FOUR | Another Blogiversary

fourth blogiversary

Four years ago I was lost at Ohio State. I was in the middle of my business degree and had just moved in with my boyfriend and felt like all my creativity was leaking out of me and that I didn’t know what I wanted to do with my life. I read fashion blogs everyday (Kendi Everyday, Cupcakes & Cashmere, The Small Things Blog) and thought, I wonder if I could do that. From the beginning, I had no intentions of doing anything other than sharing my love for fashion. Over the years, Chic in Columbus has changed and has come to mean something different to me.

I had a camera, Photoshop, and an idea to try to replicate the posts that I saw on the internet. I had nothing but time on my hand yet it’s obvious from my first few posts that I didn’t really know what I was doing yet at the same time, my very first post shows my style at the time as well as gives insight into what I wanted my blog to be. I was starting to really get into fashion and was starting to find my own personal style. Funny enough, I still own everything in that photo. Though fashion was my original intent with this blog, over the last four years, it has certainly gone beyond that. I can scroll through my past posts and see what was happening in my life based on what I wrote about whether it be wedding planning, beauty when I spent all my money at Sephora, or home inspiration when I was moving/purchasing a home.

fourth blogiversary

I have had dry spots with the blog and haven’t always given it the time that I think it deserves but it is really just for me. I love that this blog has served as a creative outlet for me as well as become a record of my life from age 22 to 26. Yes my blog has changed but so have I.

On this blogiversary, I want to share some of my favorite posts:

(in no particular order)

My Birthday Posts – 23.24.25.26

My Everyday Makeup

Our Wedding Day 

Trips to Yellow Springs – 1.2.3.4

Sephora VIB Sale Haul

Southern Style Green Beans

Living Room Tour

Local Gift Guide

I’m an Aunt

Max Gotcha Day Anniversary

AM Skincare Routine // Spring Edition

Trip to Denmark – 1.2

Third Anniversary

Chambray Dress OOTD

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Update

 

Personally, 2017 has been good to me. The older I get, the faster the years
Oh my how did we make it the last month of 2017? November was beautiful
Happy Thanksgiving, everyone. If you are reading this, thank you for your support. I have

2 Replies to “FOUR | Another Blogiversary”

  1. I love your blog Sam and am thankful you are writing about your passions. I have loved seeing you grow and change and be the amazing woman, wife, daughter, sister, and Aunt you have become!
    Your creativity and style are fantastic and I am proud you are my daughter. Can’t wait for the next four years of posts.

    1. Thanks, Ma. I appreciate that. 😊

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