Friday Five

Girls Night Omaha Her Heartland Soul Erin Fairchild

Happy Friday everyone! Who’s ready for the weekend? I know I am! This week has been a weird one. I’m excited for a relaxing weekend and a fresh start with a new week! Here’s what else I’m loving: 1. The Girls Night Omaha event!! Oh my goodness you guys thank you SO much for coming out,… [Read More]

Thoughts on College Post Graduation

Thoughts on College Post Graduation

This time of year gets me so excited. Back to school season brings me lots of nostalgia, happiness, and just a sense of new beginnings. I thought it would be fun to share some thoughts on college post graduation. There were a lot of changes from the first day: (This feels like forever ago!) To the last day:… [Read More]

15 Minute Vegetarian Chili

15 Minute Vegetarian Chili Recipe Her Heartland Soul

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #VivaLaMorena #CollectiveBias Chili is a food that has a reputation for taking a loooong time to make. You’re supposed to simmer everything over a low heat for hours so that the flavors all blend together. Those who know me… [Read More]

The Perfect Fall Mules

Grey Mules for Fall Her Heartland Soul Erin Fairchild

Has anyone else noticed fall starting to creep into their lives? The randomly chilly day in the middle of a week of warm sunshine. The bag of candy corn strategically placed at the checkout. The talk of Starbucks adding real pumpkin to their pumpkin spice lattes. I love fall as much as the next girl, but I’m not… [Read More]

Weekend Snapshots

Iowa State Fair 2015 Her Heartland Soul

Happy Monday! How was your weekend? Mine was so much fun! I feel like we packed so much into such a short amount of time. While exhausting, it was a blast! Make sure to link up to your weekend snapshots at the end of this post. Saturday morning I met up with Joanna and Jordan for… [Read More]

The Weekly Sweat

You were born to be real, not to be perfect quote

It’s a new week! Time to look ahead and start fresh! Here’s my check-in for the week. Progress I’m pretty sure I’ve had backwards progress in the last two weeks. From traveling, to having family in town, I have been doing so much eating and way less moving than I would like to. I’m not allowing… [Read More]

Saturday Shares

saturday shares her heartland soul outside

1. Inside Amazon: Wrestling Big Ideas in a Bruising Workplace <— Have you read the New York Times exposé that came out on Amazon? It’s long but worth the read. 2. Avocado & Goat Cheese Cucumber Cupcakes <— I’m not sure I’d call this a cupcake but it looks like a perfect party appetizer. 3. Kerry Washington Doesn’t Care About Getting Her Pre-Baby Body Back <— Yet… [Read More]

Friday Five

The Holy Donut Portland Maine Her Heartland Soul

Happy Friday! Here’s to the weekend! Josh and I are heading to the Iowa State Fair this Sunday and I can’t wait. I’ve never been but I’ve heard it blows the Nebraska State Fair out of the water, so I’m expecting big things! Here’s what else I’m loving this week: 1. Potato donuts! On my Stonyfield… [Read More]

Why I Buy Organic

Organic Dairy Cows Stonyfield Yogurt Her Heartland Soul

This past weekend I traveled across New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine with Stonyfield and 12 other bloggers. The inspiring women I met on the trip: Amelia, Christine, Kate, Katie, Lindsey, Liz, Maria, Marla, Meghan, Monique, Sarah, and Scarlett. We did lots of fun things like eat incredible food, shop, meet Stonyfield’s founder, tour the yogurt plant, and kayak in the ocean. But the heart of why we were there was… [Read More]

Woodstock Inn & Resort

The Woodstock Inn Woodstock, Vermont Her Heartland Soul

This past weekend while traveling with Stonyfield, I was treated to a two-night stay at the beautiful Woodstock Inn & Resort in Woodstock, Vermont. I fell in love with the property and could not stop snapping pictures the entire time I was there. I thought it would be fun to share my Woodstock Inn stay with you…. [Read More]

Smocked Denim

Denim Dress Her Heartland Soul

When packing for my weekend with Stonyfield, I wanted to include some items that were dressy enough to wear to nice dinners out but also casual enough to not look ridiculous on a farm tour. I shot this dress with Ashley Nicole Photography a few weeks ago and absolutely loved the smocked denim look. I… [Read More]