Author Archives: Courtney On The Rocks

Winter Wardrobe

Hello! If you live in Chicago you know why today’s post is about my winter wardrobe essentials. For those that don’t live here, it snowed yesterday! This is usually not abnormal for a Chicago winter, but for some reason the … Continue reading

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If I Only Had A Home, or My Own Home…

This past weekend, my friend took me on a trip to West Elm. While it was great helping her find the perfect shower curtain, it made me a little anxious to have my own apartment; so I thought I would … Continue reading

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DIY Sunday: Mason Jars

I have recently formed a new obsession with Mason Jars. While these jars make great vintage-chic drinking glasses, they can also be transformed into fabulous home decorations! Fabric Covered Mason Jars: Brought to you from the blog Fellow Fellow.  – … Continue reading

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Revelation From A Cab Driver

In college, the real world seemed so fantastic and simple. I would graduate, find a job, and live my big fabulous life in the city. Well, that plan hasn’t exactly worked out and the road to making it big in … Continue reading

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My Simple Resort Wear Style

Now that the holiday craze is over, a new season is appearing that has me yearning to go back to Tucson, Arizona – Resort Wear Season. At this time last year I was able to indulge in all the bright … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Prague, Czech Republic

Happy Travel Tuesday! I haven’t made a post in a while, but I am incredibly excited to announce today’s destination – Prague, Czech Republic. I visited this amazing city last spring and this spring my little sister will be studying … Continue reading

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Courtney’s Book Club

Someone once told me that “the best way to learn how to write better is to read more”; so as I enter the New Year, I am excited to make the resolution to read more – a lot more!  And … Continue reading

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Looks I Love

I have recently become obsessed with Pinterest and I have found some great inspiration for what I would like my new wardrobe to be…Maybe when I have more money my dream of looking like this on a regular basis will … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Interlaken, Switzerland

A new week, a new destination! Today we are traveling to Interlaken, Switzerland. As a snowboarder I had always dreamed of visiting the Swiss Alps and Interlaken was the first place I visited while studying abroad in Florence, Italy. While … Continue reading

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DIY SUNDAY: CHOCOLATE PEPPERMINT TRUFFLES

If you’re anything like me, with the holidays are fast approaching, you still have no clue what to get for your friends and coworkers. While purchasing a unique gift for everyone would be ideal, I just do not have the … Continue reading

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