• Gift Guides

    Gift Guide: For Him

    Trust me, I know how hard it can be to shop for the men in our lives, so this holiday season, I’ve compiled a list of twenty gifts he’s guaranteed to love! I hope this helps make gifting your guy a little easier! Scroll to the bottom to shop these items instantly! Let’s go: 1. Tommy John Second Skin Jogger, $64 These are guaranteed to be your man’s go to pants when he gets home from work! They’re the lightest & softest pants he’ll ever wear! 2. Herschel Supply Co. Chapter Dopp Kit, $35 Perfect size and durability to hold all of his travel toiletries. I gifted this to my…

  • Fashion

    LIKEtoKNOW.it

    Have you ever been scrolling social media and seen a pair of shoes or a throw pillow in a photo that you just HAD to have? So you hop over to google and try all terms you can think of, but still can’t find it anywhere? I know it’s happened to all of us, and holy moly, is it frustrating!!! And don’t even get me started on what a time-waster it is. So when I learned about LIKEtoKNOW.it, you can imagine how relieved and happy I was — I’m able to find/buy the products I wanted AND save time? Sign me up! WHAT IS IT? LIKEtoKNOW.it is a shopping app…

  • Frequent Flyer

    Utah, underrated.

    A best friend of mine moved out to Salt Lake City, Utah about 2 years ago. She had just married to her childhood neighbor (yes, like in the movies), who is a fighter pilot and stationed in SLC. Between deployment and weapons school, she’s spent quite a bit of time alone since she’s moved there. We’d been trying to get something planned, but you know how that goes.. Hello, excuses: #work #time #money #life.. But, I knew I needed to just book the flight and get out there. Whenever I mentioned I was going to Utah, I was shocked with how many people asked, “Utah?? What? Why?!” Maybe it’s my…

  • Food

    Sheet Pan Chicken Fajitas

    When it’s time for me to cook, I have a short check list of what I need the meal to require. Thankfully, these bad boys check all the boxes when it comes to what I need from a recipe: ✔️ Healthy ✔️ Easy ✔️ Cheap This meal is a serious fan favorite in our house, so I love making it even more knowing that it makes everyone happy! The minimal ingredients and quick preparation make it a fantastic weeknight meal. (And if I get lucky… my favorite leftovers for lunch!) Because we’re biiiiiig spice guys, we always have everything on hand, leaving me to scoop up only chicken, veggies and…

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    7 Benefits of Moving to a New City

    Seven years ago today, I packed my car full of my belongings, plugged ‘Charlotte, North Carolina’ into the GPS, and headed away from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania… the only place I’d ever known as “home.” Having made the decision to move only a few days earlier, I didn’t really even have time to worry that I didn’t have a place to live or that I didn’t know a soul in Charlotte. My mom, on the other hand, found time to worry AND throw an awesome going away party. If you know her, this isn’t the least bit surprising. Lady Katie throws great parties. My friends and family came to wish me well…