Natural Beauty · The Bold Life

5 Lazy Morning Hacks to Save Time and Stress

Beep Beep Beep—That alarm just won’t shut up. You snooze it once more, desperately closing your eyes and hoping to fall back asleep for another precious minutes. It goes off again. You look at the clock to shut if off more permanently and see the time. You’re going to be late. You rush to throw… Continue reading 5 Lazy Morning Hacks to Save Time and Stress

DIY · Healthy Food

How to Make Kombucha at Home| Post 1: Activating Your SCOBY

In my husband’s family there is an unwritten rule that no one questions what you spend your birthday money on. You can spend it on shiny tools, those amazing boots, or even save up for a Coach purse. But, not me. No, I spent my money on yeast. And bacteria. In the shape of a dried up pancake.… Continue reading How to Make Kombucha at Home| Post 1: Activating Your SCOBY

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Taking Steps to Minimalism

Life is pretty chaotic. Even outside my own world, the connectedness of technology has given us easier access to everything—traumatic news, updates on world crises, constant comparison to others. Millennials especially feel the strain to keep up, to solve every crisis. This is why we are such an anxious generation as a whole. To reduce… Continue reading Taking Steps to Minimalism

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5 Steps to Thrive After Getting Laid Off

  One month—almost to the day—after getting married, I was laid off. Out of the blue, the boss of my startup company came in and announced that he had to cut our entire department. It was devastating, frustrating, angering that the people who had literally promised me years with their company seemed to decide overnight… Continue reading 5 Steps to Thrive After Getting Laid Off

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DIY Goddess Legs | Smooth Shaving with Coconut Oil

Now that warm weather is finally in our future, we can start worrying about waking up from hibernation and getting ready for bikini season! Just kidding, I’m still expecting a month of hibernation at least. But seriously, even in the cold weather, who doesn’t want silky smooth legs? Even if I put yoga pants on directly… Continue reading DIY Goddess Legs | Smooth Shaving with Coconut Oil

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7 Ways to Naturally Reduce Stress

Panic, anxiety, stress—up they bubble at the most inconvenient times. In the middle of an interview, causing loss of words and shaking hands. In the middle of the night, causing vivid nightmares and sleepless hours. In the middle of nothing, for seemingly no reason, panic can spike your heart rate, cause you to break out into a sweat… Continue reading 7 Ways to Naturally Reduce Stress