New Beginnings

New Beginnings

Blogging in the first semester of senior year is difficult. You’re writing college essays, scholarship essays, personal statements. You’re praying colleges see you as clean-cut, straight a’s: perfect. As a self-proclaimed perfectionist, I’m not only focused on that image but how my blog is viewed to admissions officers. So in this past season of writing and hyper perfectionism, I let my blog go a bit, slowly crippling under my fear of not being “perfect enough.” I was still here but really, I wasn’t. Relaunching this blog going into 2018 is a significant milestone.

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Chambray “Uniform”

Chambray “Uniform”

For the first quarter of senior year, I fell into an “outfit rut” wearing the same combinations of different pieces every day. White/navy/black pants paired with a simple top, maybe a cardigan and sandals. But now as the weather is cooling down I’m putting these pieces away and saying goodbye to that “uniform!” I’ve received numerous requests from girls at my school (and other girls with difficult dress codes) asking how to stay “on trend” while still in dress code.

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Homecoming 2017

Homecoming 2017

If you know me, you’ll know that homecoming is one of my favorite things ever. It’s my most popular blog post (read freshman, sophomore & junior years here!) and it is the one week a year that my school spirit-filled heart embraces. It was my third year on council but the second year planning the entire week. We began planning in April of last school year once we knew we held the same positions and for six months my brain was centered around glitter, twinkle lights and anything space related.

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Hi Y’all!
I’m Maggie, a high school senior with a love for dance parties, lattes, thrift shopping & passionate about female empowerment. Here is my intentional & colorful space to share my thoughts on life and style!

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