IUD Survival Guide

IUD Survival Guide

As I lay in my bed, curled up in the fetal position to reduce my cramps, I wish I had come across something like this before I got my IUD put in.

If you’re thinking about getting one or plan on getting one, here is my survival guide for post-insertion.


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My Daily Daytime Skin Care Routine

My Daily Daytime Skin Care Routine


Skin care is a huge part of my life. I have eczema and rosacea and it seems that my skin has taken to finding more and more things as an allergy than I’d like. So making sure my face doesn’t look like a dry, red, splotchy, itchy mess is a top priority.

In this post I’m going to go into my daytime skin routine. This is mostly face related, and if there’s an interest in it, I can go into my shower routine as well.

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How Recreating my Apartment in the Sims Spurred a Decluttering Spree

How Recreating my Apartment in the Sims Spurred a Decluttering Spree

So, if you’re in your 20s, you’ve likely grown up playing or at least heard of The Sims franchise. I grew up playing the Sims from the original The Sims games up until the current installment of the Sims 4. 

One thing everyone does at least once is to make themselves and to make their own house/apartment in the game. I recently decided to make my own apartment (although it did end up backwards… Oops!) and it lit a fire under me to finally get all of the clutter in my apartment to their respective places.

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How to Be Your Best Advocate in the Work Place

How to Be Your Best Advocate in the Work Place

Asking for a raise or promotion at work is honestly a bit scary. There’s that uncertainty that comes with anything, but more so when it involves your job. If you’re like me, you really need your job and doing something that could potentially rock the boat just isn’t in line with maintaining a happy life.

But as women are still behind men in advocating for raises and promotions, it’s time we find ways to boost our confidence to strut into your supervisor’s office and ask for that raise or promotion that you deserve. 

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How to Deal With Helicopter Parenting Part 2: Take Back Millennial

How to Deal With Helicopter Parenting Part 2: Take Back Millennial

Apparently there are so many issues involved with helicopter parenting that it needed two posts to get through everything! The last one dealt more with what to do when away with college. This one will deal with more of the after effects of helicopter parenting once you’re on your own.

Here are my tips for dealing with the outcome of being raised by helicopter parents.

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