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How to Support Someone Who is Hurting

How to Support Someone Who is Hurting

As some of you may know, my little sister had leukaemia from 2017-2019. “Had” is still a funny word when I say it out loud. Because that was such a major part of my life for what felt like a long, long time. I am […]

Web Design, Work-Life Balance, and Branding with @itsgariele

Web Design, Work-Life Balance, and Branding with @itsgariele

When I came across @itsgariele on instagram, I was definitely impressed. Not only does she have a beautiful feed that is all perfectly on-brand, but she also shares relatable and informative content about web design, digital marketing, and balancing life & business. When I realized […]

3 Ways to Build Your Credit

3 Ways to Build Your Credit

I am 22 years old and I have built up a credit score above 750 with just one credit card and some basic spending rules. A credit score is the number that tells banks, employers, and lenders how reliable you are when it comes to […]

How Storytelling and Branding Work Together

How Storytelling and Branding Work Together

I have been thinking quite a lot about branding lately. About personal brands and the stories we tell about ourselves to the people around us. It started a few months ago when I followed someone new on instagram and I just LOVED their brand. That […]

The Question of Happiness

The Question of Happiness

Sometimes I have an absolutely amazing day where everything is going right. And I still don’t feel over the moon the way I would want to. And some days are so completely ordinary, where nothing special happens, and I am the brightest ray of sunshine. […]

What Homeschooling for 12 Years Taught Me

What Homeschooling for 12 Years Taught Me

Yes! I homeschooled from age 5 to age 16! Yes! I had friends! Yes! I had a smooth transition into a high school! Yes! I went to University and got a degree! Yes! I am employed and happy – and HAVE FRIENDS! Phew. The facts […]

Warm Meals & Winter Groceries

Warm Meals & Winter Groceries

Winter, for me, is the season of warmth. Of trying to get warm. Of home, rest, family, and reading. Of staying cozy on the couch and watching Derry Girls, or The Good Place (for the third time). It also means warm food, warm comfort food […]

Creating Productive Thoughts and Recognizing Opportunities

Creating Productive Thoughts and Recognizing Opportunities

I was sweeping my floors after lunch, thinking about my past week and how out of character it was. I went to bed at 10pm (I have been known to crawl under the covers at 12:30am) and woke up at 6am, and ACTUALLY GOT OUT […]

What Self Help Books Have Really Taught Me

What Self Help Books Have Really Taught Me

I love the idea of becoming a better person every day. And when I say better, I mean kinder, more compassionate, happier, wealthier, more productive, and I know that not everyone defines their “better” the same way. But most people, no matter what their better […]

The 6 Life-Changing Habits I am Sticking to in 2020

The 6 Life-Changing Habits I am Sticking to in 2020

Happy New Year! I hope you are starting this year off with a positive mindset and some big hopes, dreams, plans, and goals. As we enter into 2020, I am sure you are hearing plenty of people talking about their big plans for the new […]