I’m on a mission to spend less time comparing myself to other people…here’s how I’m going to do it

It happens almost immediately. You’re having a conversation or scrolling through social media, and you discover something that makes you second-guess yourself. A million doubts pop inside your head. You try to ward them off, but all you can think about is how inadequate you feel in regards to something else. It’s comparison. And it’s […]

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5 things I learned from cleaning out my closet

This weekend, I unceremoniously made the decision to clean out my closet. It was something I’d been meaning to do for weeks months, and with a free afternoon on the horizon, it seemed like as good a time as any. So, I grabbed a couple of bags, threw open my closet doors, and spent the […]

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Blogging Basics: Finding the photoshoot location

Welcome to the first post of my newest series, Blogging Basics, in which I will be sharing all of my favorite blogging tips + tricks! I am so excited to be launching this series, as it’s something I’ve been toying with for a long time. I’ve done posts about blogging here and there, but I’ve […]

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How to use contrast to create cute outfits

CONTRAST. Unless you’re new around here, you probably already know I am a big fan. I love juxtaposing pieces that shouldn’t go together and making them work anyway. Whether it’s a distressed jean jacket paired with a stylish pair or wedges or a dark skirt worn with a whimsical sweater, I am all about finding […]

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What even is a fashion statement and how do you make one?

OK, but what really is a fashion statement? This question floats around in the back of my brain as I am sitting in bed one night. I think about it for a minute. Then, feeling stuck, I turn to the obvious source of the answer: Google. Surely enough, millions of results pop up, ranging from […]

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The Dos and Don’ts of Working With Brands As A Blogger

Collaborating with brands is one of the most complicated aspects of blogging. From determining whether or not an opportunity is legitimate to figuring out the best way to present content, there are a lot of things to consider before you start working with a brand. In my time blogging, I’ve been contacted by several brands […]

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Why do we care what other people wear?

“I don’t get why some girls feel the need to dress up for school. I mean, it’s school. Who are you trying to impress?” Sitting in homeroom my junior year of high school, I overheard another girl say this and then outwardly sunk into my chair. Although I knew the words weren’t directed toward me, […]

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How I work smarter, not harder

If you’ve learned anything about me from reading this blog, it’s probably that I am a sucker for productivity hacks. A total productivity hack fiend. Whether it’s developing a routine that helps you get more done or cutting unnecessary time wasters out of your schedule, I am all about finding ways to enhance productivity & […]

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