Freelance Writing and Making My Rent

As a freelancer, the question I’m most commonly confronted with is, “How on Earth do you make money?” The fact of the matter is freelancing is becoming more and more popular as Millennials and Gen Z make their way into the workforce. Being part of the later at 21, I can confidently say we have higher expectations for our careers than 20-somethings used to. As freelancing rises as a common solution, however, it has become increasingly higher to get freelance jobs. The market is competitive, and…


Fourth of July Decorations for a Photo-Worthy Party

It’s almost July, which means two things: (1) it’s going to get hotter than hot, and (2) you’re running out of time to get your Fourth of July party arrangements in order. If you’re looking to throw a backyard bash – maybe BBQ with a water gun fight and fireworks – but you don’t have any idea how to decorate your back yard, then this post is for you! I love exploring Pinterest and finding DIYs that are more than crafts but something that will really…


Easy Styles to Get Past Awkward Hair Length

At the moment, I’ve grown my hair out to that awkward spot – you know which spot I’m talking about. It’s not quite at my shoulder but not quite at my chin, and everything in me once to grab a pair of scissors and snip it to a satisfactory length. BUT I miss my long hair, the ability to tie it up in pretty scarves and fluff it into long waves. I haven’t had long hair since high school, and so I sought out solutions to my awkward hair length issue. Of course, the…


My Favorite Ways to Stay Fit on Vacation

It’s a common misconception that vacation is healthy for the mind but not so much for the body. Sure, you may not have your home gym with you or your stocked refrigerator, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make decisions on where you stay, what you eat and how you travel that will be healthy and keep you fit. Don’t give up on your fitness goal just because you’ll be in a foreign place. Here are some things I love to do when I travel to remain fit and healthy on…


3 Ways to Put the Fire Out on Negativity in Your Life

Do you have a natural tendency of being down on life and yourself? Well, you’re not alone. With the constant pressure and struggle to be all that we can be as a society, people have never been more criticizing of themselves. I, too, struggle to be optimistic and to see the light in darker, stressful situations.   But there are ways to vanquish those dark feelings, to feel lighter and more positive. The three ways I’ve provided are three things you can start today. You don’t need to go out…


June Mood Board - Pastels of Summer

As a creator, it is important to push my mind to the limit, and when I reach that point, it is even more important to go further. But, how? My solution is the use of mood boards. I find others’ work and progress to be a perfect way to push myself to the edge of my personal creativity. For June 2018, I’ve been exploring my Pinterest, and I have fallen in love with the abundance of colors…