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

balance, inspiration

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

balance, inspiration

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

balance, inspiration

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

Office Life

Company Culture: Create It

Brianna Krueger is a writer trying to make it big while not taking herself too seriously (unless you’re her boss – then she takes herself very seriously). Traveling and reading are her passions, especially since books are cheaper than airfare for all the cool places stories take her. She is always on the lookout for… Continue reading Company Culture: Create It

Career, Office Life

Summer Trends for Work

Written By Mia Taylor Getting ready for work during summer time can sometimes be a kind of a catch 22. You want to be comfortable and not boil on your way to work, but also not freeze while there, which may seem like mission impossible. In order to help you get out of this conundrum,… Continue reading Summer Trends for Work

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

inspiration

Blogger Recognition Award

I am super excited to have been nominated for the 2017 Blogger Recognition Award by Elizabeth at Family Farm School. By the way, I encourage everyone to check her blog out, she covers some great topics. I decided to take my blogging seriously in December of 2016 and being nominated for this award makes me… Continue reading Blogger Recognition Award

Career, Office Life

Do Not Waste My Time: Guide to a Successful Meeting

Scenario: You've been called into a meeting. You grab your notebook and pen to take notes, you try to organize relevant information and review the agenda to ensure you are prepared. The meeting begins and someone asks a question, the leader of this meeting sidesteps the question and goes off on a tangent - thus… Continue reading Do Not Waste My Time: Guide to a Successful Meeting