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Date in a Box: Date Night In

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No matter what anybody else ever says, men are the hardest people to get gifts for. Especially the men that always insist they don’t need anything. Everyone needs something! Either way, this is always the answer I get from my boyfriend whenever a holiday or anniversary comes around. Since I refuse to be someone who shows up empty-handed, I have…

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Top 15 Gifts For Under $30

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Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something. Please check out our disclosure policy for more details. I’ll admit it, sometimes it is very hard to shop for a woman. But sometimes, we have things in common. Who doesn’t love a nice, relaxing night, with a…

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Life

How To Deal With a Friendship Breakup

There’s a lot of different kinds of heartbreaks in this world, but one of the least talked about is the friendship breakup. Just as painful, if not more, leaving a friend behind can be a terrible experience. But, it can also be cleansing. Being in your twenties is your time to figure life out. What you want, and what you…

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Life

Taking Care of Succulents: A Black Thumb’s Dream

Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something. Please check out our disclosure policy for more details. If you’re anything like me, you’re a plant killer AKA you have a black thumb. I take care of animals for a living, and somehow, I cannot keep plants…

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Under $5 Craft: The Giving Plate

With the holidays coming up very quickly, I find myself constantly baking lots of goodies, for both myself and others. But sometimes, I don’t like to give away treats in a plastic bag. I like to spruce it up a bit. I found the concept of the “giving plate” on Pinterest and decided to try it out! The concept of…

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Beginner Budgeting

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It is possible! One thing my dad has always emphasized now that I have graduated college is budgeting. Time, money, all of it. While he’s always been there to help me through it, I’ve tried to mostly figure it out on my own. I’m a visual person, so writing things down works to help me remember the important things. So…

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Under $5 Craft: Cork Coasters

Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something. Please check out our disclosure policy for more details. When it comes to doing things yourself, the whole point is to save money! And you can still get good quality things while saving money. Cork coasters range from…

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Style and Beauty

How to Make Your Own Facial Oil

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Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something. Please check out our disclosure policy¬†for more details. No matter what kind of skin you have, facial oil is beneficial. If you have acne prone or oily skin, it seems counterintuitive, right? Wrong! When you use facial oil,…

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Why It’s Okay to Say “No” To A Job Offer

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No one ever told me this, but I quickly learned how important it was to be able to say the word “no” in life. It is empowering, especially when it comes to the world of job interviews and offers. Most of the jobs I take in my field are seasonal, meaning that they only last for a “season,” typically the…

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Food

Easy and Delicious: Turkey Rigatoni Bake

turkey rigatoni bake

My mom and I made a deal while I live at home: make dinner once a week. Sounds easier than it is to think of dinner meals. I scoured Pinterest for hours a week but somehow I cannot seem to find something that will attend to all of the likes of the family. My parents seem to have complete opposite…

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