Coffee Popsicles with Chocolate Drizzle

August 28th, 2017

 Recipe & Photos by: Jamie, from Treats & Trends

Matt & I have officially landed back in the USA, after spending over eight days in Ireland, and we’re ready to tackle this week. However, I’m the first to admit that I’m really not that great at managing jet lag.

You might have already noticed, as today’s post is going live at 5 PM instead of 5 AM…

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How to Style a Graphic Tee

August 25th, 2017
Location  •   Connecticut, USA

Merci Graphic Tee || Skirt (under $100!) || Shoes || Necklace   I was, and still am, a huge fan of graphic tees. Now, just because I’m a fan, doesn’t mean I’m not picky. Sometimes graphic tees can come off, cheesy and almost ‘Limited Too’-ish, but when done right, a graphic tee can really highlight your personality and style.   When I was in college, I would constantly come up with new ways to style my…

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How to come up with content, for your blog

August 23rd, 2017
Location  •   Westport, CT

Dress || Shoes || Lipstick || Earrings || Purse   The other day I was driving with my dad in the car, and he asked me a very important question. He asked me ‘how I keep coming up with new blog posts and when I think I’ll run out of content.’   Now content can mean many things, but in today’s Instagram focused world, I think people put too much value on pictures over written content….

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purchasing a cozy bed on a post-college budget

August 21st, 2017
Location  •   Dallas, TX

Thank you, Leesa® for sponsoring this post and providing us with a mattress to review. All opinions stated below are my own.

It’s been officially one year today since Matt and I moved into our Dallas apartment. I hate to say how quickly time flies, but this year, especially the summer just blew right by us.

Why Fenway Is My Ideal Date Night

August 18th, 2017
Location  •   Fenway, MA

Dress (under $100!) || Shoes || Belt (similar listed) || ’47 Brand Hat || Earrings   Matt & I have been quite transparent with you all, when it comes to our love of New England sports. It’s an activity both Matt and I love embracing, and unlike many preppy lifestyle blogs, I’m not talking about polo matches or croquet; no Matt and I are fans of the All American sports aka baseball…

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The Presentation Blazer

August 16th, 2017
Location  •   SMU, TX

Presentation Blazer || Tee || Jeans || Earrings || Tote   Okay, Matt and I are currently packing for Ireland, but we are taking a break to discuss something pretty important with all of you…college staples.   It’s that time of the year again, can you believe it?    Both my brother and sister have already headed back to school, and per your requests, I figured I’d share a…

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3 Ways to Save When it Comes to Furnishing your Apartment

August 14th, 2017
Location  •   Dallas, TX

If you’ve been following along then you already know that last year Matt & I moved into our first apartment and my thought process on furniture, which use to be an afterthought, drastically changed. & if you’re a new reader you can read about our move here & a little peek inside of our apartment here). 

Once we found out we were moving, we were left with the daunting task of furnishing our little…

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Get Ready for Game Day with Simple Contacts

August 10th, 2017

Simple Contacts – ‘CC30’ for $30 off your first purchase! || Sweater || Jean Skirt || Belt || Bag || Necklace || Headband 

The other day, I took to Instagram stories to share an oh, so real struggle.

I woke up to smoggy contacts, which is a horrible way to start the day, So I threw out the pair of contacts…

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Is Sorority Rush Worth It?

August 9th, 2017
Location  •   New England, USA

Grab a cup of coffee and sit down for another taboo topic, highly requested by the TCC community. As always I’m happy to throw in my two cents and experience, however, I will start with a disclaimer. EVERYONE has a unique perspective on this topic, so just because my experience went a specific way doesn’t mean it’s the standard.

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How to create a gallery wall, that tells a story

August 6th, 2017
Location  •   Dallas, TX

Vintage Pennants found on Ebay || Connecticut Pennants made by Oxford Pennant

Our TCC Crew decided to dedicate August to home inspiration. We made a very easy executive decision to focus Monday posts, during the month of August, towards ‘home’ topics. 

From styling decor to finding the perfect mattress; our crew is covering it all while sharing our best tips, tricks, and easy homes styles. I would never call myself an interior designer, and I honestly dread the thought…

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