say cheese and smile brilliant.

#smilefearlessly What’s essential for your health, used twice or more daily & maintains the most beautiful feature on your face? (Yeah, I see you smiling over there). Ding. Ding. Ding. Your toothbrush. I’ve always used a normal, non-electric toothbrush. But once I put some thought into how much we use them, it made sense to […]

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map of madeline.

Well hello there. It’s been a minute since I’ve shared with all of you. 2018 was a year of change for me. I switched careers. Then moved across the country & was taking on this new life a million miles a minute. I was forgetting to breathe, all while experiencing moments that took my breath […]

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sundays & sudio sweden.

writing, reading & relaxing music. Every Sunday I make some time to clear my mind. My favorite form of relaxation comes when I read & write – but I can never focus without music playing in my ears. The moment I unboxed my new Vasa Bla Sudio Sweden wireless earbuds, my motivation & focus had […]

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enchantment @ embassy club west.

don’t worry mom, it’s a styled wedding shoot. Collaborating with creatives around the city leads me to partake in some unique scenarios. My most recent calling? The bride to be. I teamed up with Central Iowa’s finest to recreate a beautiful and enchanting wedding at Embassy Club West. A timeless dress & delicious cake… what […]

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Blond Genius X Jean Ubben

“I like my money right where I can see it… hanging in my closet.” | Carrie Bradshaw Brisk air waves through my hair, hot coffee hits my lips and colorful leaves fall to my feet. These are the feelings to make the top of my list when autumn comes around. But the most beloved of […]

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