• Blogging,  Lifestyle

    4 Tips For Aspiring Bloggers

    So, you’re thinking about blogging? I was right where you are a few years ago and I wished I would’ve had did my research before jumping right in. So, to save you the trouble and frustration that I endured during the beginning stages of my blogging journey, I’ve decided to give a few little tips. Blogging is fun and sometimes stressful, but that comes with just about anything. It’s a lot to learn, but you’re not alone. The blogging community is full of individuals who are more than happy to help you with any and all things you may have issues with. Also, blogging can be a bit of work.…

  • Blogging

    How I Landed my First Brand Collaboration

    If you are a faithful reader on my blog, then you can remember when I landed my very first brand collaboration with Hum Nutrition and published a post about my anxiety + hosted a giveaway! If not, you can read the post here (My Secret to Dealing with Anxiety) How did I land my first brand collaboration? I had only been blogging for 5 months. I started doing research and most of the articles I came across were basically saying that you needed a big audience + LOTS of traffic to reach out to companies. *eye roll* I’m sure having those two assets is a plus, but you still have…

  • Blogging

    How to Make Your First $25 from Blogging (+ A Step-By-Step Guide)

    *Disclosure: Please note that this contains affiliate links. Read disclosure here. Are you ready to make money blogging? When it comes to blogging making money can be quite difficult for some. It also can be really frustrating — I know the feeling. However, in this blog post, I’m going to show you how you can make $25 easily. It might not be much, but it definitely is a start. What is Grammarly? If you haven’t heard of Grammarly, it is an online grammar and punctuation checker that you can download and install on your computer. Once you have installed it Grammarly will do all the work for you — whether…

  • Lifestyle,  Self-improvement

    15 Motivational Quotes to Stop Procrastination and Get Sh** Done

    Are you a procrastinator or a go-getter? I came across a Facebook status today and it asked: “What’s a commitment you’re making to yourself this week?” Immediately, my reply was: “To stop procrastinating and get sh** done.” See, I’ve always been a very great procrastinator — a certified procrastinator if you will (just kidding, but also very serious). Ever since I was in school I’ve always waited until the last minute to begin a project and/or finish a worksheet. I can remember sitting in my first-hour class trying to finish a worksheet for my 3rd-hour class. Of course, my teacher’s favorite line was “You had all night to do this…

  • Self Care,  Self-improvement

    6 More Ways to Practice Self-Care (+ A Free Self-Care Checklist)

    In April, I published a self-care post called 6 Ways to Practice Self-Care, which a lot of you enjoyed. So, I decided to introduce 6 MORE ways to practice self-care because it’s quite important and it’s definitely my favorite <3 We all fail to take care of ourselves and our well-being sometimes and that’s okay. However, I hope this post will remind you just how important it truly is to spend time with yourself and to take care of yourself. So, read on while I give you 6 more ways to show love to yourself. 1. Take a break / One quick way to burnout is to continue to overwork yourself without giving yourself…

  • Self-improvement

    How To Get Motivated When You Feel Like Quitting

    For the past few weeks, I’ve been in a bit of a slump. I’m not sure whether it’s because of the holidays, the weather, or I’m just NOT feeling it at all. I do get in these moods sometimes where I just want to lay in bed all day, but they normally only last a few days – this has been a few weeks. I have been feeling so unmotivated, undetermined, and just ready to quit altogether. Although I may think about quitting from time to time, I know that I won’t. I feel like it is the universe telling me that I need to take some time for myself…

  • Lifestyle

    Slay Your Goals All 2018 | Planner Review

    * Disclosure: Please note that this post contains affiliate links. Read disclosure policy here. Can you believe its 2018 already? It’s been a long year – mistakes were made, lessons were learned, friends/family were loss, goals were accomplished, etc. And now that the new year has arrived, be prepared to see a million and one “New year, new me” post. *intense eye roll* It’s a new year and it’s time to get on the right track, stay focused, and mind your business all 2018. What I am saying is, it’s time to get ourselves in order – organize our lives, work, and everything in between. So, with that being said…