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the thing no one tells you about moving away from home

Moving away from home is a lot like falling in and out of love. The only difference is, the falling out of love part comes first when you’re breaking up with your hometown. If you’re lucky, after the breakup, you fall in love with…

October 8, 2017
Lifestyle Love

my mother’s daughter

Whether we like it or not, we all become our mothers. Some of us are lucky, and it’s a blessing to grow into the kinds of women our mothers are. Some of us are not so lucky, and strive to become the exact opposite…

September 24, 2016
Lifestyle

road to colorado

As most of you know by now, I have settled into my new home in Colorado. Living with my aunt and the family I have out here has been a serious lifesaver during this transition, albeit a little overwhelming! But honestly, I’ve said it once…

August 22, 2016
Lifestyle

vitamin sea in #obx

The past few weeks have been such a whirlwind! Between saying goodbye to friends back home, packing up my life into my tiny little car, vacation with the family, and road tripping out to Colorado, I’m just now getting time to process all of…

August 10, 2016
Inspiration Lifestyle

sometimes dreams change.

source One of the things I’ve experienced in the past year is that dreams change. To say the past year post-grad has been a year of growth would be a huge understatement. I landed what was basically my dream job right out of school,…

June 7, 2016
Lifestyle

5 lessons I learned as an intern.

Summer internships are among the most important parts of college. You’re an intern during the school year at a local company, and then your goal for the summer? Landing an awesome (preferably paid) internship. I had my fair share of internships throughout my college…

June 9, 2015
Inspiration Lifestyle

take your time.

source A few weeks ago I officially started my job at a fashion (more specifically, underwear) company. I’ve been with the company since January 2014 as an intern, and after interviewing over my spring break, I accepted a position at the company as a…

June 8, 2015
Lifestyle

3 things to know before getting an internship.

So a few weeks ago landed a new internship! It’s virtual so I can do it from here, but the woman I’m working for is based in NYC (!!!). I landed it on none other than Internships.com and it’s been going really well so far. I’ve…

June 2, 2015
Beauty Lifestyle

DIY sugar scrub.

So, last Saturday I was really struggling with just that “Ew I feel gross” feeling. I don’t know if it was the stress from the week prior that did it, but my skin was a mess and I was in dire need of a…

June 2, 2015