#WNJInspired | 7 Life Lessons You Learn in Your 20s

I’ve been reflecting a lot these days, which doesn’t surprise me because I often reflect every year around my birthday. As I get ready to enter into a new decade (tomorrow), I keep thinking about the many lessons I’ve learned throughout my 20s. If I shared all of those lessons, we’d be here until my next birthday. So I’ve… 

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#WNJPlaylist | The Perfect Playlist for a 30th Birthday

I’m sure you can tell, after reading several posts, that I absolutely LOVE music! No matter the genre, I guarantee I can find at least 3 songs that I like. Music has always been a huge part of my life, but in my late 20’s I truly began to appreciate (good) music. So it’s only right that… 

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20 Things You Should Do in Your 20's

#WNJInspired | 20 Things You Should Do in Your 20’s

I can’t believe the summer is already winding down and I really can’t believe that I’ll be celebrating my 30th birthday in 9 days! Where has the time gone?! Before the summer slips away, and before I turn the big 3-0, I want to share a few things I’ve learned during my 20’s. I’ll be publishing… 

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Kia Sportage SX 2017

#WNJDrives | 2017 Kia Sportage SX Review

All summer long I’ve been test driving some pretty awesome cars! My latest test drive was with the 2017 Kia Sportage SX. I feel like each time I drive a Kia I want one even more! This time was no different; I truly enjoyed my week with the this midsize beauty. I mean just by looking… 

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How to pamper yourself at home (1)

#WNJBeauty | 11 Ways to Pamper Yourself at Home + a Giveaway

Taking a vacation sounds amazing, doesn’t it?! Feeling the sand between your toes, lounging poolside and luxuriating for hours at the spa sounds simply divine. But the truth is sometimes, for whatever reason, we just can’t slip away from “real life” to enjoy an actual vacation. In that case, pull out your robe and slippers and… 

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11 Scriptures on gratefulness (6)

#WNJInspired | 7 Signs You Need a Vacation

Sooo, where have I been? Let’s just say I had to take a mini mental vacation. I’ve had an extremely active summer so far and while it’s been enjoyable, both mentally and physically it’s been A LOT. So I pressed pause for a bit to get myself back on track. I’ve decided to stop feeling… 

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Wearing Kimonos

Personal Style | Styling a Kimono and a Dress…Again

One wardrobe item that will forever have a place in my closet is the kimono. I absolutely love styling them all year! My collection of kimonos are the most versatile and easy to wear pieces in my closet. They’re perfect to throw on over a sleeveless dress, which is exactly how I styled the kimono in… 

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11 Scriptures on gratefulness

#WNJInspired | 5 Ways to Practice Gratitude + 5 Scriptures on Gratefulness

It’s so easy to be grateful when things are going well, but what about when things aren’t so great? Sometimes I have trouble practicing gratitude when things don’t go my way. This practice takes time and it’s continuous hard work. Thankfully I have been doing the work. As a result, this practice has become a little easier for… 

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Personal Style | Black Skirt and Black Blouse + a Linkup

Hey, friends! I’ll be switching  things up a bit today as I co-host the Bloggers Who’ve Inspired Me Linkup with Rachel. But first, let’s get into todays outfit… Last week, I was able to wear my first short skirt of the season! I was thrilled the temperature was warm enough to show a little leg,… 

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