10 Easy Ways to Crush Your Commute


I have a one hour commute to work every day, and I’m not going to lie to you, it’s terrible. But that’s Miami! There’s traffic anywhere you go, and there’s nothing you can do about it. I absolutely hate it because I have way too much anxiety to be stuck in a car for two hours a day. There’s just nothing good about it! But since I can’t change how far I live from my job, I’ve been working on making my drive to work more enjoyable, so here are a few of my favorite ways to totally crush your commute! 

1. Grab your coffee!

Coffee-to-go is part of my morning routine these days and I’m absolutely loving it. Before I leave the house, I fill up one of my Dixie® To Go cups and in a couple of minutes, I’m out the door!


[One hot beverage, coming right up!]

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7 Must-Read Books For New Grads

Sharing 7 of my favorite books for new grads! Enjoy!

books for graduates

Graduation is an incredibly exciting time for new grads…

A time full of hope, ambition, and a moment in our lives where we feel like anything and everything is possible.

I was there not too long ago, so I remember feeling like my life was about to start. I remember the dreams I had and all the things I wanted to accomplish, and I also remember thinking that I had learned everything I needed to know in order to be a freaking rockstar at life.

LOL yea, I was wrong.

A million failures later, here I am writing this, and let me tell you, I wish I had been A LOT more prepared for the real world.

So here are some of my favorite books that I’ve read since graduating that I think every graduate needs in their life.

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5 Easy Ways To Rocket Your Determination & Productivity

5 Easy Ways To RocketYour Determination +Productivity

Today’s guest post is AMAZING, guys! Hands down, one of the best articles I’ve read in a really long time. Especially since dude…it’s almost February! Like, where the heck did January go? I’ve had all these big plans for the new year, and I haven’t gotten around to doing any of them!

Reading Ash’s post was just the kick in the butt that I needed! Enjoy, and let us know what you think!

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Organizing My Life With Clipix This New Year

Thank you, Clipix, for sponsoring today’s post. As always, all opinions are mine alone.

This is what my desktop normally looks like:


It’s ridiculous, really.

It’s not even like I can find anything with all that mess.

But that desktop is a true reflection of what my brain feels like most days.

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Cleaning Tips For Busy Millennials

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #RealLifeClean #CollectiveBias


I often write about how crazy-busy my life is. So what’s the last thing I ever want to have to do?


Dear God I hate cleaning.

And it’s really stressing me about because right now, my fiance and I live in a little teeny tiny 2 bed 2 bath condo that I can’t keep clean.

So, like, um… what’s going to happen when our new 4 bed 3 bath house is finally ready?!?! How the heck am I going to manage to keep my house looking beautiful?

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Working Towards Your Career Goals Summer Giveaway

Working Towards Your Career Goals Summer Giveaway

Hey guys! Can you believe we’re almost in June? Absolutely crazy!

So since it’s almost summer, I thought it’d be the perfect time to hold another giveaway for my readers!

I’m sure most of you are in the process of setting up summer goals, so I’ve teamed up with some of my FAVORITE Etsy shops to put together a giveaway that’ll really help one of you get focused and meet some of those career goals of yours!

Here’s what the winner will be receiving…

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I’m A Giant Mess (And That’s OK)

I'm a giant mess and that's ok


My apartment is a disaster.

Yep, this is the post where I tell you just how much of a giant mess I am.

Sometimes I really beat myself up about it. Like this morning, for example.

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