5 Things You Should Know About Working in Social Media

When I tell people I work in social media marketing, I sometimes get the feeling they don’t exactly know what that means. Most of the time they respond with something along the lines of “That sounds fun! I’m jealous you get to do that for a living!” Or my personal favorite, “So you just play […]

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Study Abroad Reflection: Lessons Learned

Four years ago, I was in Seville, Spain doing a semester-long study abroad program. When I think about that semester, a lot of mixed feelings come up. On the surface, it was an incredible experience. I traveled all over Europe; I took a lot of fun classes, such as a cooking class, and a film […]

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My 2018 New Year’s Resolutions

As I mentioned in my 2017 Reflection post, I accomplished a lot last year. But in true perfectionist fashion, I am determined to accomplish even more this year. I’ve never been one for setting strict resolutions, but I do like to set goals for myself to have an idea of what I’m working towards. So […]

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2017 Reflection: A Year Of Change

2017 tested my resilience. It was a year full of life changes which made me question what I thought I already knew about love, family, happiness, and life in general. It was tough, but I was tougher. I pushed myself out of my comfort zone more times than I can remember, and it all paid […]

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Where Have I Been?

I can’t believe it’s been two months since my last blog post! I’ve been wanting to write again for a while now, but I wasn’t sure what to write about and I’ve also been very busy so it’s been easy to make excuses as to why I can’t blog. But here I am, and that’s […]

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Book Review: Commonwealth

“Isn’t that what everyone wants, just for a moment to be unencumbered?” As I mentioned in my August Favorites blog post, I recently finished reading Ann Patchett‘s novel Commonwealth, and thoroughly enjoyed the read. Today I am going to give you all a glance at what the story is about, and what I liked about […]

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August Favorites 2017

It’s hard to believe August is already over! To kick off September, I thought I’d share some of my favorite things from the past month. TV Show My favorite TV show this month is one that I’ve mentioned in a past Favorites blog post, but I recently found my way back to it so I […]

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How To Navigate Life Changes

Fear of change is pretty much universal. Nobody likes the unknown, and everyone gets comfortable with what they are used to. But inevitably, our life will change whether we like it or not. Some changes are expected, and others are a total shock to us. I don’t have any data to back this up, but […]

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Table Talk Tuesday With Maya Maceka

Welcome to my latest interview, with the very talented lifestyle blogger and freelance writer Maya Maceka. Be sure to check out her blog, and follow her on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram if you enjoy this interview. I am really inspired by your story of going from a “normal life” to full-time “digital nomad.” For those who […]

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My Reaction to The Bachelorette Finale

If you, like me, watched the finale of The Bachelorette last night and had TOO MANY THOUGHTS, you may be able to relate to this post. If you don’t watch the ridiculous dating show, consider yourself lucky. You probably spent your Monday night doing something productive or fun. And if you’re in the small minority who […]

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