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12 Must Have Travel Carry On Essentials

1. CLEAN TEETH 2. CLEANSING WIPES 3. NOISE CANCELLING HEADPHONES 4. PASSPORT HOLDER 5. CC CREAM 6. SINGLE USE TOILETRIES 7. COMFY SHOES 8. PHONE CHARGER      9. COZY SWEATSHIRT 10.  LUGGAGE TAG 11. CARRY ON BAG 12. CHEAP TABLET

I’m headed back out on the road next week and am already in packing mode. I like to make sure that I’m completely covered a few days before leaving, just in case I need to make a last minute Amazon Prime order! Since I fly a few times a month, I’ve gotten it down to a science. I have a few things that I always carry in my carry on bag – which doubles as a bus bag. My bag got lost the last time I traveled, so I was glad that I had a few key things in my carry on to hold me over. I wanted to share a few of my travel essentials that will help you survive a flight, layovers & long travel! Continue Reading

Single Serving Rice Krispies

Rice Krispies treats are kind of a tradition in my family. I feel like growing up, they’re kind of a staple. Probably because they’re super easy & cheap to make. And rarely do kids complain about them. Making a full batch isn’t necessarily hard or time consuming, but it leaves you a ton of dessert. This recipe is perfect for a quick treat or a way to use that last cup of cereal left in the box.  Continue Reading

DIY Concert Piggy Bank

So your favorite band just announced they’re going on tour. BEST NEWS EVER! The only problem is… your bank account was not prepared for those VIP tickets & t-shirt you have your eye on. The solution? A Concert Bank! It’s not always easy to set money aside, but when it’s this cute, it’s easy to throw your change and extra bucks in! Continue Reading

20 Fun Things to Do Alone

Romper: Show Me Your Mumu Bag: Rebecca Minkoff Booties: Jeffrey Campbell

I have no problem owning up to my introverted-ness. It’s not that I don’t like being with other people, but for the most part I spend a lot of time on my own. My boyfriend travels for a good chunk of the year and when he’s gone, I really do enjoy finding ways to have quality “me time”. Every second of every day doesn’t need to be jam packed with activities and other people. Spending solo time is a great way to recharge your batteries and just get comfortable in your own skin. So get over your FOMO (fear of missing out) and take yourself out on a hot date – or solo hang sesh. Whether it’s an adventure, relaxing date or indulgent treat, here are 20 of my favorite dates to take myself on.

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24 Hours in Charlotte

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I’m back guys! Sorry I haven’t posted in the last week. I was traveling & on the road with the world’s worst internet access. Luckily, I stocked up on tons of ideas and pictures for posts! Whenever I go visit my boyfriend, I fly into the city we’re meeting at the night before. Not only because I want to see new cities, but just in case there is a flight delay. I don’t want to miss a flight and not get to him before he leaves for the next city. This time I flew into Charlotte, North Carolina. Just a few miles away from my destination: Carolina Rebellion in Concord. Continue Reading

Guac & Roll Nacho Recipe

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You guys, it’s almost Cinco de Mayo! You know me, I love any excuse to eat Mexican food! If I could live on nachos all day every day, you better bet I’d find a way. I have literally the EASIEST recipe for nachos that I wanted to share with you. Not only are do they take 5 minutes, but they’re a HUGE crowd pleaser. I make them for parties all the time. They get gobbled up in seconds and it’s super easy to throw another batch together! Perfect for your Cinco de Mayo party, next girls night or even a lazy night watching movies at home. Continue Reading

Summer Skincare Guide

Erin Aschow Revenge Bakery Skincare Erin Aschow Revenge Bakery Skincare Tips Trophy Skinc at home Microdermabrasion Kit Erin Aschow Skincare Routine I get a lot of questions about my skincare routine, so I thought I’d start by sharing a few of my favorite products and tips. I’d like to preface this post with the fact that I DO NOT, I repeat DO NOT have perfect skin. It’s a struggle, I have adult acne, scars, hyper pigmentation & some fine lines. It’s the real world people! I haven’t jumped into the world of high tech lasers, botox or fillers. Not to say I have anything against them or would rule them out completely, but my goal is to wait as long as possible. I think there’s something to be said about aging gracefully. I’m not even 30 yet! Continue Reading

Join the REVENGE POSSE!

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What if I told you… there was a super cool club where you could meet other girls with similar interests, mindsets & talk about whatever you wanted!? THERE IS! I created a super exclusive Facebook Group- ok it’s not that exclusive, you just have to join and be nice! Continue Reading

New Music: Metal Monday Playlist

New Spotify Playlist by Erin Aschow of Revenge Bakery

I’ve gotten a ton of requests lately for more Spotify playlists. So why not celebrate Monday with some Metal! I grew up in a metal home – meaning my family broke me into the world of angry music at a young age. I’m still pretty die hard when it comes to all things heavy rock, metal & alternative music. I love listening to metal when I’m working out, driving or sitting at the computer. Definitely helps me get in the zone! Continue Reading