Liebster Award #2

Although I maintain a consistent blog posting schedule, I am always behind on completing blogger tags. Nevertheless, I work through each tag as quickly as I can because I am always thrilled that another blogger thought of me! Also, tags are a fun way to spread some sunshine to other bloggers. I was so excited…

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Blogger Love | Twitter Tips & 40 Retweet Accounts to Help You Grow Your Blog

Although often overlooked by marketers, Twitter is a social platform that lends itself well for media publications, writers, and bloggers. In today’s post, I’ll be sharing Twitter 101 tips, as well as some amazing accounts that you can use to connect with other bloggers and promote your blog.

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19 Indie Cosmetics Brands You Should Try in 2019 | Volume #2

At this point, it should go without saying that I’m a beauty fanatic. The only thing I love more than trying a new beauty product is discovering a new beauty brand. With the proliferation of social media and influencer marketing, there are so many cool, indie brands bursting onto the scene. Recap: What are Indie…

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Blogger Recognition Award: Why I Write & Tips for New Bloggers

Although I focus primarily on beauty-related content, as a beauty blogger, I love partaking in blogger tags. Whether I’ve been tagged in a fun challenge or nominated for a blogger-to-blogger award, I’m always so grateful to be a part of this creative community and feel such a sense of joy that I’ll get to nominate other bloggers.

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Blogger Love | Helpful Tools for Blog Planning & Scheduling

Raise your hand if your sole job is blogging. No hands? Right – didn’t think so.

The truth is that most of us blog as a hobby or a side hustle because we’re passionate about writing and want to share our experiences with the world – whether that passion is about books, beauty, or travel, etc. Given that most of us are blogging on the side, staying organized and planning posts ahead of time is essential to sustain success without burning out.

However, when you have very little free time, the thought of pre-planning can seem daunting when it doesn’t have to be. There is a wide variety of tools available that make this process easy to visualize and organize. Please keep reading for a list of helpful tools that I use to pre-plan for my blog.

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19 Indie Cosmetics Brands You Should Try in 2019 | Volume 1 (Brands I Love)

At this point, it should go without saying that I’m a beauty fanatic. The only thing I love more than trying a new beauty product is discovering a new beauty brand. With the proliferation of social media and influencer marketing, there are so many cool, indie brands bursting onto the scene.

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Sunshine Blogger Award #3

This past November, I was honored to be nominated for my 3rd Sunshine Blogger Award by Nina of justnina.co.uk. She writes about a variety of topics, but much of her content focuses on travel or the outdoors. Please check out her original post here. Sunshine Blogger Rules Thank the blogger who nominated you in a…

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Blogger Love | 5 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Blogging

As a blogger and marketer, I have a unique perspective about how to run a successful blog that will garner dedicated readers and will be brand-friendly. Blogger Love is a series dedicated to helping both new and seasoned bloggers grow their blog and create content that is impactful. Throughout this series, I will be sharing advice on how to put your best self forward and create a kickass blog.

In today’s Blogger Love Post, I’ll be sharing five simple pieces of advice that I wish I had known before starting my blog.

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thank u, next: 2018 Success, 2019 Goals

2018 has been full of ups and downs, personally and professionally. During my lows, it felt like I could do nothing right, but ultimately this year has been a rewarding one as I’ve grown both as a marketer, blogger, daughter, and friend. So just like Ariana Grande, I want to pay homage to my past…

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Sunshine Blogger Award #2

As the title of this post suggests, I was nominated for my 2nd Sunshine Blogger Award! I am so thankful to Rio Rose Ribaya of Reverie & Reviews for this nomination. This fall has been a momentous for my blog due to the amazing support I’ve received from the blogging community on Twitter. I’ve read so many thoughtful, creative, and well-crafted posts and have gotten the opportunity to connect with new bloggers.

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