DIY Ways to Repel Bugs


I love the outdoors! I love being so close to nature. I feel it is important to a person’s health to feel the ground beneath their feet. I feel so much better when I get outside and connect with nature. But there are some down sides….one of those downsides is bugs! Ugh. I hate being […]

15 beauty hacks for camping trips


Many people know that I am a retail manager. I am totally fashion obsessed! I am the first to grab those new clothes out of the box when they arrive. I love adding new items to my wardrobe and I love feeling put together! Something not everyone realizes is that I am also and outdoorsy […]

Clifton Mill- Fun Fall Activities


If you are from the Southwestern Ohio area, you may know of Clifton mill. If you don’t know of it….look it up! If you like history, food, Christmas, hiking, or anything at all, you will like Clifton Mill!! Clifton mill is located in Clifton, Ohio (not the Clifton in Cincinnati, super common misunderstanding). This Clifton […]

Vegetarian Chili


Hey everyone! The cold weather came and went pretty quickly. We’re back to normal September weather here in Ohio. I guess it actually is really nice. We get to preview the cold weather before committing to it! This always helps me make the most of the last days of Summer. But, while the cold weather […]

Fall Date Night Ideas

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For those of you who know me, or follow my blog, you know that I am a retail store manager, a student, a new blogger, AND a wife. The roles I take on sometimes feel endless. My schedule is ever changing and is very unpredictable. For a long time, I had a hard time handling […]

Healthy Peach Cobbler


Growing up, I watched my mother and grandmother cook and bake delicious dishes. If I was lucky, I got to help them make some of my favorite recipes. As I grew older, my favorite part of the baking process became what happened when the baking was done (and no…I don’t mean the dishes). My favorite […]

Raspberry Peach Drink

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We all have those things we crave every season! That one thing you wait all year until it’s in season so you can enjoy it. For me, it is THIS drink! It is my favorite smoothie recipe and I crave it all year long. Yes, I freeze the ingredients to have in the Winter…but it […]

Homemade Protein Bars


Today I am sharing one of my favorite recipes. I started making these homemade protein bars a few years ago for my husband when he became interested in living a healthier lifestyle. I love baking and cooking! It is something that makes me so happy (although I hate the dishes afterwards!). So when he began […]