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…

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…

6 Reasons Why Day Dates are AWESOME

There’s like some weird stigma with day dates about how they are a bad sign and automatically put you in the friend-zone. But liiiikkkeee… Can someone please tell me why?! Personally, day dates are used to be my jam. (Ya know, back when I was single and ready to mingle) Now…

A Summer Day in My Life Living in Aspen, CO

This post is sponsored by Spindrift® and Her Campus Media. All opinions and experiences are my own. I feel like most people have heard of Aspen, Colorado right? Or at least seen Dumb and Dumber? I actually don’t fall under the latter category but I’ve heard it’s a really funny…

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.…

How to Master Bicycle Chic in 3 Easy Steps

Admittedly, this post was scheduled on my editorial calendar for the middle of June but breaking a foot can really eff up your blog schedule more than expected. Fine, truth be told I’ve never once actually published a blog post on the day I had it scheduled (don’t tell my…

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.…