After looking into what the evil eye is supposed to be able to do for its wearer, I decided to invest in some jewelry with the symbol on it. I wear necklaces frequently, so I thought it would be best to get a necklace if I’m really going to get the most out of its [...]
You know how I feel about the Pop Up Shops in Dayton – but ARIN puts me over the moon with their gorgeous jewelry. Last Saturday, I decided to check them out ARIN and really didn’t know exactly what I would find. Of course, I’ve heard [...]
While reading the latest installment from Fashion En Vie, I couldn’t help falling in love with PetiteCo, an etsy store featured in her April Wishlist. Featuring minimal jewelry at reasonable prices, PetiteCo managed to fill up my favorites list on etsy very quickly.
Here are a few of my favorites:
President’s Day is a great day to reflect on the influence the presidents of the past have had on our lives…but it’s also a great day to get back into crafting (for me since elementary school). Businesses are open but I (along with my sister Beth, and her friend [well, my friend too - if [...]
As a former Avon Representative, I like to check out up and coming direct selling companies every now and again. I have no idea why, but my sister said it seems to help me to have a network of people who support and encourage my vices. Last week, I went to a Touchstone Crystal [...]
The holidays are – and have always been – a bit of a paradox for me. I’m torn between wanting to shop for my loved ones and wanting to pick out things for myself because my birthday is December 8th. I usually end up blending the two drives into 2 months of non-stop renegade shopping [...]
During my short time on the Vandalia Cultural Arts Committee, I met Guustie Alvarado, a glass artist living in Vandalia, Ohio. She makes beautiful glass jewelry and artwork and sells it at fairs and festivals around the Greater Dayton Area.
When I met Guustie, she was actually creating some new pieces by using a blow [...]
Welcome!I love Dayton, I've lived here for all of my 26 years and don't plan on settling anywhere else. I started this blog as a way to showcase the best of Dayton (as seen through my perspective) and also to share some of the things that occupy space in my mind, namely beauty, home decor, quotes, and various aspects of my life.