I Ditched My Morning Routine – Here’s Why

Morning routines… I feel like they’ve been a popular topic as of late. I dunno about you but I’ve read a blog post or 15 about the morning routines of successful women. Why having a morning routine will make your day better. Or some other inspiring stuff like that. But…

9 Things To Do When You Just Can’t Adult

I don’t want to adult today. I haven’t really wanted to do it all week… or month, or year, to be quite honest. Adulting has just felt like too much for me lately. And I Just. Can’t. Even. Don’t get me wrong, I still get up and go to work…

What To Wear When You Feel Like You Have Nothing …

I’m almost willing to bet some important organ of mine that around 95% of the people reading this post has said something along the lines of “I have nothing to wear” at one time or another while staring at a pretty full closet of cute clothes. Heck, my boyfriend has…

8 Awesome Apps To Calm You Down

If you’re anything like me, you probably need to calm the f down. Like some days my anxiety gets so bad and makes me so shaky and sweaty that I need to change my clothes 5 times. I wish I was exaggerating. Sometimes I feel like I should have been the…

6 Things To Do When Feeling Stuck

Hey friends. It’s been a while, huh? It’s been almost a year since my last blog post. I’ve just been feeling so… stuck lately. And for no reason in particular. I just haven’t known what I want my next moves to look like so I haven’t made any moves. I’ve…

6 Ways I’m Spring Cleaning My Life + You Can Too

Ahhhh spring is in the air! Kind of. I mean, aside from the once a week snow storm, we’ve been having some pretty amazing weather here in Aspen. It’s been sunny and warm-ish and I swear I can feel everything start coming back to life. Which makes me feel like…

9 Ways To Deal With Life When You’re Depressed AF

With the year coming to an end, it’s only natural to reflect back on all that has happened over the last year. Or in my case, all that hasn’t happened… If we’re being honest with each other (which we def are) I spent a good amount of the year on…

11 Target Winter Coats/Jackets You’ll Love (And Are Actually …

We finally woke up to some snow this morning!! Yaassss!! Like seriously guys, we’ve been struggling with snow which may be exciting for some people but it’s definitely a no-go when you live in a ski town! Since the weather has been oddly warm… I haven’t really been shopping for…

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…

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…

11 Closet Staples, Why You Need Them, & Where to Find Them

Closet staples are basically what bread is to a sandwich. Sure, you can eat a sandwich without bread but doesn’t the bread really pull the sandwich together? Who am I kidding? A sandwich is not a sandwich without bread. It’s a pile of meat. The same goes with closet staples.  Sure, you…