Las Vegas | Saturday at Cactus Joe’s

Hey loves! I spent my Saturday with my good friend Tess at Cactus Joe’s, a shop full of desert plants and other cool knick knacks like cute mini succulents, crystals, colorful glass and metal figurines. This desert conservatory is located about 30 minutes away from the Las Vegas Strip, and is definitely worth the trip if…

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Chicago | Top 10 Places to Visit & Dine

There is so much to do in Chicago! From seeing The Bean, to eating deep dish pizza, and even to standing above the city itself! Take a look at my Top 10 favorite Chicagoan things!

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Girls’ Night | A Wine + Cheese Party

I decided that I had to round up my gang of gals over for a wine and cheese night, because why not? We love both wine AND cheese platters and they are even better together. I went to my nearest Trader Joe’s and picked up the essentials:

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Nearly There, Graduation

Hello! Welcome or welcome back to The Golden Lining! After five and a half years of changing my major and retaking classes, I am more than ecstatic to announce that this semester is the last semester of my undergraduate university career! As much as I love The University of Nevada, Las Vegas and all it has…

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New Year, New Me?

As the saying goes, “New year, new me.” I am assuming this is because of new year’s resolutions many people set out for themselves. It’s a new year, a fresh start, a chance to start over and make a change! Well, call me a skeptic, but I don’t think so!

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