50 Easy Ways to Have A Better Day

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Special K. All opinions are 100% mine. It’s all too easy to let the stresses of everyday life get the better of you. A few bad days can easily bring out your inner pessimist, but thankfully, you have the choice to make each new day a little bit better.…
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Best Beauty Deals from The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

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The Best Full Coverage Concealers for Dark Circles

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4 Easy Ways to Give Back

This post is sponsored by United Healthcare. All opinions expressed are my own.I was blessed to grow up in a family where giving back was a normal and everyday occurrence. If they learned that someone was struggling, they would do everything in their power to solve the situation. If my grandmother learned that someone didn’t have a place to live, she’d…
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Best Deals Under $50 From The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

Best Deals Under $50 From The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

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Best Sleep and Loungewear Deals from The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

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The Best Activewear Deals from The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

The Best Brené Brown Quotes

If you follow me on Pinterest, then you know that I could spend all day pinning quotes. I can’t help it. I just get lost in the pretty words. In high school, I used to practically highlight my favorite books to death (I think I highlighted or added a note to almost every page of Their Eyes Were Watching God), and in…
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The 10 Best Things to Do in Orlando

Romantic Weekend Getaway for Couples in Longboat Key

Romantic Weekend Getaway for Couples in Longboat Key

Adventurous Weekend Getaway for Couples in Longboat Key

Adventurous Weekend Getaway for Couples in Longboat Key

Power to The Period

Today’s post is sponsored by U by Kotex. As always, all stated opinions are my honest thoughts.The Power to the Period donation drive is a cause that’s near and dear to my heart, and I’m so proud to join this amazing campaign. Did you know that 3.5 million Americans experience homelessness each year? When I saw that statistic, my heart sank.…
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11 Quotes That Showcase The Brilliance of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler

I have a big, old-fashioned girl crush on Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. They’re hilarious, confident, beautiful, and talented, but most importantly – they’re smart. They’re original. They don’t pretend like they have their entire life together (BTW, Liz Lemon is my hero), and they aren’t afraid to look silly. They pursue new ideas and cheer on their peers. They can make you…
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Cheryl Strayed Quotes That Will Change Your Life

I’m someone who’s deeply affected by books, movies, poetry, music, dance…you name it. When I’m reading a good book or watching a great movie, I lose myself in the story. And if it’s a truly great story, I carry it with me after its ended. One of those great stories would be from the movie Wild, which is based on Cheryl…
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No Makeup, No Problem

Thank you Galderma Laboratories, L.P., the makers of Soolantra ® (ivermectin) Cream, 1%, Oracea ® (doxycycline, USP) 40 mg* Capsules, and Mirvaso ® (brimonidine) Gel, 0.33%**, for sponsoring this post. Vote for your favorite no-makeup selfies here to enter into Galderma’s “Break Up with Your Makeup” sweepstakes for a chance to win one of three $500 gift cards.When I was…
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101 in 1001

Over the past few years, I’ve had quite a few big changes in my life. I’ve graduated, gotten married, moved across the country, traveled, lost loved ones, gained new friends and family members, and grown as a person. I’m so excited for the new year that I’ve already started my New Years Resolutions list. This year, I’m getting serious about…
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