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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

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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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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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A Letter To My College Freshman Self

Now that Fall is here, I am seeing tailgates for college football and I feel so nostalgic. It feels like just yesterday that I was a high school senior turned college freshman. I was too geeked to be moving that hour and a half from my parents. It was my first taste of freedom and… Continue reading A Letter To My College Freshman Self

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What A Girl Wants: A Better Me, A Better You

By Brianna Krueger It took being broken up with to realize what I want in a relationship – someone that makes me want to be a better me. Someone that I won’t say necessarily completes me, but adds to me.  Someone who teaches and challenges me to step out of what I’m accustomed to as… Continue reading What A Girl Wants: A Better Me, A Better You

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Damn Straight I’m Picky : Why I’m Single

"So enough about me, where is your man at?" I began to give him the same answer that I had given him every year prior: I don't have one. The follow up "jokes" were along lines of "I'm starting to think something is wrong with you" and "Is there something you're not telling me?". Look, it is… Continue reading Damn Straight I’m Picky : Why I’m Single

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5 Last Minute Go-To Gifts For Mother’s Day

This post contains affiliate links Mother's Day is approaching and those of you that think ahead have already purchased your gift, but with my schedule, finding a perfect gift for my mother may be a bit difficult. For those of you who are running into the same problem, I narrowed down 5 last minute gifts… Continue reading 5 Last Minute Go-To Gifts For Mother’s Day

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Single Girl Safety Tips

Recently I had an incident that shed light on the importance of safety. To many, calling someone a “stalker” is used in a jokingly manner, but this was all too real in my situation. To give you a preface to my story about stalking, I was asked to give someone a ride to a job… Continue reading Single Girl Safety Tips

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An Honest Breakdown of the Spring FabFitFun Box

*This post features affiliate links  Spring is here and so is the subscription box that I've been waiting for: the 2017 Spring FabFitFun box! This box included the small booklet that contained the letter from the editor, but what was even more interesting was the introduction of FabFitFun TV. This is an extra gift included in… Continue reading An Honest Breakdown of the Spring FabFitFun Box