Why I (kinda) hate Instagram

Chatting about my favorite (and least favorite) social media app, and all the ways it has changed over the years

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Could we all just agree to stop hating self-promo?

My defense of one of the most annoying things on social media and why we actually need it more than we think

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Is it even possible to not compare yourself to other people online?

When I go into a blog post with a question, I typically like to have an answer already marinating in the back of my mind. I suppose that makes sense when you consider the natural progression of things. If you ask a question, you expect an answer. It’s basic instinct. However, this post isn’t being […]

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We live in an age of constant distractions…so how do we get stuff done?

I’d like to start this out by saying that as I’m sitting here, gearing up to write a post about distractions, I’ve already had to ward off several of them. Yep. In the time it has taken me to title this blog post, I’ve briefly paused to scroll through both Instagram and Twitter and conducted […]

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We need to stop glorifying ‘busy.’

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“I wish I could, but I’m just so busy.” Busyness is something we talk about a lot in our world. Our culture has a weird obsession with the concept of “being busy.” We view our time as a means of currency, and busyness is the best way to get our money’s worth. We spend every minute […]

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I have a love/hate relationship with email

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Wake up. Check inbox. Get dressed. Make coffee. This is a routine I go through just about every single day. I’ve never really questioned it or thought much about it. But recently, I’ve begun to notice that one of the tasks I engage in first thing in the morning doesn’t mesh well with the others. Spoiler […]

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Makeup Sponges vs. Brushes

a makeup sponge versus a makeup brush

Makeup sponges versus makeup brushes. Given that this is one of the most hotly debated topics in the the world of makeup, I thought I would use today to offer my two-cents on the subject. I also thought it would be kinda cool to hear what you all think about it as well. Anyway, I […]

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How I Blog (writing posts, shooting photos, etc.)

Well, hello there! It’s currently four-thirty in the afternoon, and I’m feeling exhausted. And, boy, do I mean exhausted. I’m having one of those weird days when even coffee can’t seem to help me. It’s strange. I feel the jitteriness of having caffeine in my system, but every time I close my eyes, I have to […]

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