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Easy Ways to Save Money

October 24, 2016

Saving money is hard. It’s probably one of the hardest things ever, actually. Especially if you’re like me and have a hard time resisting the shopping urge. However, as a post-grad turning into a real adult (yikes), saving is definitely a necessity. It became even more crucial having our big trip on the horizon! Saving for a long vacation is no joke. As I’ve saved up for this trip and just in general (Dave finally made me start my own savings account,…

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How to Get Out of a Rut

September 29, 2016

We’ve all been there. Something goes wrong, and no matter how big of a deal it is, it ends up wrecking your mood and getting you down for a day (or more). Since I always stress out about things more than I should, if something goes wrong, I tend to ruminate about it until it ultimately puts me in a rut. I’ve had quite a few of these bad days in the past month, and let me tell you, it’s not fun. Sometimes…

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10 Things I Wish I Knew My Freshman Year of College

September 7, 2016

Me as a freshman in 2010 on a hike near campus (gotta love my Cal Poly shirt) It’s hard to believe that it’s been 6 years since my freshman year of college. I’m so jealous of everyone heading to college this fall! Although I don’t miss cramming for tests, I do miss college life sometimes. As cheesy as it sounds, college was seriously the best time of my life! Every now and then I think back and wonder if only I knew back then…

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How To Be Productive When Working From Home

June 7, 2016

Ever since I left my office job a few months ago, I’ve been working from home quite a bit. The shift has been an interesting one, to say the least, especially since I’m still at my parent’s house! However, it’s been a great to switch things up while I’m in between jobs. I’m sure I’ll be working from home again at some point in my life, so I’ll be better prepared next time! Working from home has tons of perks: you can stay…

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