What I Loved Most About College

I’m not sure if I told you guys this; I went to college for 2D fine art and digital photography.  (My major and minor.)  In fact, I got a full scholarship (+ room & board) to art school due to my portfolio.  Making the decision to go to an art college wasn’t too difficult for…
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How Automation Has Changed My Family’s Lives

Last year my boyfriend introduced me to the world of home automation.  For Christmas, he bought me the Philips Hue starter kit, Amazon Echo Dot as well as the Nest Smart Thermostat. Now I had heard about home automation for quite a while before this and I had been debating back and forth if home…
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16 Things That Annoy Me the Most

I’m not a picky person but there are some things that really drive me insane.  I just wanted to share the 16 things that annoy me the most and these are things that I absolutely, positively can’t stand and have no patience for! 
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9 Tips for a Better Night’s Sleep

Sleep is one of the most important functions that we do in our lives. Sleep helps to repair your body, helps promote healing from any illnesses you may have and can repair and improve your heart and blood vessels.  Lack of sleep has been linked to so many health issues such as high blood pressure,…
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6 Tips For Becoming a Happier Person

Sometimes we feel like everything is crashing down on us and we don’t know how to handle it, emotions are a part of life.  We all want to be happier and live more content lives but sometimes it’s hard when we feel so much negativity.  Happiness is different for everyone and you have to find…
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How I Save Money With Acorns & Stash

Time after time I’ve tried to open a savings account and attempted to do the infamous 52-week money challenge.  I succeeded once and was damn proud of myself for consistently putting money away for those 52 weeks.  However, that’s all I saved and soon after I found myself in a bind and had to withdraw…
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10 Things That Make Me Happy

Everyone has specific things that make them the happiest in life.  For some people it could be traveling, eating at a new restaurant, going to the movies, etc…  I have a top 10 list of things that make me happy and I always think about them when I don’t feel like anything is going good…
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Our Summer Summary 2017

We had an absolutely amazing summer, probably one of the best summers that we’ve ever had. When school ended for the kids we decided that we wanted to have a pool.  We thought about one of those Intex frame pools that we’ve had in the past, but the thought of actually assembling it and then…
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