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first apartment essentials

First Apartment Checklist

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*Some of the links in this post contain affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link* Whether it is in college or right after, moving into your first apartment is a BIG DEAL! I’m giving you your first apartment checklist to ensure you don’t…

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books to read this spring | new books | what to read | new books to read in spring

Books to Read This Spring

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*Some of the links in this post contain affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link* There are SO many good books to read nowadays. It’s hard to narrow down your list, which is why I am giving you the books to read this…

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Why Being Single For Valentine’s Day ROCKS

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Love is in the air, can’t you tell? 😉 I know Valentine’s Day can be a downer for some single ladies out there, which is why I am highlighting the reasons why being single for Valentine’s Day ROCKS!   Now, here I am speaking from the perspective of someone who has never not been single for…

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work lessons | first job | lessons learned in first job out of college

8 Lessons I Learned in my First Six Months of Work

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The latter half of my spring semester of college was consumed by applying to jobs. I perfected my resume, polished my cover letter and searched the internet for appealing jobs. I was on a mission to find a job I was going to LOVE. I didn’t want to be like other people who complained about…

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Reflecting on 2016 + Biggest Lesson I Learned

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2016 was one like no other. I graduated college. I moved to Austin. I moved back home to Fort Worth. I started a job in Dallas. I also reflected on my friendships and faith, health and wellbeing, dreams and goals. I spent a heck of a lot of time laughing, and a heck of a lot…

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favorite books of 2016

Favorite Books of 2016

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I made a new year’s resolution to read ten new books this year and thank goodness I accomplished it! Reading has always been one of my favorite hobbies, but I couldn’t ever seem to find time when I was in college. Since graduating and starting work, I have consistently read a bit each night and…

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5 Emails You Need to See in Your Inbox

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Just like everybody else, I despise receiving a bunch of random emails, and hate having a full inbox even more. After I get off work, I spend a solid 20 minutes sifting through my inbox, pinpointing what needs an immediate answer, what is trash and what I need to save for a quick read later.…

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how to be intentional about your friendships

How to be Intentional About Your Friendships

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I’ll be the first to admit that I am a horrible texter. Text me at noon and you can expect to hear from me sometime around 3:00 or 4:00 pm, and that’s if you’re lucky; unless, of course, you catch me on a really good day and I respond within the hour, in which case I…

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top 10 lessons i learned in college

Top 10 Lessons I Learned in College

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If I could go back and do these four years of college again, I would in a heartbeat. Would I change anything about them? Absolutely not. Because everything I have been through at SMU has shaped me to become the person I am today. The stupid mistakes I made, embarrassment I endured, wrong turns I…

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big magic book review

Big Magic: Book Review

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“Do you have the courage to bring forth the treasures that are hidden within you? The hunt to uncover those jewels-that’s creative living.” In her newest book Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear, Elizabeth Gilbert illustrates her passionate life filled with joy, enthusiasm and most importantly, creative living. Gilbert describes her success dryly, humorously and…

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