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Revisiting my Childhood Idol

If you've known me since I was a kid, you know I love Hilary Duff. If you met me as an adult, you probably still know I love Hilary Duff. My idolization of the childhood star began when I saw her in "Casper Meets Wendy," which came out in 1998 when I was 2 years… Continue reading Revisiting my Childhood Idol

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Gettin’ thrifty with it

Another week, another blog post! This week's post is going to be short because I have little to say, and lots to show! If you follow me, you know that I have a thrifting Instagram account called Shore Thrifts & Flips. Well, a few months back I went on a major thrifting trip and got… Continue reading Gettin’ thrifty with it

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25th Birthday Vlog

Last week, I wrote a heartfelt post about how thankful I was for experiencing such an incredible 25th birthday weekend. This week, I want to show you it. While the video is definitely not as detailed as I had originally planned, I hope you enjoy the sights you do get to see — from Brooklyn… Continue reading 25th Birthday Vlog

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Come spend a day in my life with my BFF

Well friends of the blogosphere, as promised last week, I have released a new video on YouTube. The video (found at the end of this post) is not very representative of a normal Saturday for me, which is why I thought it would be fun to film. It was a packed April Saturday and you’ll… Continue reading Come spend a day in my life with my BFF

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It’s OK to fall behind if you hold yourself accountable

I love planning. I love writing my schedule down in my planner and I love crossing items off my to do list. I hate falling behind. If you couldn’t tell, I’m a Type A person.  However, I have slowly learned to accept that life doesn’t always have to be completely planned out and that it’s OK… Continue reading It’s OK to fall behind if you hold yourself accountable

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Transforming my childhood room + moving tips

I have been living in my dad’s house for a whole three weeks now, although it seems like SO much longer. So far, I can proudly say I have 1. Made the grocery bill go up, but the dining out bill go down; 2. Helped my dad make many decisions more quickly than he would… Continue reading Transforming my childhood room + moving tips

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Thrift with Me + My 5 Top Tips

Nothing makes me feel better than getting a good deal. Well maybe dog cuddles and sushi, but VERY little gets me more hyped than buying something with a major discount. And if you know me, you know I will not buy anything full price unless absolutely necessary. Unfortunately, I haven’t been thrifting for quite some… Continue reading Thrift with Me + My 5 Top Tips

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10 Valentine’s Day ideas during a pandemic

Valentine’s Day is just about here! Whether you’re the type of person who loves going all out for the holiday for friends or a significant other, or someone who absolutely despises the holiday and sneers at corporate America every year for cashing in on love (like me), the day will probably look a bit different… Continue reading 10 Valentine’s Day ideas during a pandemic

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How to plan and achieve realistic New Year’s resolutions

In my last blog post, we spoke about reasons behind making New Year’s resolutions. This time around, I want to touch on how to make New Year’s resolutions that we can actually achieve (which I also spoke about in my latest YouTube video). Yes, I did say that I normally don’t make New Year’s resolutions.… Continue reading How to plan and achieve realistic New Year’s resolutions

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My First Time Making New Year’s Resolutions

I’ve never been one to make a New Year’s resolution(s). I think it’s just too much pressure to put on yourself with the possibility of being disappointed at the end of the year. And who wants to end a year by being mad at themselves for not reaching whatever far-fetched goal they planned? I definitely… Continue reading My First Time Making New Year’s Resolutions