I'm Kelsey! The writer,  photographer and travel lover behind this lifestyle blog. Here we celebrate the beauty of  balance in everyday life, without the requirement of real pants.  And cheese plates. Always cheese plates.


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With a trip home under my belt and Charleston a mere 10 days away (EEEEE) my suitcase is hovering just out of sight. I’m even already sifting and sorting through my Spring wardrobe options for the trip!  Though my boyfriend keeps reminding me it’s always my beauty bag that I’m trying to cram in last […]


I really, really wish I could move on to spring based posts.  Unfortunately though I seem to be stuck in a continuous snow globe (aka Montana!)  Weather complaints aside, I’ve always been lucky having healthy + thick hair the majority of my life.  But with my last salon visit my stylist was a bit concerned […]


So often I get on here and talk about less in your closet, in order to get more out of life.  But I rarely get on here and talk about just less stuff in general.  In fact, after tackling my closet, my vanity was the area that needed an overhaul for less. For so long […]


Lately, my Google searches have been for “post acne mark erasers” more than ever.  After working with PMD last year and sharing the progress from Day 0 to Day 30, my breakout worries have become less and less. And I’m more concerned about those super infamous dark spots left behind. But the majority of us […]


With our number of January days starting to dwindle I figure I need to get this post up sooner rather than later!  I definitely think 2018 will bring more than just beauty products and routines to me…but let’s be honest – we all know beauty habits are some of my favorite discussions.  Especially if they […]


Admittedly, I’m a bit of a drugstore snob when it comes to beauty products.  While there have certainly been the one off product that always surprised me, I’ve generally stayed away as the drugstore beauty products have typically wreaked havoc on my sensitive skin.  Making the savings hardly worth it in my opinion. And yet… […]


This is a topic I’ve been relatively dead quiet about in my blog world.  But in the fall of 2017 I got my eyebrows microbladed! It was one of those things I had on my wishlist as soon as I had heard about the technique. While I have always liked the shape of my brows, […]


 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #AGummyYouCanTrust #CollectiveBias Beauty routines are much more than the makeup we wear. It’s the solid base that gives our foundation and cream blush that extra something. And rather than slathering on layer after layer of high dollar products, […]


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