Reflection

Heartbreak, Setbacks

06/19
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While I’ve never been a weekly poster, I don’t think I’ve ever taken quite this long of a break from blogging. One of my last blog posts was about Blake and I breaking up, with an optimistic, we’re-going-to-be-friends take. Ooh Vanessa, you stupid bitch. (That probably reads really harsh, but it’s just a Crazy Ex Girlfriend reference). But really, I’m not sure I could’ve ever predicted just how hard it would be. I don’t know if I’ve ever cried that…

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Community Lifestyle

Galentine’s Day Dinner at Hock Farm Provisions

Galentine’s Day has caught on in a big way, you guys, and I’m loving the new tradition. The charming Ruthie and Kachet recently organized quite the soiree at Hock Farm Craft & Provisions, one of the tastiest farm-to-fork eateries around! Ten lovely ladies gathered…

02/14
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Fashion

Ciao, Bella!

Graphic tees are having a moment. They can be cute (like this one from Madewell), or badass (can I just have aaaall the band tees? Please and thank you), or even political. However you go graphic, it’s sure to make a statement and add…

02/04
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Reflection

Splitting Up, Uncoupling, Separating

A couple weeks ago, my boyfriend of three years and I decided to split. It was something I’d been thinking about, but happened somewhat spontaneously when he checked in with me about how I was feeling about “us.” It was scary to have to…

02/02
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Lifestyle Sacramento

Paragary’s Winter Menu Preview

I recently got a sneak peek of Paragary’s winter menu, and it’s filled with all the seasonal flavors you look forward to during this time of year. Butternut squash on their famous woodfired pizza, citrus in all kinds of spiced cocktails, entrees splashed with apples.…

12/20
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Lifestyle

Gifting Memories for the Holidays with Framebridge

Remember when you were in middle school and giving your bff a framed photo of you and her was the epitome of friendship? I love the idea of doing that in an updated way for anyone special in your life. Or even gifting yourself…

12/14
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Fashion

Denim and Mules

I’ve recently been on the hunt for some mules, since a) they’re chic and adorable and b) they’re proving to be a year-round shoe. I fell in love with this rust shade because it’s a more adventurous neutral than say, camel. Plus rust is…

12/11
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Community Lifestyle Sacramento

Makers Mart

When I shop for Christmas presents, I usually go for a mix of store-bought and locally made gifts. I love buying handmade products I know my family will love and introducing them to a local artist or maker at the same time. That’s why it’s…

12/05
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Community Sacramento

Creative Mornings Sac

This morning was a good one. Aside from being Friday, it was the first meeting of the Creative Mornings Sacramento chapter! Creative Mornings is an organization geared to connect and empower creative communities, and with the creative climate in Sacramento being as hot as it…

12/03
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Fashion

Basics with a Modern Twist

While it is beginning to feel a lot like Christmas, last month when i shot this, it was still sunny AF! Which meant I was able to bust out my suede button-up mini and square neck tank for one last warm-weather outfit! I layered…

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