I love music. I haven’t met someone who doesn’t. I think that music opens the mind to enter a mental space that is focused and clear. I thought it would be cool to share my favorite playlists throughout the year to introduce you to new music. I would love if you would comment your favorite playlist down below! Playlist: Pop Chillout I have listened to … Continue reading Spotify Me #1
This is going to sound awful but this concert was the worst experience I have had and now I know why people spend an arm and leg to get the good seats/spots. I went to see Ellie Goulding back in June before I left for Italy and have been excited since November 2015. I was happy to know that she would be the first big … Continue reading Ellie Goulding | Worst Concert Experience?!
[youtube] I cannot express how excited I am to tell all of you that I am going to see Ellie Goulding next year! I told my sister that if she ever came to town that we would go see her, no matter what. I finally got my wish and my sister has graciously purchased both of our tickets. I cannot wait and I am so … Continue reading I’ve Got You On My Mind!
Photos taken by my sister and myself unless otherwise noted! You can enlarge all the images to view them! Location: The Fillmore in Charlotte, NC | August 7, 2015 I will say that Christina Perri is honestly the coolest concert to go to! I cannot express enough how emotional and life changing watching her perform really was. Christina is on tour with Colbie Caillat right … Continue reading CHRISTINA PERRI + MICHAEL AND MARISA + HIGH DIVE HEART | THE GIRLS NIGHT OUT, BOYS CAN COME TOO TOUR
Just so everyone knows, I literally freaked out because Taylor Swift looks like a mermaid! Okay, now off to my Top 3! [Billboard] Jessie J looks stunning! I love it when a celebrity can really step out into the spotlight with a great outfit that isn’t going to get publicity for being too revealing. Black is a color that looks great on anyone and with … Continue reading Top 3 – Grammy’s 2015
[aristake] The magic wonders of Pandora. I don’t know how I would find half of the artists I know now without Pandora. I remember getting into a slump with my Lana del Rey station because I didn’t know about the station seeds section. This is kind of a PSA for all of you, in case you are getting tired of Pandora, worry not! Also, I … Continue reading How to NOT Get Tired of Your Pandora Station/Music
Iggy Azalea is an Australian-born rapper who has made a splash onto the music scene with her first big hit in the states “Fancy” feat. Charlie XCX. Iggy has no qualms about showing her curvy figure and more power to her. Above is a picture from her “Black Widow” music video shoot. I chose body hugging pieces that had a statement. -Swanky Mermaid p.s. I … Continue reading Style Me – Iggy Azalea
Lana Del Rey is a singer who is amazing with her extremely personal lyrics. I love that she has kind of like a bohemian princess without being too hippy. She has an air about her that is both mysterious and warm. Lana Del Rey inspired me to pic a hair style and two red carpet dresses. I think that such a free flowing, whimsical person … Continue reading Style Me – Lana Del Rey
If you follow me on twitter then you will know that there is one dress that I was eyeing this whole time. I am excited to share my top 3 and hear what you have to say about these beautiful outfits from the CMT Awards! [All images from E! Online] Cassadee Pope, winner of The Voice, wore this adorable two piece outfit, a common trend … Continue reading Top 3 – CMT Awards 2014
To make up for February 17th!! So many things happened opening night and it has been a rough journey for me but I think that the song above “It’s Alright” by Matt and Kim is the song that played as I left my dorm to head into my major’s building. For some reason, this song puts me in a such a good mood and I … Continue reading The Song that Got Me Through Opening Night
For some odd reason this song came on my itunes and I had a moment of clarity. I can finally say that this year is over and that I can finally accept all that I have done. I don’t know about you but music influences me a great deal. I am constantly listening to Pandora and when I wake up in the morning I listen … Continue reading Cleanse Yourself of 2013
I would like to talk about one of the greatest and most influential people in my life since around 2007-2008? Taylor Swift. Now you are welcome to think what you like about her, no offense taken, but I would just like to mention a couple of points on why she is a good role model. 1. She doesn’t have to dress sexy to be sexy. So many … Continue reading I Have a Great Role Model