#MondaysAreGoodDays - It's December!

#MondaysAreGoodDays - It's December!

MONDAY! WHAT’S UP?! 

alright so december really came out of NO WHERE and i am finding myself totally overwhelmed by due dates, deadlines, obligations, work, finding time to buy presents, dealing with personal things... shall i go on? *phew*

so when i find myself filled to the brim with responsibilities and i start feeling a little cloudy... i take to my journal.

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skincare for girls who sweat: review

skincare for girls who sweat: review

recently i was sent FRÈskincare’s 123FRÈ Skincare Resilience Set which is formulated for women who SWEAT 💦 FRÈ claims to be light, fast absorbing and creates bold and beautiful facial skin, both during and after you workout. this set uses Argania Active Complex as it's active ingredient to combat the majority of exercise and sweat-induced damage to facial skin without interfering with the beneficial cooling and cleansing process of sweating. (i like the sound of that!

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HOW I EDIT MY PHOTOS - EQUIPMENT, APPS & TECHNIQUES

HOW I EDIT MY PHOTOS - EQUIPMENT, APPS & TECHNIQUES

photography has become a huge part of my life over the past couple months and because of that, i wanted to share with you guys the equipment i use to take photos, the techniques i use to edit my photos and how i edit photos for instagram. i use a Sony a6300 as the body for my camera and the Sony FE 28mm F2 lens. i do all my editing in VSCO usually and if you guys want more help with aperture, shutter speed, exposure, composition, hit the comments and let me know. i hope you enjoy :)

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tips for public speaking

tips for public speaking

i want to write this because this past week i had a presentation and the days leading up were filled with nerves and anxiety. sometimes you cant control how you feel and i know feelings of anxiety and nerves are so real but the moment its time to speak, you have to put your my game face on and deliver.

here are some tips on how i prepare and calm my nerves:

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how i work 3 jobs + go to graduate school full time and don't go insane

how i work 3 jobs + go to graduate school full time and don't go insane

presently, i am a full time graduate student, work almost everyday of the week at multiple jobs, commute to school, have a social life and run a self-branded instagram, and now blog. but what's most important is that i do this all without going insane or becoming overwhelmed.

how do i manage it all and still have time to enjoy myself? how do i have a social life on top of all my jobs? how do i juggle school and work at the same time? the answer is simple: by utilizing my current networks and passions in combination with time management skills. all it takes is disciple, practice, and prioritization.

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