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This isn’t the kind of thing I usually post. This isn’t what lifestyle blogs usually consist of. But it’s real, and it’s important, and it’s raw. And 75% of my audience is female, which means at least 75% can relate to this. For those who don’t know, in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein revelations,…

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7 Creepy Podcasts to Keep You Up at Night

I love creepy stuff. I can frequently be found browsing Reddit’s No Sleep forum against my better judgment. I’ve been following the Dear David case obsessively. I own black lipstick and had a definite goth phase in my early teens. I’ve always been obsessed with vampires and witches and my greatest ambition at age 7…

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2 Colorful DIY Cat Toys

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MeowMixatMeijer #CollectiveBias It’s no secret that my cat Scully is a low-key celebrity around here. Photos of her get wayyyy more likes on Instagram than photos of me, and I try not to be jealous. But real talk,…

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DIY Skeleton Hand Jewelry Holder

Okay, so I just want to say that I have been waiting FOREVER to do this project. I initially found this skeleton hand jewelry holder on Modcloth in like, May, and was so enamored with it. But it’s $40, which just seems stupidly expensive when I knew I could wait until Halloween and buy a…

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How to Balance Blogging with a Full Time Job

So it seems like there’s been a definite rise in “side hustle culture” the past couple years. What started out as a seemingly niche idea has now turned almost mainstream. And maybe I’m just in a bubble of bloggers and creative entrepreneurs, but it seems like everyone you talk to has some sort of side…

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5 Cozy Books to Read This Fall

There’s honestly nothing better than curling up on a chilly autumn day with a comfy blanket, a cup of coffee and a good book. I rounded up some of my favorite reads for a cozy fall morning. Everything I Left Behind, Alexis Dent Alexis was kind enough to send me a copy of her book,…

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How to Be More Intentional on Instagram (+ Free Instagram Challenge!)

Ah, Instagram. It seems you can’t really go on social media these days without hearing some latest scandal or issue with the photo sharing platform. Everyone I know has reported significant drops in engagement, loss of followers and completely stagnant growth. Which means that everywhere you look, there is more and more info about beating…

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Color Crush: Mustard Yellow

If you’ve seen my Instagram feed at all lately, you’ll know that I’ve been super obsessed with the color most often referred to as mustard yellow. (Although, if you ask me, it’s more like golden rod, because mustard is fluorescent yellow, but oh well). The color has slowly but surely been overtaking my wardrobe and…

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Interiors // Record Player Nook

Last week my roommate moved out, which means I now have the whole apartment to myself. It’s been super fun rearranging and redecorating everything, but it’s definitely been a long process. I’m hoping to do a full apartment tour once I get everything settled, but for now I wanted to share one of my favorite…

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