balance, life

Deets with Diane: The Struggle is REAL

Hey guys! Since my life has been so hectic since moving to North Carolina, I decided to do a  post updating everyone on the foolery that is my life. As far as foolery, January was no different, especially since it was my birthday month. If I could describe January in one word it would be… Continue reading Deets with Diane: The Struggle is REAL

balance, life, relationships

I Learned These Lessons the Hard Way

“Go shawty, it’s ya birthday!” That’s right! Last week was officially my birthday week, which means it is time to reflect on what HAS happened (good & bad), what I WANT to happen (reminding myself to be realistic), and all the pleasantries in between. Instead of going through every minute detail of being 27, I… Continue reading I Learned These Lessons the Hard Way

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I’m Quiet; Deal With It

Written by Brianna Krueger Quiet  [kwahy-it] adjective making no noise or sound, especially no disturbing sound free, or comparatively free, from noise silent Loud [loud] adjective (of sound) strongly audible; having exceptional volume or intensity making, emitting, or uttering strongly audible sounds clamorous, vociferous, or blatant; noisy Somewhere along the way from Dictionary’s meaning ‘quiet’… Continue reading I’m Quiet; Deal With It

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5 Ways to Level Up for the New Year

Please note that this post contains affiliate links. 2018 is over and we are well on our way to entering the second month in 2019. Damn, that was fast! 2018 was life-changing for me; so much had happened and I want to keep that momentum up while entering 2019. Even though last year displayed some successes,… Continue reading 5 Ways to Level Up for the New Year

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4 Low-Cost Big-Impact Holiday Gift Ideas

'Tis the season of way too much: eating too much, overcommitting to too much, and the one I hope to help you with today...too much spending.  We'll ask for all the lists and often check them twice without checking our bank accounts just as frequently. As someone who loves gift-giving, the usual holiDAZE season spending… Continue reading 4 Low-Cost Big-Impact Holiday Gift Ideas

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Creating a Vibe with Animal Print

This blog post is sponsored by FSJ Shoes, all viewpoints on the products are honest and not influenced by the company. Click here for more shoe styles!  So, it is no secret that Fall is in full effect and unfortunately coming to an end in a few weeks. The natural thing to do is go… Continue reading Creating a Vibe with Animal Print

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Facing Imposter Syndrome

So you've graduated or finally got that job that you have always wished for. You understand that this next level in life demands a new version of you, "a more responsible version". Of course big accomplishments in life cause excitement, but sometimes bigger accomplishments can bring an overwhelming feeling. You may feel like a fraud… Continue reading Facing Imposter Syndrome

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Why I’m Open about my Mental Health (and you should be, too)

By Brianna Krueger Talking about your mental health is taboo because of the stigma surrounding it. Let people know what’s ‘wrong’ with you and you’re the plague (Yay, another ‘wrong’ thing with me!) But the stigma and taboo has got to go, because judging someone for mental health? Not cool. You wouldn’t kick over a… Continue reading Why I’m Open about my Mental Health (and you should be, too)

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Podcasts You Need To Be Listening To

*all photos obtained from Stitcher.com Lately, during my commute, I've been listening to podcasts instead of my usual jam-packed playlist. I'm not sure what exactly caused me to make the switch, but I am so happy that I did. At first, I was hesitant because I thought that there was no way that a bunch… Continue reading Podcasts You Need To Be Listening To

Career, inspiration, Office Life

7 Quotes to Get You Through the Work Day

Work can take a lot out of us. During the day as we go through meetings, various tasks and even problems in our social lives. Through it all, we need to keep sane. Though it's easier said than done at times, it is helpful to have quotes or mantras to keep us focused. Here are… Continue reading 7 Quotes to Get You Through the Work Day