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April Favorites!

The month of April flew by so quickly! Some of my favorite things this month are a random collection of items that include a Body Shop face mask, an purse/book bag organizer, athletic wear, and cute comfy sandals.  What have you enjoyed over the month of April? –  –   Tea Tree Face-maskŸ • Cocoon Grid It Ÿ• Compression Mesh… Read more →

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Stop (Put Your Phone Down) and Smell the Roses!

Have you ever been out to dinner with your friends and all the sudden everyone is on their phones? This seems to occur way too often. Let’s all join together to make a change! Each person can make small changes to avoid this incident. 1. Simply turn off your phone when you are with others. 2. Delete the applications that… Read more →

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Stress Reliever

I don’t know about you, but this week has been pretty rough so far.  The best way to combat  stress from everyday life is to laugh! This month, I’ve turned to Lewis C.K.’s monologues for a few laughs.  He was recently on SNL and his opening monologue did the trick.  Check it out for yourself! Louis C.K. Monologue (Saturday Night… Read more →

March 2014 Favorites

With April in full swing, I thought I’d look back on some of my favorite things in March.  March went by so quickly, but I’m ready for some warm weather and the Derby Festivities in Louisville.     Cadbury Mini Eggs have become my addiction. I’ve tried the milk chocolate and the dark chocolate varieties.  Both of which are delicious! Too… Read more →

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Interview Attire Anxiety Relief

Have you ever been called for an interview and not know what to wear?  I recently faced this debacle.  I could honestly say that I was more anxious about my outfit than the interview itself. What you wear to an interview is important.  Your clothes are a representation of who you are.  It also contributes to the first impression your… Read more →

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3 February Favorites

    With the month of February coming to a close, I have gathered the three items I have enjoyed over the past month. Godiva Cherry Cordials are deliciously delectable.  My mom gave me these (along with other goodies) for Valentine’s Day.  I have quickly become obsessed! Like all good things, I believe they are seasonal, so snatch them up before… Read more →

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10 Quotes in Honor of Black History Month

Since 1926 we have been celebrating February as Black History Month.  The United States has come a long way in the past 300 years and this month acknowledges all the strides we have made.  In honor of Black History Month, I’d like to take the time to reflect on these quotes.         “Darkness cannot drive out darkness;… Read more →

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5 Ways to Spread the Love on Valentine’s Day

I’ve never been a big fan of Valentines Day.  Don’t get me wrong, as a kid, I loved decorating my Valentines mailbox and receiving candy.  But as I grew up and this was no longer acceptable. I have come to realize that Valentine’s Day is much more than cards and candy.  Valentine’s is also more than telling your significant other… Read more →

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4 Campaigns Against the Media’s Portrayal of Women

       Recently I have come across many issues regarding women’s body image in the news.   The media has created unrealistic standards for women, no thanks to the help of photo editing programs.  Young girls have been bombarded with these portrayals and begin to think of themselves as unfit.  This unhealthy message that we are sending to young girls… Read more →

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