My Totally Backwards Way to Get More Done

My Totally Backwards Way to Get More Done

I attempted to knock out this post last night while watching a Disney Channel movie on Netflix thinking This is totally background noise and I won’t be actually watching. HA. You guys, Cadet Kelly + popcorn…

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Hit the Goal, Get the Gucci (Goal Setting Tips for Big Goals + Big Rewards!)

Hit the Goal, Get the Gucci (Goal Setting Tips for Big Goals + Big Rewards!)

Happy HUMP Tuesday! I’ve got myself all confused with dates/times this week – anyone else feel like the week is flying by, even though it’s just begun? No? Just me? HA. I think I’m just losing…

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35 ways to be a better version of yourself this year

35 ways to be a better version of yourself this year

  Sweater (similar here, here, here, here, + here!) // Denim (one of my faves! This pair is another fave of mine with a similar wash but cheaper price point, although I prefer the waist…

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15 Words to Live By this Year (+ my 2018 Word of the Year)

15 Words to Live By this Year (+ my 2018 Word of the Year)

We’re 3 days into the new year…how are your resolutions/goals/etc coming along??? Statistically speaking, I read something somewhere sometime (super useful, I know – HA) that said that around 25% of folks making resolutions can’t…

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2017 Reflections + 2018 New Year Goals (+ Reader Survey!)

2017 Reflections + 2018 New Year Goals (+ Reader Survey!)

Happy New Year! It feels like it’s been a year since we last chatted. 😉 I’m SO FRIGGIN’ EXCITED for 2018, y’all. Especially here with you guys, on CUR. I’ve been neck-deep in reflecting, analyzing,…

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#AskE – ($13 Peplum Top, Persisting without Results, Prioritizing Marriage + MORE)

#AskE – ($13 Peplum Top, Persisting without Results, Prioritizing Marriage + MORE)

Happy HUMP, yo! Is it just me, or does it feel like Friday? As much as I lovelovelove a jam-packed weekend…I also really don’t love a jam-packed weekend. HA. There is no amount of coffee…

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#AskE – ($20 gingham top, Transitioning Careers, What to Wear to July Weddings, + MORE)

#AskE – ($20 gingham top, Transitioning Careers, What to Wear to July Weddings, + MORE)

TGIF! First thing’s first: I realize that I’ve gotta step up my series game. Granted, there are a quite a few around these rosy parts. But since I’ve only been posting every MWF, it’s surprisingly…

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12 Powerful Things to Remind Yourself Today

12 Powerful Things to Remind Yourself Today

I was on a ROLL with creating content when I should be creating content – as in, getting ish done when I had actually scheduled it to be done instead of flying by the seat…

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17 Ways to Up Your Good Luck in Life

17 Ways to Up Your Good Luck in Life

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Are you feelin’ lucky?? I’ve never been one to go all out for St. Patty’s, mostly because I own literally one thing in bright green…this t-shirt. HA. But I kinda lovelovelove…

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13 Tips for Getting + Staying Productive while Working from Home

13 Tips for Getting + Staying Productive while Working from Home

Happy President’s Day! For a full list of President’s Day Sales happening, this post has gotcha covered. 🙂 Since I started working for myself back in May, it’s been QUIIIIIIIITE the adventure. Sometimes, I feel…

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29 Simple Ways to Fall in Love with your Life this Month (+ WIN $500 to Nordstrom!)

29 Simple Ways to Fall in Love with your Life this Month (+ WIN $500 to Nordstrom!)

Sometimes, you just need a really good list of happy recommendations to remind ya how many reasons there are to love life, + how to go about falling in love with your own. Especially with…

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Creating a Personal Place of Success

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17 Habits of Highly Successful “It Girls”

17 Habits of Highly Successful “It Girls”

When it comes to “success,” everyone and their mother has a different definition of the word (and rightly so). We’re all different people with totally unique life experiences, goals, personalities and dreams – obviously. BUT,…

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12 Ways to Feel Like a Badass Right Now

12 Ways to Feel Like a Badass Right Now

If you wake up every morning already feelin’ on cloud 9, confident and clear on what you’ve gotta do and ready to make it happen like a total badass, then you must be Oprah’s second…

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8 Productivity Hacks to Totally Transform your Day

8 Productivity Hacks to Totally Transform your Day

ATTENTION! ATTENTION! New studies show that a human’s attention span is officially less than that of a goldfish. A goldfish’s attention span is 9 seconds. …and humans can now only pay attention for 8. HA,…

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“I am worth more than my self-doubts.”

“I am worth more than my self-doubts.”

When Monday hits ya like a sack o’ bricks, it can easily feel like the bricks are made of everything but sunshine and rainbows. When the entire week is looming in front of your face…

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How I Deal with Panic Attacks: Notes on Anxiety

How I Deal with Panic Attacks: Notes on Anxiety

Whoa, heavy hitter post. Coming Up Roses is always meant to be a positive, uplifting space, where we can all blossom and grow together. But here’s the thing: Life isn’t *always* coming up roses. Roses…

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