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The Perfect Jean Jacket

March 10, 2019

I’ve worn the same jean jacket for over 5 years now. Before that, my mom had it for over 15 years. And before that, my au pair bought it from United Colors of Benetton in the 80s and had it for over 10 years. So you could say it’s pretty special to me. I think about what I would do if I ever lost it,…

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Unique Purses Under $75

February 26, 2019

People always talk about investing in a purse, but I'd rather find a purse that I can "invest in" that still has a reasonable price tag.…

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Phone Backgrounds with meaning

February 25, 2019

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A Beginner’s Guide to Paris

November 9, 2018

Visiting Paris for the first time can be a daunting experience because there are a lot of specifics to think about and so much to do. Here’s an accumulation of the aspects of Paris I think are most important for first-time visitors to know When to Visit So far, my favorite time in Paris has been in July/August when most locals are on vacation. This…

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Beautiful and Affordable Stays in Paris

October 14, 2018

When you think of finding a place to stay in Paris, it’s usually an extravagant and expensive place that you would never dream to afford. Sure, there are plenty of those options, but when I was looking for places to stay during my trip, I was presently surprised by the number of affordable options (€200 or less) that still had the look and location I…

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2 Weeks in Europe, 1 Carry-on

July 26, 2018

While getting ready for my two-week trip to Stockholm and Paris, I had been stressing out about if I would have enough room for all of my stuff. That led to me packing everything a week early to make sure. I was really surprised when all of my stuff fit into one carry-on. It makes it way easier that all of my clothes are either…

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The Most Comfortable Sandals

July 22, 2018

I’m getting ready to go on a trip to Stockholm and Paris for two weeks. When thinking about the shoes to bring I realized the only comfortable walking shoes I had were my converse. So I searched for “comfortable sandals” on Google. One of the first things that came up were these MIA sandals. Every review raved about how comfortable they were so I got…

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Must-Do’s in Nashville, TN

July 18, 2018

I just visited Nashville again and instead of just saying what I did, I wanted to make a list of my favorite things I’ve done over the years. The best part is they’re all inexpensive and free. Although some of these aren’t exclusive Nashville activities,  but I love them so I’m listing them. So enjoy or don’t but I definitely will! Hattie B’s Nashville’s classic…

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Simplistic Jewelry Under $50

July 8, 2018

I feel like minimalism makes almost anything better and I’m continually drawn to things that are subtly beautiful. That’s why when I found the Etsy shop, GLDNxLayeredAndLong, I immediately fell in love. Then I fell in love, even more, when I saw the prices! I then “hinted” (really obviously sent links and said how much I liked specific products) to my boyfriend what I wanted…

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Travel Guide: San Antonio, Texas

May 20, 2018

I’ve lived in Texas my whole life and haven’t experienced San Antonio so I decided it was time. The Alamo I had heard that The Alamo is a lot smaller than you think so I was prepared for it. So just in case you haven’t heard that yet, let me tell you that it’s definitely smaller than you would think. That doesn’t mean it wasn’t…

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