Confessions of an Introverted Blogger // Blogging Life

The more I blog, the more I come across doubts and difficulties. Don’t get me wrong, I love to blog–I’d be happy if I could one day do so professionally. However, as an extreme introvert, blogging has it’s uncomfortable moments. While I might not be physically surrounded by my readers, it’s sometimes very hard to … More Confessions of an Introverted Blogger // Blogging Life

Fake It Till You Make It // Why I Wear Heels To Work

A few days ago I ran into an old friend from freshman year–she congratulated my second job position and noted that I must feel so accomplished. I’m awkward with these types of things, and I hadn’t exactly advertised my second job outside of my friend group. I ended up just giving her a faltering smile while … More Fake It Till You Make It // Why I Wear Heels To Work

Five Lies About Lifestyle Blogging Debunked

My blogger life was quite eventful this week. I joined some new Pinterest groups, received some unexpected shout-outs on Twitter, created my first media kit, and contracted out my first sponsored post. While I was elated at all these happy events, I also had some rather interesting conversations that made me realize not everyone finds … More Five Lies About Lifestyle Blogging Debunked

2016 Goals // The Road To A Better Me Linkup

Tomorrow my roommate and I will pile most of our belongings into my family’s slightly unreliable minivan (college life wouldn’t be the same without sketchy transportation) and drive back to our little university campus. While the start of 2016 has already come and gone, starting a new semester feels most like the start of a … More 2016 Goals // The Road To A Better Me Linkup

Dear Anxiety // Things To Remember During The Holiday Season

The Thanksgiving rush has barely died down, Christmas is right around the corner, and the first day of 2016 will be here before we know it. The holiday season is one of the most exciting times of the year; but, for people suffering with mental illnesses, it can also be one of the most stressful … More Dear Anxiety // Things To Remember During The Holiday Season

Dear Anxiety // A Letter to My Mental Illnesses

Over the past two weeks, I have seen some fantastic videos and posts on Facebook about the truth behind mental health and mental illnesses. Much of this has stemmed from Buzzfeed’s Mental Health Week (posts and videos here), which has encouraged individuals around the world to break free of society’s silence and speak without fear … More Dear Anxiety // A Letter to My Mental Illnesses