Knowing Your Value… And How to Get a Raise

I shared a powerful story with my girlfriends yesterday on our ride back from Palm Springs (take me back!) They suggested I share it on the blog as it’s a powerful story. It’s about knowing your value and not taking no for an answer.

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Real Talk: 3 Requirements to Becoming a Successful Blogger

As the blogging world continues to grow, there are a few things that separate the hobby bloggers from the successful ones. When I use the term “successful blogger” I am referring to someone who is able to make a living from their blog. There is nothing wrong with having a blog as a hobby. I did it for four years and I loved it. Less pressure for sure!
However, after being a full-time blogger for almost a year, I can tell you that there are three requirements to becoming a successful blogger. These are…

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The Highs and Lows of Being Your Own Boss

Today I’m sharing the highs and lows of being your own boss. While it’s one of the best decisions I have ever made, it’s also a challenge and here’s why…

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Growing Into Beauty

Today I wanted to talk about my journey of growing into beauty.  Believe it or not, I have never considered myself photogenic. Sure. I have an entire blog with over 900 posts dedicated to photos of myself (along with photos of my phone, products I love, and travel videos.) But I never started this blog with a “look at me attitude.” I started this blog to say “Look at this outfit!!! Isn’t it amazing!?” And it’s just so much easier to style myself since I know my own body. Am I photogenic sometimes? Absolutely, good lighting and makeup can make anyone look good for the camera! But I am definitely one that grew into her beauty. Let me explain…

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RealTalk: The Truth About Blogger Vacations

Some people seem to think that all blogger’s do is go on vacation. I wish that were the case for me. I want to be on vacation just like anyone else. But I am currently sitting behind a desk at 11 pm on a Sunday night writing this post.I just wanted to be upfront with you guys on what goes on behind the scene with my vacation photos. Take this photoshoot for example, why am I dressed head to toe in this chic ensemble instead of enjoying the pool?

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