self love guide social media

The Self-Love Survival Guide: Social Media

Not only has social media been linked to envy and unhappiness in women, but countless magazines and advertisements have also been criticized for advocating unhealthy and unrealistic standards of beauty and success. As a young model, I've seen a lot of these tactics first hand. I've had to learn some tips when it comes to practicing self-love, especially when surrounded by "perfect" images on social media. Be selective and picky when choosing the people that surround your life. My mom always said, “Be as picky with your friends as you are with the clothes you wear, because the people that...Read More
how to flirt in a long term relationship

How to Flirt in a Long Term Relationship

Butterflies when he looks at you, the pitter-pat of your heart at the thought of him and the excitement of receiving a good morning text knowing you were the first thing on his mind. When all you did was flirt like two excited teenagers in puppy love. All of that is a distant memory! What happened and where did that spark go? It didn’t go anywhere, we just grew comfortable. Although the thrill and excitement of a brand new relationship has faded, something better has come. To be honest, I like our stage of the relationship now. I can just...Read More
summer date ideas

Fill Your Summer with Romance | 8 Date Ideas

We're halfway through summer but there is still time to enjoy the warm weather with someone you love! Get romantic and creative with these fun summer date night ideas. Beach picnic I love this idea because my boyfriend and I do this pretty often. He sets up a grill and cooks us up some barbecue. I get some quiet time to read and relax (since there's no wifi for blogging). Picnics are great because they combine food and relaxation. If you do a beach picnic, you can spend some time in the water before you eat. Also, there is nothing...Read More
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Products Every Millennial Woman Needs – June Edition

*This post contains affiliate links which means I get a commission from purchases made through the provided links* So, I decided to start something new on the blog this week. People often ask me where I get products they notice in my pictures (or in real life). It's no secret that I love stuff and shopping, so I thought I'd share some of my awesome finds with you! I'll be breaking it down based on each category of the blog (Beauty, Career, Relationships, Adulting, and Money) each month. Let's get started with products I'm obsessed with this month! Relationships This...Read More
Benefits of Being an Introvert

11 Benefits of Being An Introvert

When I was younger, I used to hate how shy and closed off I was. I would envy people who had a lot of friends and could just talk to anyone. I was your typical introvert who always kept to their self and was actually scared to talk to new people. Now, I've learned to accept that I like to keep to myself. Plus, as I've gotten older, it gets easier to break free from some of my shyness. Being an introvert may not always be easy, but it can have it's ups. Sometimes, you gotta look at the bright...Read More
pets with a partner

Things to Think About Before Getting a Pet with your Significant Other

This post may contain affiliate links. This means that if you click them, I may receive commission. This comes at no cost to you! There is probably nothing more in life that you love more than your pet. Well, maybe your boyfriend or girlfriend. My boyfriend and I have a cat named, Luna. If you've read my blog before, you may have heard of her. She is such an awesome cat that I wouldn't trade for the world. Although Luna is the perfect addition to our lives now, it definitely took us a while to get to this point. I...Read More
Stay stong after a break up

10 Ways to Stay Strong After a Break Up

It doesn't matter if you're the toughest person in the world. Going through a break up is hard. When you let someone into your life, you expect them to stick around. But, that doesn't always happen. So, if you're going through a break-up, it's time to put down the ice cream, pick up your smile, and do the work to find happiness! You're already off to a great start since you've made your way here. Here are some great tips on becoming a better you after a break-up. 1. Surround Yourself With Supportive People After a break up, your first...Read More
Valentine's Day

Simple Ways to Make Valentine’s Day Special

With Valentine's Day just a week away, we are all scrambling to show our special someones just how much we love them. While there are many ways to show affection, I think we often forget about the simple things that make the day great. Flowers, candy, and gifts are great but sometimes the little things are just as nice. Here are some tips to make your loved one jump for joy! 1. Know How Your Partner Receives Love Everyone shows and likes to receive love in different ways. You may know of the five love languages which are gifts, words...Read More

Social Life Struggles

You've been up since 7:00 am. Working 8 or 9 hours with no break. You're so tired that you've been daydreaming about your bed. Then, you get a text message about going out to eat with your dear friend. You feel happy and devastated at the same time. One part of you wants to have girl time! You want to gossip, fill up on fries and cocktails, and complain about every dumb thing you're least favorite coworker said. But, at the same time, you want your bed. Simple as that. You want to be in your bed. Social life struggles...Read More
Staying Fit When in a Relationship

Staying Fit When You’re In a Relationship

One thing that I never knew about entering a serious long term relationship (because this is my first one) is that couples tend to gain weight together. Going on dinner dates, staying in bed all day, snuggling up by the TV are common couple activities that neither burn or prevent calories. Next thing you know, you've got relationship gut and forgot the meaning to the word fit. Now, I've never been one to stress about weight. I've tried to be body positive with myself and others because I believe that your weight doesn't equal your value as a person. However,...Read More