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Instagram Marketing/Tips

How to Make Your Pictures Look Vintage; Tips for a Vintage Edit

A vintage edit can be achieved by either taking a photo on a film camera, or editing your photos with apps. In this post, I’m going to show you how to give your iPhone photos a vintage/film edit with just a few editing apps! Afterwards, you will be able to create a vintage looking aesthetic […]

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Blogging Photography

How to Pose: Five Posing Tips You Can Use to Kill the Frame

how to take better photos posing tips

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Instagram Marketing/Tips

Brand Ambassador Scams — How Companies are Utilizing “Influencer Marketing” to Scam Us All

Have you been contacted by one of those brands on Instagram, asking you to collab? It probably looks a little something like this: someone comments on your photo, “hey lovely! dm us to collab,” you get your hopes up, check their account, meh looks kind of promising, follow their instructions to DM them, and then boom: you’re hit with a discount code.

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Travel

Chicago Day Trip Guide; The Magic of Exploring a New City

Changing up your scenery is good for the soul; Chicago Day Trip Guide

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Personal Growth

Creative Expression is Key — Why We Should All Have Some Sort of Creative Outlet

The age of the Internet is in full swing and as social media continues to take over our lives, it becomes necessary to put our energy into something beneficial. We can use creative processes such as blogging, photography, styling, and storytelling to make positive impacts on our society each and every day. Whatever it is […]

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Blogging

My First Collaboration Featuring an Interview with the Fashion Designer

I came across Ellice Ruiz (@elliceruiz) on Instagram and absolutely LOVED what she stood for. Her hand made designs go against “fast fashion” culture and are meant to be timeless pieces that we can wear for the rest of our lives. I asked Ellice if she would be interested in a collaboration with me, and […]

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Instagram Marketing/Tips

How to Stop Comparing Yourself on Social Media and Focus on What Matters

Why does everyone want so many followers? When did becoming “famous” on social media become all the hype? Social validation is real and while follower count certainly correlates with success, it is not what small business owners should be focusing on. What if; instead, you could turn those followers into real leads for your business?

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Photography

Best Photo Editing Apps for Instagram. Six of the Best Apps

You don’t need professional cameras or editing skills; you just need a few good mobile apps. I know what it’s like to not have enough money to buy a fancy camera. For years, I have asked for a nice Canon camera and as many Christmases and birthdays passed, my dream of having a professional-quality camera […]

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Personal Growth

Increase Productivity And Stop Being Unproductive — Seven Tips

Increase Productivity By: Decide what the highest priority items are. Create a “to-do” list. Delegate your tasks by time and day. Don’t multitask. Don’t be afraid to say NO. Set deadlines. Take proper breaks and check things off. 1. Decide what the highest priority items are. I stay organized by writing down everything I need […]

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Instagram Marketing/Tips

Four Instagram Trends for 2019 and Tips to Stay Ahead of the Game

Four Instagram Trends for 2019