5 Ways I would Spend The Powerball Jackpot

If you are living under a rock and haven’t heard, the largest Powerball drawing will be held on Saturday and the jackpot is up to a jaw dropping $700 million. I’m going to buy my ticket to throw my hat in the race and that got my dreaming about what I would do if I won. Assuming I was the sole winner, I would…

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Current Obsessions Under $20 (product edition)

Hello beauties! I am absolutely so excited for fall and I don’t know about you, but a change of seasons always gives me a renewed energy. That means I do some organizing, figure out my budget, start planning ahead for the holidays and stock up on the latest products I am loving. Here are a few of my current favorites! And yay! They are…

New Year, New Life!

I can’t believe it has been 3 whole months since I have posted! So much has happened in that time and I feel like I have finally gotten my bearings and can now focus on United States of Chic and an exciting 2015. The last time I posted a blog, I lived in Dallas, I was in-between careers and I hadn’t gotten anywhere in…

November Mood Board

As November quickly approaches it’s time to set the tone for one of my favorite months. November will be cooler and the days are getting shorter so i’m loving thick, wool sweaters, and coats. Hot tea and soothing warm cider give a feeling of warmth and getting cozy by the fire. The smells of fresh pies, caramel, brown sugar and cinnamon linger in the…

thanksgiving table scape

Thanksgiving Tablescape Ideas

Thanksgiving is almost upon us! Ok… maybe it is still over a month away but I have it on my mind. This is a very special Thanksgiving for me as it will be the first time I’ve ever hosted my family. I already have my menu planned and now I’m turning my attention to a tablescape that would make the pilgrims proud! Below are…