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Q2 Update to 2018 Goals. New Year, New Goals

Q2 Update to 2018 Goals. New Year, New Goals

At the beginning of January I posted my 12 goals for the 12 months of 2018 (Not one per month, just a nice numeric alliteration of sorts). Since studies show that sharing goals gives you the same burst of endorphins as actually completing them, it’s even more important to keep reporting on progress. Thus, here’s my Q2 2018 update! (For Q1, see here) New Year, […]

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What’s your life philosophy?

What’s your life philosophy?

Gretchen Rubin discusses her 12 Personal Commandments at length between her podcast and her book, Happier. I’ve always believed in the importance of having core beliefs that direct how you view the world. For example, I believe people are inherently good and that Iowans are bad drivers. Personal Commandments are directives based on your core beliefs. Having simple approaches to a life philosophy helps you […]

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Nine by Independence Day Project Pan Conclusion

Nine by Independence Day Project Pan Conclusion

I know how cliche it is to comment on the speed with which time passes. But dang, this year is flying by. And this little project pan is no exception. But, the Fourth of July has come and gone. So here are my results. Smashbox Light It Up Contour (This is one of three mini palettes that were in the Smashbox Light It Up Kit from […]

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About me: Nebraskan by birth. Notre Dame ’11 by choice. Spent a year living in Poland with the Fulbright program. History M.A. Living, breathing, marketing the travel industry.

 

Writes about: List making and productivity. Travel. Self improvement. The Bachelor/Bachelorette. Makeup. My summer mix series.

 

Likes: My dog. Collecting snowglobes. Too many television shows. Concerts and festivals. Wine, craft beer, and old fashioneds. Thinking about my imaginary PhD thesis entitled, “Every Rose Has Its Thorns: Television Tourism, Cultural Appropriation, and Sexualization of the ‘Native’ on The Bachelor.”