I've always been a huge proponent of all natural beauty products and recently, was fortunate enough to partner with Asheville, NC based skin care co. Mountains to Sea!Read More
Have you ever been in a situation where you knew you were wrong but you consciously made the decision not to apologize?Read More
On Friday night, my boyfriend Tyler and I met up with some friends of ours in Federal Hill for a drink or two. We hit the usual spots, paying the jukebox at No Way Jose to play our favorite songs, eating pizza at PubDog and making our way home in the early morning hours with the rest of the Baltimore bar-goers.Read More
Contrary to popular belief, these posts don't always come easily to me. In fact, before I finally started making baby steps towards my dream of establishing an actual blog, I had been running from my passions for years.Read More
Do you remember your very first professional job? Your very first paycheck?
I remember how proud I was when I came home and told my parents, "they offered me the job!"Read More
When you're young, you think your invincible.
Sometimes you drive too fast, or drink too much or make the wrong choice because you can.
You never think it's going to catch up with you, and most of the time it doesn't.
I've been there. I'm still there.Read More
I'm a millennial. And damn proud of it. There, I said it.
I'm not ashamed. I don't deny it. And I don't mind being defined by it. It's a part of who I am.
Every generation is destined to look back and reflect upon their predecessors.
I'm pretty much the expert on this, as a member of "generation y" or fine, have it your way, "the millennials".Read More
SO I decided to do something a little different.
Those of you who know me, know that on a typical day I spend MAX 15 minutes getting ready in the morning. That includes throwing on some variation of a work ensemble, taming my unruly bed head and applying the very basics of make up.Read More
Just when we thought summer would never come, here we are in its midst. Here are just a few of our summer favorites, let us know what you think!Read More
No really. Do it. Close your eyes, open your mouth, breathe in, exhale out and repeat.
We all have that nagging little voice in the back of our head that tells us when we are feeling overwhelmed or under inspired or especially self critical. Sometimes that voice is spot on like when we neglect to study for an important test or when we don't come prepared to a meeting and the CEO just happens to pop in at the exact moment we are about to present.Read More
It's okay to feel like there has to be something more out there. Like maybe the thing you are doing right now, the thing you thought you were meant to do, the thing you were taught, the thing you worked for, is actually not the thing for you at all.Read More
"We are not born to just pay bills and die." - unknown
Sometimes in the midst of life's ebb and flow, there are periods of stagnancy. We've all experienced it, whether it be in our relationships, our careers, our creativity or our convictions about life.Read More
Hello 2016. I know, I’m a little late for a paradigm on how to do things differently in this New Year. I mean after all, it is February. But I’ve learned some pretty important life lessons these last few months and I thought it would be a good way to kick things off here on my brand new site, By Elly Jane.Read More