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A Morning Ritual is the Key to Good Mental Health

According to the World Health Organization, mental illness affects one in four people worldwide. Living with mental illness can be an everyday struggle and the stigmas that go hand in hand with mental health problems can be incredibly harmful. October 10th is World Mental Health Day, a day founded in 1992 to educate people on mental illness and fight the stigma. I wanted to open up to you guys about my personal tips for dealing with mental illness. I’ve found…

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The Best Last-Minute Halloween Costume Ideas for 2019

Halloween is quickly approaching and even though there are still a few weeks before All Hallow’s Eve, the parties are already starting. Instead of scrambling to find some cat ears in the bottom of your bin of decorations, here are some of my favorite last-minute costume ideas you can throw together with things you already have in your closet (and with the help of 2 day shipping). Napoleon Dynamite: Everyone will immediately know who you are in your curly wig,…

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Merging the Animals into One Household

If you follow me, or the pets, on Instagram then by now you’ve probably seen that we’ve moved the dog, Marlo, into the house. It hasn’t exactly been all sunshine and rainbows, and if you’ve ever had to merge animals together, you know what I’m talking about. I thought it would be helpful for me to share with you guys how I’ve been able to successfully introduce Marlo into the household and create a mellow, loving environment between a dog…

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What’s In My Suitcase?

You ask, I answer! As you know, I travel often, and all of this travel can be exhausting. Last year I promised myself that I’d try and arrange more of my trips back-to-back so that I would travel for a month or so and then have more time at home in between. This means I am often traveling for a month at a time. I’ve been asked several times how I pack for such long trips, especially when I’m visiting…

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