It’s Official! Miss Kansas USA Q+A

I made the big announcement that I’ll be competing for Miss Kansas USA. Since then, I’ve received overwhelming support as well as lots of questions as to why I would want to do a pageant and the pageant system in…

Health, Fitness, and Empowering Women

In a country where an obesity epidemic looms large, and my generation is not projected to outlive our parents due to the effects of a sedentary and unhealthy lifestyle, health and fitness are more important than ever. I grew up…

Pre-pageant Beauty Tips

Having crowned a new Miss USA and Miss Teen USA this last weekend, we thought it would be fun to share some favorite tips on getting competition ready when it comes to glamour. (more…)