sun tea in glass
FOOD

DIY Mint Sun Tea

Iced tea is one of summer’s true pleasures, and I’ve found a recipe that is unfairly delicious considering how easy it is to make. By combining black tea with fresh mint leaves and allowing the flavors to gently merge together by setting it out…

August 16, 2015
harman's heavenly bread
FOOD

Denver: Harman’s Eat & Drink

I had a chance to meet up with my mom for dinner in Cherry Creek a while back, and we stumbled across Harman’s Eat & Drink. The menu looked very appealing (as did the outside seating on the porch!) so we decided to pop in…

August 12, 2015
happy coffee
ALL

Lately

As you may have noticed, I have been slacking horribly on keeping this blog updated. So first of all, sorry I’ve been so MIA! And second, I have a pretty good excuse with so many things going on. I recently started a new job…

August 9, 2015
Healthier workday: woman's hands at desk
CAREER

5 Ways to Have a Healthier Workday

Take it from someone who spends most of her day staring at a screen—office jobs can be hard on your health. After I graduated from college and began working full time, I started to realize how important it was to integrate activity into my…

July 1, 2015
Hahn's Peak Top
ALL

Camping at Steamboat Lake State Park

If you’ve noticed my absence from blogging as of late, I swear I have a good reason! Last week I got to spend four wonderful days with my whole family at Steamboat Lake State Park in Clark, Colorado. Although family camping trips were common…

June 29, 2015
tuscan style dinner
FOOD

Tuscan Style Dinner

As we’ve gotten older it has gotten harder for my two best friends and I to find the time for all of us to get together. So when it does happen, it is always a very exciting occasion full of laughter, reminiscing, and catching…

June 17, 2015
thin crust pizza
FOOD

Thin Crust Pizza

It’s been really warm this week in my air condition-less apartment, so naturally I decided to heat my oven to 500 degrees to make pizza. But excessive heat aside, this thin crust pizza is so worth it.…

June 10, 2015
diy terrarium
HOME/LIVING

DIY Terrarium (For $25!)

Despite my history of being a terrible plant mommy, I decided it was time to bring a little more green into my apartment and give plant growing a try once more. I wanted something low maintenance that didn’t require a lot of direct sunlight…

June 8, 2015
creative resume
CAREER

Stand Out with a Creative Resume

Did you know how many people apply to the average job? 10? 20? Try over a hundred. According to Forbes writer Jacquelyn Smith, the average job will have 118 applicants, of which only 20% will get an interview. Kind of depressing to think about,…

June 4, 2015