I going to travel internationally for under $1,000?” Listen, I know it sounds crazy and downright unattainable, but if you stick with me for a little bit; I’ll tell you exactly what I did to make it happen for myself. Best Travel Airfare Ahhh the place where many […]

Read More

Travel Review: Flying AirFrance by Delta

Travel to France

Ahh airfare, one of the most stressful parts of planning any trip. Not only is it a large travel expense, but you also are trying to find the best flight times and dates. With all the pieces of the never ending airline puzzle floating around, how can you find the best airline, for the best […]

Read More

Travel Video: Copenhagen, Denmark

I wanted this video to capture the fun and energy of the city of Copenhagen. It’s a city full of color, culture, cuisine, and couture. This is the footage I was able to capture in the three days I was here. I recorded this video with a Hero6 Black on my trip to Denmark. The […]

Read More

Travel Guide: The Blue Lagoon, Iceland

So you’re thinking about going to Iceland, huh? The Blue Lagoon is truly a place unlike any other. It’s magical, relaxing and considered the most luxurious hot spring in the world. It’s a must-see on every travelers bucket list, and soon you’ll see why. But first, I’m here to give you the low-down on everything […]

Read More

Stay Stress-Free & Organized

Staying Organized & Stess Free

For those of us still in college, another semester has arrived once again! As I have been preparing to take on another overflowing course load; I sat down to think of all the ways that I have been able to stay organized, stress free, and on track in past semesters. For those of us in […]

Read More

Iceland: The Golden Circle

This year for Spring Break, my friends and I decided to go on a trip to Iceland and Copenhagen. Day 1: Reykavik! Yesterday, was our first day here and we settled in by becoming acquainted with our surroundings in Reykjavik. This is our view from the apartment that we are staying in for the next […]

Read More

Blonde Hair and the Budget Cares

I’ve been dying my hair since I got my first set of highlights at eleven years old. I’ve been every shade of blonde under the sun and even went dark dark brunette for a while. Looking back, that was a poor choice since I probably looked like a vampire with how pale my skin is, and I […]

Read More

Downtown at Penny’s Coffee

It’s been quite a while since I have written a post! After a long fall college semester, and a whirl-wind winter break, I decided I should start making time again for my blog. Last week during my break, my cousin Jamie came up from Iowa to stay with me for the weekend. She’s not used […]

Read More

Leather Weather 

As the Minnesota weather starts to cool off, it’s time to bring out the fall essentials. I have an obsession with jackets and own way more than I probably should. This baby pink faux leather jacket from Blu Pepper is one of my new favorites. It has a hard edge to it as well as […]

Read More

The Minnesota State Fair

The Minnesota State Fair is the second biggest fair in the United States only behind Texas. Every year around 2 million people come from all over to join the festivities. There is plenty to eat, see, and do at the fair that someone can easily spend their entire day there. As far as food goes, […]

Read More

A Weekend in Berlin

Back in June on my foreign exchange trip, the group I was with spent a few days traveling around Germany. Our first stop was in Munich, and from there we headed to Berlin. We started our time in Berlin by taking a boat tour, where we went down the Isar river and listened to the […]

Read More

Embrace Yourself Today

I found this quote by Elizabeth Gilbert and it immediately got me thinking. So many people try to change their life to make it perfect, or to what they believe perfection is. What they don’t realize is that everyone’s idea of what is perfect is different. Maybe, instead of changing who we are to meet […]

Read More

Farmers Market Flowers & The Buttered Tin 

This morning began bright and early at 7:00 am and for a Saturday, that’s a lot to ask of anyone. So, after meeting up with my friend Megan and her family, we stopped for a quick (and much-needed) Starbucks run, and then headed to the Saint Paul Farmers Market. Once we walked through all of […]

Read More

An Empire of Coffee

Empire Coffee & Pastry has been a longtime go-to of mine. If not for their fantastic menu, then for the atmosphere created by the white walls, green plants, and an opening wall made up by a garage door. Yes, a garage door. Before this became a cafe it was actually an auto body shop, which […]

Read More

München: A City of Culture

During my three weeks in Germany I was in awe of everything around me. Everything was so different yet so similar to what I knew back home. That is until we went to Munich. When my group and I walked into the Marienplatz, we looked around and realized that we were surrounded by everything we […]

Read More