• Advice,  Being On Your Own

    Lessons From My Past Jobs

    I am at a pretty stable job now and one I’m very fond of and I just started to realize what each of my past jobs has taught me. I’ve been thinking about it quite a bit recently because my job is fairly new. I’ve had 6 jobs prior to my current. A very wise person told me that each jobs is meant to be a stepping stone to help build you up until you reach the top which one which is your career. It blows my mind that I’ve had 6 jobs already, and those are all real paying jobs. That doesn’t even include my internships and volunteer experiences.…

  • Being On Your Own,  Blogtober

    What I Wish I Knew Before Moving In With My Boyfriend

    Intro Last year my boyfriend and I moved in together and we thought it was going to be amazing and it has been, but I wish I knew a few things beforehand. Finding an apartment together was tough, because we weren’t able to look together at most places since we were in a long distance relationship. That being said our move-in process was delayed a little however, everything ended up working out and I like how we ended up at our little home. Someone will ALWAYS feel like they are doing more for the other person and doing more in the relationship overall. I’ve read in articles in the past…

  • Being On Your Own,  University Life

    Tips for living on your Own

    I have been on my own for about two years now. I mean I live with my boyfriend, but we do split costs down the middle equally or as equal as we can when situations arise. I also consider being on my own with roommates alone because I was the only one paying for my own stuff and taking care of my well being. I was working part time and going to school and paying for all of my necessities that wasn’t covered. Here’s a list of things I wish we knew before living on my own. All of these will help you stay organized and make your experience much…

  • Being On Your Own,  My Life

    Summer Recap 2K18

    The last day of my summer was this past Sunday, so I thought I’d share how my summer went, with you guys. I had a pretty good summer, a little more stressful than I anticipated but pretty fun and definitely one I’ll remember in the future for sure! My on campus job ended in the first week of May, because I found a full-time job. I’ve been working 40 hours each week all summer. My events have happened on the weekends and I’ve barely had enough time to enjoy summer. I was grateful for this job although I had wanted to do more fun things in the summer. It supported…

  • Being On Your Own

    My Apartment Decor

    Hello Hello! I have been working on DIY’s to decorate my apartment. My apartment decor consists of mostly my doing since my boyfriend doesn’t really care where I put my things as long as it makes me happy. I made most of my decor items. I’m working on canvas’s and collages for one wall of the bedroom. In the living room, we have a huge frame above our couch with pictures of mainly my boyfriend and I and our family. We have little canvas’s here and there. I am beyond excited to decorate when we get a house! I don’t think my canvas collage will be finished until the end…