Spring Cleaning your Finances – 14 changes to make now!

Spring Cleaning your Finances – 14 changes to make now!

Spring has sprung and we’re onto summer – did you finish spring cleaning yet? Whenever we think spring cleaning, our brains jump straight to closets and cabinets and clearing out the clutter. But there’s another, potentially…

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8 Good Money Habits to Develop ASAP

8 Good Money Habits to Develop ASAP

Haaaaaaappy Monday! A few weeks ago, J + I hit up Citizens Bank Park in Philly (where the Phillies play baseball!) for a fun lil’ afternoon courtesy of Citizens Bank, the park’s namesake. They were throwing…

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How to Dreamline your Life

How to Dreamline your Life

Hello from DA BEACH! How was your 4th of July??? For the first time in a long time, I feel like I’ve been on true ~vacation mode~. I’ve been pretty MIA on Instastories, haven’t posted…

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How to Make Friends as an Adult and Find Community

How to Make Friends as an Adult and Find Community

Hi friends! Today’s post topic is about…FRIENDS. It was actually a commonly asked Q in the CUR reader survey from a few months back, and I think it’s SUCH a goodie that I wanted to…

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10 Ways to Get Lucky on Purpose

10 Ways to Get Lucky on Purpose

The month of LUCK is upon us, friends! IDK how on earth it is, ’cause I swear it was Christmas a few weeks ago, but either way, here we are. The month of luck, the…

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12 Ways to Become a More Outgoing Person

12 Ways to Become a More Outgoing Person

A quick Google search for “how to be more a outgoing person” brings up a casual 6,440,000 results. So if you’ve been wishing + wanting to up your outgoing factor…clearly you’re not alone. 😉 A…

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How we knew we were ready to buy a House (Celebrating our House Anniversary!)

How we knew we were ready to buy a House (Celebrating our House Anniversary!)

April will forever hold a hella special place in our hearts as being “the month we grew up.” Exactly a year ago, J and I closed on our very first home! *pops bubbly* Springtime is…

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Creating a Personal Place of Success

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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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Friday Frills – 2 Weeks ’til Wedding + 2 GIVEAWAYS!

Friday Frills – 2 Weeks ’til Wedding + 2 GIVEAWAYS!

Top (under $15!) // Pants (similar) // Sandals (on major clearance!) TGIF! Today’s post is chill and random and has some frills, so it’s now dubbed Friday Frills. HA. I don’t usually have too many general life updates…

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#AskE: Snapchat Q&A

#AskE: Snapchat Q&A

It’s almost the weekend! *pops champagne* To celebrate, I tried something new n’ fun…a Q&A. To be completely honest per usual, I didn’t think anyone would ask me any questions. Ha! I posted on Snapchat…

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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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10 things you need to know before Spring Break

10 things you need to know before Spring Break

Ah, SPRING BREAK. It’s the sugarplum vision that dances in every college kids head from, um, Christmas onwards. Ha! But ’tis the season, and we’re all hella pumped to break outta the academic confines and…

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Post-Grad Plans

Post-Grad Plans

Black jumpsuit: LOFT (Similar from Ann Taylor) // Teal blazer: c/o Apricot Lane // Cork Tiny Tote: c/o Dagne Dover // Heels: Franco Sarto Alright, alright, alriiiiiiiiight – let’s get down to business! The above…

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House Update

House Update

Shoes: Forever 21 (Less than $16!) // Tee: Forever 21 // Bomber Jacket: Old  // Printed Pants: H&M Hope you enjoyed this fashion forward prelude of an edgy-chic look I loved this weekend. I paired print H&M pants…

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My Un-Resolutions for 2016.

My Un-Resolutions for 2016.

  Pop the bubbly – it’s 2016! Holy schmokes, I’m in shock. This year is going to be haaaaaaUGE. I’ll be graduating from Wharton at UPenn, launching a business, buying a home and getting married…

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“Be weird. Break the averages.” (Shawn Achor + The Happiness Advantage)

“Be weird. Break the averages.” (Shawn Achor + The Happiness Advantage)

  ICYMI: I’m in Seattle. And the whole time zone difference thing is throwing. me. off. How do West Coasters wake up knowing they’re already three hours behind a good chunk of the country? I…

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“Keep going. You are getting better everyday.”

“Keep going. You are getting better everyday.”

WOOOOO MONDAY! Who’s excited?!?! My guess is everyone, since today will likely be full of barbecue-ing and beaching and not being at work. #rejoice. But just like Christmas, please for the love of all that is ‘Murica,…

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What Makes me Happy (+ $300 Kate Spade Giveaway!)

What Makes me Happy (+ $300 Kate Spade Giveaway!)

This week has me beat. Strike that. October has me beat. I’m currently typing on a “loaner computer” from my campus bookstore; long story short, my own laptop decided that it should take a hiatus…

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Junior Thoughts & my favorite dress.

Junior Thoughts & my favorite dress.

  Today was a really busy hump day. You know those days when you feel a little underprepared for the onslaught of activities and meetings and readings and conversations that get thrown your way? It’s…

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