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…

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…

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,…

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…

9 Silly First World Problems that Make Me Grateful

Sometime’s life throw us so much ‘ish that it can be easy to forget to stop and smell the roses. I know that lately I haven’t exactly been a bundle of joy to be around. In fact, I’m pretty sure it’s fair to say I’ve been quite the Debbie Downer. Like…

15 Distraction TV Shows for When You’re Sad

TBH, I feel SO awkward right now Awkward like you know when you aren’t 100% sure if your dress is stuck in your underwear as you’re leaving the bathroom? No? That doesn’t happen to you? Oh okay, well moving on. I feel awkward because I almost always write with purpose.…

A Coffee Addicts Secret for a Bright White Smile

Thank you to White With Style for sponsoring this post. All opinions & experiences are my own. Be sure to use code MichelleP28 for 90% off your purchase!  I find total bliss in that first cup of steaming hot coffee in the morning when my eyes are still not fully open.…

3 Daily Habits for Happiness and Getting Out of a Slump

Disclaimer* I’ve been only doing these for like 4 days but boy do I feel a hell of a lot better! Truth: I’ve been riding the struggle bus for a while now and I haven’t been totally sure how to write about it. Up until about a year ago, I’ve…

The BEST Fashion Websites for Free Shipping and No Minimum

Hi, I’m Michelle and I’ve got Shopping Cart Abandoning Syndrome. *people reply ‘Hi Michelle’ in my mind* What is Shopping Cart Abandoning Syndrome (SCAS) You Ask? You know when you’ve spent hours on your favorite retailers website and you’ve finally perfected your shopping cart? You’re so proud of how you…

Life Changing Fashion Hacks All Women Should Know

Confession: I’m a bit of a hot mess That’s okay though because it works for me. I like to think its part of my charm. I’m gonna give it to you straight. I spill a lot, I break a lot, I trip a lot, and TBH I probably put my clothes…

5 Affordable Outdoor Summer Date Ideas

Summer is here and the only thing that could make me happier is if my stupid foot would stop being broken. I mean, come on. Who breaks their foot right when summer is about to start?! If you haven’t noticed, I’m kind of obsessed with spring and summer. Dressing for…

Do Not Wear These 11 Things When Traveling on a Plane

Plane rides were one of my favorite things when I was growing up. For days leading up to the flight I’d hope and wish that I’d get to meet the pilot. Something about a person who could drive a plane through the sky was so magical to me. As I’ve…

5 Ways to Add Color to your Wardrobe

You know those people who are like… but it kinda seems like they think every day is Wednesday? Yep, I’m not one of those people! I. LOVE. COLOR. If you ask me, the more color the better. Adding color to your wardrobe is an easy way to brighten up your…