Rachel’s Guide to Taking Good Snapshots!


Does this ever happen to you?: you suddenly find the perfect subject for a quick photo so you whip out your camera and snap the picture, but then you get home and the photo looks terrible. This has happened to me numerous times, believe me! However, I have developed a method to make sure that […]

Fall Wishlist!


(A quick note: I apologize for the lack of posts lately! I have been a bit tied up lately with computer problems! Hopefully (if my dad’s handy work on my computer solved the problem), I will be back on my regular schedule of posts! Thanks for your consideration!) With the days becoming colder and the […]

2013 Summer Bucket List


Wow!!! It’s finally the season that I have been looking forward to since last fall: SUMMER!!! No more school, no more homework, and no more disgusting cafeteria lunches!!! Just two whole months to do whatever I want. My goal this summer is to do something of value everyday. It doesn’t have to be significant; it can […]

How To: Newspaper Giftwrap!!!


I’ve been wrapping quite a lot of gifts lately, with Valentine’s day, my friend Margaret’s birthday party tomorrow, my friend Madie’s birthday on Friday, and my Mom’s birthday coming up next weekend. I don’t mind all of the work, though; I LOVE wrapping gifts. Especially with the new gift wrapping kit my AWESOME cousin got me […]

Rainbow Competition!!!!


Last weekend, Katrina and I competed at the Rainbow National Dance Competition. We preformed both our lyrical small group and our pointe duet together and had a BLAST!!!!! I took this pic backstage… So glamourous! JK Here we are about to go onstage!!!! (this is taken from the Rainbow Competition Instagram page) This competition was […]

Fashionable Find of the Week: SONOMA life + style® Flats at Kohls


This is a continuation of the weekly segment: Fashionable Find of the Week. To read the latest ones, just click here This week’s fashionable find are these ADORABLE flats from Kohls. I absolutely adore these shoes, in fact, as of today, I own them. In both colors. Ya, that is how cute these shoes are. Enough […]

What A Day!!!


Today has truly been an “adventure” ,if you can even call it that. This madness all started after school today. I had just given my friend a ride home from school and was anxiously waiting to return to my house so I could go shopping with Katrina. We were running low on gas, so naturally, […]

Ruche’s Winter Wardrobe Essentials


As many of you readers may know, shopruche.com is one of my favorite online stores, as I have written about it many times ( here, here, and also many times on different vintage inspirations posts). Well, to bring in the beginning of Winter, they have shown us their wardrobe essentials for this blissful season. From cozy coats […]

Happy Halloween!!!!


It’s finally here; Halloween!!! The night where we get to stuff ourselves like there’s no tomorrow with candy without the dirty looks from our parents (or at least mostly without…). At school today, I have seen a couple of crazy costumes (including a box of Cheerios and a neon monster with fuzzy leg warmers) and […]

New Ruche Lookbook!


I love the store Ruche. They have ADORABLE vintage inspired clothing for good prices. It is like a cheaper version of Anthropologie. Anyways, they recently came out with a new lookbook called “Kindred Spirits”. Here are a couple looks that I love from it. To see more, go to http://shopruche.com/kindred-spirits-fall-2012-lookbook.html?utm_source=bulletinboard&utm_medium=website&utm_content=kindred_spirits_lookbook&utm_campaign=bulletinboard_2012_09_17 Dance Forever, Rachel   Related articles […]