6 Ways To Increase Brain Power + Health

I know at a first glance it probably sounds kind of weird to think about ways to increase brain power and improve your brains health, but trust me friends. It’s a thing and it’s super important! Why Even Give AF About My Brains Health? Ah, I’m so glad you asked!…

Ultimate Must Have’s for Fall – From Day To Night

This post has been sponsored by Banana Republic. As always, all opinions are my own. Thanks for supporting brands that support She’s Not So Basic!  I dunno about you guys but I’m so over the so basic fall must have like PSL’s and blanket scarves. I’m moving onto not so…

What’s In My Carry On + Short Life Update

Hey friends! Happy Monday! This blog post is coming to you straight from the Aspen Airport/somewhere in the air between Aspen, CO and Dallas, TX! I’m heading to Dallas for a ‘mailer camp’ this week. TBH, I’m not even totally sure what that means or what I’m in for. Someone…

7 Tools To Help You Fight The Winter Blues

Like pretty much everything else in life, the ‘fall back’ part of daylight savings has both pro’s and con’s. Pro: It get’s lighter earlier so it’s easier to wake up earlier. Con: It gets darker earlier so your body/brain is all WTF is going on?  And that my friends, is…

5 Sanity & Time Saving Moving Tips

Mossimo Supply Co. Velour Joggers // Lush Cold Shoulder Ruffle Top // Socks // Block Heel Booties We moved!!! Againnn… I don’t really like to consider myself an expert at anything but if I HAD to, moving would be high up on the list. Mike and I moved to Colorado in…

5 Not So Basic Ways to Layer This Fall/Winter

I’m ALWAYS cold. My boyfriend blames it on my ‘Florida blood’ but let’s just call it what it is. We now live in Colorado and it’s freaking freezing here! While it may be really cold, I choose to look at it as an opportunity to wear really cute fun layers…

10 Ways to Practice Gratitude and Why It’s Important

Happy November friends! I seriously cannot believe it’s already November. I feel like the snow was JUST melting off the mountains and I have no idea where this summer went! This whole year has been a weird one for me. And a tough one. And a scary one. I’ve lost…

How To Have The Ultimate Self Care Day

This post has been sponsored by Pamela Metamorphosis. As always, all opinions are my own. Thanks for supporting brands that support She’s Not So Basic! I don’t know about you, but I feel like theres been this whole wave of self care lately. I can’t get through a magazine or…

7 Healthy Habits I’m {Re-}Introducing To My Life

For a long time there I was spiraling down a rabbit hole that I wasn’t sure I’d ever find a way out of. And to be totally honest with you, I wasn’t sure I wanted to. For years all I’ve had to hold onto were feelings of deep sadness, anger,…

9 Songs To Boost Your Mood Instantly

Sometimes I feel like blasting really happy songs in the car is the mental version of ‘putting on my game face’. Does that make sense? Like putting on my brain’s game face? Lol oh boy, I swear this post gets better. Okay, let me try again. I dunno about you,…

She’s Not So Filtered – An Honest Life Update + Future …

I’m feeling punny today (yes, punny – not funny) which is how I came to title this post She’s Not So Filtered – An Honest Life Update. I hope other people get it and this isn’t another one of those scenario’s where I’m the only one who understands what I’m…

12 Plaid Shirts to Have On Your Radar this Fall

I’ve gotta be honest, sometimes when I sit down to write my blog posts I spend like at least 20 minutes just figuring out the first few words to start the damn thing. Like… at first I want to say ‘Hey guys!’ and then get into my post but Google…

My Secret Weapon to De-Stress On The Go

Do you guys know what ruminating is? It’s okay if you don’t because I didn’t until a few days ago either. To ruminate is to go over something in your mind repeatedly. I do that a lot. But like in an excessive, unhealthy manner. Like when I have to text…