Real Day in my Life: Instagram and Mental Health

Check out a typical “day off from work” in my life! I sat down and chatted about Instagram and how I go about doing my own coffee reviews. I also touched on the pressures of working with brands on Instagram. Thanks so much for all the support! More coffee guides coming soooooon! Next up is […]

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The fear that no one will read your blog

Why haven’t I been blogging? On top of nothing exciting happening in my life recently thanks to quarantine, there is the fear that people don’t care enough to even read what I’m putting out. I’m sure if you’re reading this, that you have been in a similar boat at one point or another (or even […]

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How to find validation within yourself: part two

This is part two of this post about finding validation within yourself. The first post focused mostly on the first step I took on my journey for self validation: self-awareness. As you can guess, becoming aware of your thought processes and emotional reactions to things is the first step to grow beyond them. Last night […]

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how to find validation within yourself

Validation: Why do I care so much what people think? I’m going to be honest, I have no clue yet. I’m writing this so maybe future me can have a little journal entry to look back on. I am no expert, just another face trying to make sense of all this. That first statement on […]

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Officially losing a job to the pandemic

I’m sure I’m not alone in losing a job during this time. I don’t exactly have a direction for this but here I go. The other day I had a call with my manager at Lululemon (if you saw this post, I go more into my work life and such). I started out as a […]

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My Current Quarantine Favorites

I am switching up my content a little bit (trying to get creative with being home). also i’ve been testing out my new Iphone tripod to delve into the whole flatlay world!! first try not terrible?  my next 90 days planner: @savorlifeplanner acts not only as a planner but a place organize my goals, self reflect and […]

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finding a new normal & learning to forgive yourself

I’m sure we are all in a similar boat; we’re still trying to find a new normal, a new routine, a new purpose, a new channel of motivation. The hardest part for me has been to accept that my productivity is going to look different right now. I’m not going to be able to go […]

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Monthly update: blogging motivation

It has been a while and I didn’t intend for that to happen. I have traveled around New Zealand so much more and have wanted to post about it, but haven’t found the time or motivation. I am blogging for me first and foremost; I guess I needed time to breathe a bit and miss […]

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reflecting on a plane

I took advantage of down time, casually reflecting on a flight to LAX. Traveling is hard and stressful, no doubt about it. Security can take way too long but…. here I am! It’s amazing how relaxing flights can be; once you’re in the air you don’t have much room to stress about what is going […]

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traveling with anxiety

It took me a very long time to figure out what anxiety was, and if what i was feeling fit that. I don’t want this to be a sad post, I want this to be helpful for anyone who may feel the same. Traveling involves a lot of indirect trust and loss of control; there […]

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