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life’s a little lukewarm

I’ve just sat with this feeling for a little while… I wasn’t sure how to define it: numb? bored? stagnant?

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I’m no longer letting shame hinder my dreams, and I’m doing it for her

Thinking back now, I was ashamed for a long time…

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Being Single & ‘Dating’ Myself

I felt like it was a ‘waiting season’ while I was in it. Now I see it was still a ‘dating season’ but it just looked a lot different.

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how I got here: a journey to self love

Today, I’m feeling inspired. Here’s my journey and some key pieces along the way that have helped me evolve into the woman I’m becoming — a woman that’s better than I was yesterday, each and every day.

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quarantine, the new personality test

I study communication. While there are many communication theories, I’m zooming in on Uncertainty Reduction Theory today. Essentially… we, as humans, aim to reduce our uncertainty by gaining information. (Yes, it’s typically in the frame of human communication and new people, but bear with me here.) Right now, gaining information can seem to only increase…

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leveling up

It’s been four years of blogging and almost 3 years of intentional content creation on Instagram. My life, and who I am, has changed greatly since I began.

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alex’s travel essentials

sharing allllll the things that I think are going to make your travels the best they can be!

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we can’t all be glamorous at the same time

I’ve already decided that after Christmas this year (2020) I’m going to book a trip. I don’t know where yet, but I know I want to do something fun during the time between Christmas & continuing for the spring semester. I’m grateful that going to graduate school allows me to have bigger breaks and I…

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