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,…

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…

Fall Fashion 2017 Wishlist

I know we’re only like a weekish into September but I’m feeling all the fall feels around here these days. Cool crisp air on my skin, leaves crunching beneath my feet, and the smell of PSL around every corner makes me so ready to ditch my jean shorts for all…

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…

Fueling Up For An Off Roading Jeep Adventure

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and it’s advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SToKCoffee #Cbias #CollectiveBias For a while there I was refusing to accept that fall is just around the corner. It’s been noticeably colder in the mornings yet I’ve been silently protesting the change…