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From technology to personal updates, here are all the articles that just don’t ft anywhere else.

I am a professional writer. I’ve been an editor at a few publications. I work full-time in marketing. I run this blog. I dabble in graphic design. I’ve been a cashier at several stores. I’m a nationally certified tutor. I was once an Avon Lady. I worked at a mall pretzel stand. I’ve been a lot of people’s babysitter. I even used … Keep reading…

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Hello, April! Another month means another giveaway, and this one is seriously delicious. St. Louis’ premier chocolatier Bissinger’s rings in holidays in big, tasty ways, including over-the-top edible centerpieces. I love decorations and I love eating… is there a better combination? To ring in Easter, Bissinger’s will give away one of its legendary centerpieces. But before we get to that, let’s get into … Keep reading…

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I have been dying to tell you guys something… I am thrilled to announce that I am one of the winners in the Express x Karlie Kloss runway show contest! What does that mean? Next week, I’ll be walking in a fashion show at The Pageant with Express and Karlie Kloss to debut her new collection with the brand. Eeeeekkkk! I mean, … Keep reading…

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You remember Bit-O-Local, the St. Louis-based subscription box that shares local makers in a curated package four times per year. Tons of you entered our December Bit-O-Local giveaway, so I know I’m not alone in my local love. The mad rad team of ladies behind the brand sent me over the Spring 2017 box, and we’re giving one away to a reader! Scroll … Keep reading…

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I’ve been cancer free for a year. I’m going to repeat it for emphasis: I have been cancer free for a year. Sure, I honestly hoped I’d never have to say I’d ever had cancer at all — and I definitely didn’t think it would happen in my mid-20s — but that ship has sailed and this is the next best thing. I don’t … Keep reading…

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