Revamping 4 Thrift Store Dress

Revamping 4 Thrift Store Dress

In High School, finding the perfect dress for prom was of the utmost importance. Saturday afternoons were spent trying on dress after dress until you felt that magical Cinderella moment. After twirling around the shop living out every little girl’s princess fantasy, the sales associate would bring over the tailor to make the dress fit [...]

3 Ways I Manage Finances

3 Ways I Manage Finances

Saving money has always been the easy part of finances. I remember the excitement of going with my mom to the bank to open my first savings account in middle school. I saved money from my birthday to deposit into the account; I felt so responsible. As I’ve grown, so have my saving goals. Que [...]

2021 Resolutions

2021 Resolutions

Welcome to 2021! It’s a new year, which means I’ve got fresh, bigger, and better goals for the year. Last week I reviewed my “2020 Resolutions.” Even though 2020 was a bit more hectic than I bargained for, I completed most of my goals for the year. Heck, I even crossed some significant milestones I [...]

Review: 2020 Resolutions

Review: 2020 Resolutions

In this awkward week between Christmas and New Year’s Eve, I figured it would be the best time to reflect on my 2020 resolutions. I don’t think it can be said enough; this has been a year! I reread my “2020 Resolutions” post from the beginning of the year and laugh at myself. Mostly for [...]

Birthday Weekend

Birthday Weekend

I feel like all blog posts now begin with during COVID or before COVID, I had plans to or want to do x, y, and z (you fill in the blank). I wanted to spend my Birthday weekend with Aaron in the mountains. We looked into Airbnbs to rent and different places to visit months [...]

30 Things About Karissa

30 Things About Karissa

I feel like I haven't properly introduced myself. Lets get to know each other. Current fitness routine is Roller Skating and walking the dogs.I can't go to bed without listening to a podcast.I'm the oldest of 4 siblingsMy dog's name is Scout (he just turned 12) I named him after the main charter in To [...]