You Are Not Your Instagram: The Emotional Consequences of Social Media
Health & Wellness

You Are Not Your Instagram: The Emotional Consequences of Social Media

Whether through Instagram DM or during casual conversations with friends, I am always asked about how being an influencer affects my self-esteem. Does it make me more insecure? Does it empower me? Do I feel like I’m enough, or never…

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DIY Skincare: 2-Ingredient Microdermabrasion Scrub (Fresh + Aveda-Inspired)
Beauty & Health

DIY Skincare: 2-Ingredient Microdermabrasion Scrub (Fresh + Aveda-Inspired)

A few years ago when expensive skincare was still my addiction (Sephora, I’m looking at you), I was completely obsessed with both the Fresh Umbrian Clay Pore Purifying Face Exfoliator and the Aveda Botanical Kinetics Radiant Skin Refiner. Both scrubs have micro-fine exfoliating…

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The Most Useful Credit Repair Tips Every College Student Needs
Finance

The Most Useful Credit Repair Tips Every College Student Needs

One of my biggest long-term financial goals for the past 2 years was to build my credit for a new car, so I wanted to share my credit repair tips with my student readers as this may be a common…

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What Men Really Want For Valentine’s Day
Valentine's Day

What Men Really Want For Valentine’s Day

Since my partner Jun and I recently moved into our new home, our expenses have been through the roof. Christmas already zapped a lot of our money, so naturally we’ve decided to be a lot more conservative about celebrating Valentine’s Day. So…

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How to Paint Walls: Money-Saving Tips to Do It Yourself
Home

How to Paint Walls: Money-Saving Tips to Do It Yourself

It’s been a non-stop ride of home improvement since we moved into our new home in November! Aside from painting the kitchen cabinets we’ve been doing tons of mundane things probably not worth sharing on the blog like changing out toilets,…

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