Blog Stalking // Barefoot Blonde.

Good morning everyone. I have a treat for you all, I’m excited to recommend another sweet lifestyle blog! I’d like to show you all a little taste of Barefoot Blonde. Crafted by the new mommy of two, Amber has made a cozy, precious space on the Internet. Even at the young age of 25, she provides impeccable…

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Pre-Grad School Bucket List

Two months. Actually, I have less than two months before I start going to grad school full time while also working at my full time job. 50 days to be exact. So, I have just over a month until I throw myself into a never ending stream of running around, writing papers, and feeling like I’m…

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Bingeable // Gilmore Girls

I want spend some time today talking to you about Gilmore Girls. As well as why you need to watch it, now. Already seen it? Go watch it again. This is yet another show that I knew of and averted myself from through my childhood and teenage years. Man, was I prejudice towards TV shows while growing…

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Things I’m Most Thankful for This Year.

I would like to talk to you all about the five things I’m most thankful for this year. That’s not to say these are the only five things I’m grateful for, but each of these has shaped and changed my life dramatically in the past twelve months or so, more than anything else. And for…

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Tell Me What You Want on OA!

Open the flood gates and let me know!

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More Photo Back Drop DIYs.

Not too long ago, I shared a post with you guys about creating your own photo back drops! You can see my process and post here. I’ve loved using these gorgeous and super simple backgrounds for all my photos lately. It really makes the quality and creative flare of my photography pop. During the first…

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I Got Into Grad School!!

Two weeks ago I wrote this post about my long journey on finally applying to a graduate program. I have been checking my mail box, biting my nails, and wringing my hands everyday, needing to know if I will be starting my new academic adventure or not. Well, at the end of this past work…

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My Favorite Lip Products.

I do not wear lipstick. I barely wear lip gloss. I can’t live without chapstick. I envy those who can pull off a daring red lip, and I sigh when I see a pretty nude or blush shade. Unfortunately between my horribly chronic dry lips and honestly my distaste (laziness, inexperience) with most make up,…

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My Daily Bread // Cheeseburger Pasta.

When it comes to cooking, I’m kind of pathetic. I never get the right ingredients, never follow the instructions correctly, somehow I always end up hurting myself, and I never seem to finish my leftovers. Long story short, I’m a horrible chef. But that is why I am starting a new installment here on Ordinary Adventures,…

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How I’m Coping with Blogging Burnout.

I keep feeling like Ordinary Adventures has been one big stutter for the past few weeks. I keep hesitating with my ideas, my blog posts aren’t as crisp, I skipped a day, and a lot of it has been me sharing some personal struggles. I’ve felt like there is a scratch on the turn table…

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