“Naked and Unafraid”

This semester, I was blessed with the opportunity and privilege to, once again, wrtie for Moda Magazine’s print issue for the spring of 2018. Below is my 3-page spread article that I wrote on the multiple different “Naked” palettes offered by the makeup brand Urban Decay and the versatility of each one, enjoy!

Month Recap: April

Y’all, April was one hell of a month. First and foremost, the weather FINALLY got nice again in Wisconsin (even though it was long overdue). It finally instilled a bit of motivation in my to get my sh** together and push hard through the rest of the semester. HOWEVER, because the warm weather was fashionably…

You Can Only Do So Much

There’s this quote that my mom always used to tell me to cheer me up when others had let me down and it goes like this: You can’t change other people Shelby, you can only change yourself. Recently, I’ve started thinking back to when she used to say that to me and more and more…

Goal Setting: April

Well, since these posts are all about setting goals (hence, goal setting) I figured I would really try hard with this one (and by that I mean actually be on time with posting it) and come up with five goals for myself that I will then report back on at the end of the month….

Month Recap: March

With the weather currently raining and the temperature at 33 degrees, it’s with a heavy heart that I say the weather in Wisconsin STILL SUCKS. I mean c’mon people, I have like 5 more weeks left before…. summer?? And you’re telling me it’s supposed to… snow??? This is the biggest April Fool’s joke if I’ve…

Goal Setting: March

Even though last month I vowed to myself to try harder this month to snap out of the rut I found myself in and to try to start being more productive, I just haven’t been able to do it yet. Although March has seen glimpses of warm weather here and there that have been mood…

Month Recap: February

I have to say that I am thoroughly disappointed in myself as this is the longest I have waited to complete a post like this. I might as well just skip these and wait one more week for the end of March and just scratch these. However, my slightly OCD self would go insane if…

Beat the Winter Blues

By Shelby Spiegel, Lifestyle Staff Writer It’s that time of year again. The time when you don’t know whether it will be 45 or -15 degrees out. The time when your first round of midterms hit and you don’t even know what you don’t know. The time when you question whether you should start transitioning your winter…