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    6 Simple (and Free) Ways to Support a Freelancer

    Like buying local produce, a freelancer near you offers a fresh and innovative performance. Freelancers go above and beyond for you, no matter their niche. They cherish your business, and you can rest knowing your interactions with them will reflect how much they care. Reasons you should support local people aside, doing so may be more accessible than ever. The best part is that the internet has made it insanely simple to share how we feel about various services and products. However, online Continue Reading

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    3 Sexy Bedroom Hacks Every Creative Couple Needs

    Get your head out of the gutter! Creative is the new sexy, and one of the easiest ways to live a happier existence is to ensure your home is a reflection of your needs, hopes, and dreams. You want your home to be a reflection of you, a place where you not only feel utterly comfortable but like you're also untouchable. Your bedroom, as an extension of your home, needs to offer relaxation as well. Your Bedroom Needs to Make You Feel Some creative people see their room as a getaway from the real Continue Reading

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    My Favorite Things: 9 Things I’m Grateful for Each Day

    "When the dog bites, when the bee stings, when I'm feeling sad... I simply remember my favorite things and then I don't feel so bad!" I've heard this song so many times during my childhood and always enjoyed it without really thinking about its meaning, the truth at its core. This song is a reminder of a simple truth that I often catch myself on: Gratitude boosts your happiness when you need it most. Even the simple things in our lives deserve a thank you now and then.    *Disclaimer: Continue Reading

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    Balance,  Creativity,  Gift ideas,  Inspire,  Motivation

    13 Books That Will Make You Think For Days

    The new year is here, and with it comes a slew of goals for the year ahead, reflections on the year left behind, and thoughts of self-improvement. We all want to be better and do better than the year before because otherwise what was it all for? (Read on if you need to find a reason why).  As a classic introvert and book nerd, I completely believe that books can change lives. The written word is the single most important way that we, as humans going through this thing called life simultaneously, Continue Reading

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    25+ Gifts for Men Under $25

    Full disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something.  The holidays are here! Whether you've procrastinated on your Christmas shopping or wrapping up last minute gifts, you've come to the right place! (We know you'd never forget about your daughter's boyfriend, who you're excited to be meeting over the holidays!) Below you'll find more than 25 different gifts for the men in your life, all of which cost less than Continue Reading