Showing posts from January, 2019

What I'm Currently Eyeing

Jacket | Active Top | Leggings | Sneakers | Sunglasses   Happy Monday! Below are a few things that I’ve been eyeing! These are items on my wishlist that I think are worth sharing with you. I hope that you enjoy.  So I have a bad habit of peeling off my gel nail polish when it starts to chip. I’ve been looking for something long lasting that I can use in between manis. I love the CND brand for my professional manis so I’m really looking forward to trying their Long Wearing Polish .  A garment rack has been on my to get list for forever! I have no idea why I keep putting it off. It would be a great way to organize daily outfits and new pieces. I’m eying this one at the moment. Currently in search of an under eye cream that suits my skin type. Something to help with bags and fine lines. I think the reason that I haven’t quite made the plunge is because there are so many to choose from that I get overwhelmed. I’ve narrowed it down to this one by Clinque and one from

Happy 1 Year to The Kelley Log!- Tips That I've Learned Along the Way

I cannot believe that it’s been an entire year since I started The Kelley Log. I’ve learned and grown so much. I am so exited to see what next year holds. Today I'm sharing a few things that I've learned along the way. Stay active - I notice that when I’m not super active on Instagram then my engagement drops some the next time I post.  Engage with others like you - follow others who are into the same things.  Follow a schedule - play around and see when your followers are the most active then go off of that. Be yourself - originality really pays off! See what your followers are into - post different things and see what you get the most feedback on. You’ll be surprised. My manicures have been one of my favorites since the beginning and still are! Respond to comments - it shows who the person is behind the photos.  Post across all of your social media accounts - surprisingly Pintrest is my second (or arguably my first) most active social medi

7 Things That I've Learned This Past Year + My Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale Must-Haves (Basics)

7 Things That I've Learned This Past Year Go all in- Once I’ve made a decision to do something... I went hard at it. Of course there’s always fear of the unknown but once I got past that there really was no greater feeling than giving something my best.  Make a judgment based off my own thoughts and feelings-  I’ve gotten better at listening to own intuition and that was a game changer! Of course I have those close to me that I go to for advice but ultimately I’m the final decision maker. Tap into my creative side when I feel bored or anxious- It may might be writing, activities with my daughter, styling clothes in my closet, taking photos...whatever... I’ve found that it helps!  It’s ok to outgrow people! Keep my family the closest to me before anything- My husband and daughter are my world and I've learned that balance is key.  I am more than a stay at home home- The transition to becoming a stay at home  mom was not easy for me. The title