Being a Real Person In An Overly Edited Society

being a real person in an overly edited society

I realized, as I was writing this title, that I too, fall in this category. I edit my photos – mainly brightness, contrast, highlights and one or two pimples – to none of anyone’s surprise. But I try to keep it as real as possible. Wrinkles included. If I’m not feeling as insecure, I leave it as is. We all get caught up in the thousands of apps and software...

My Experience Going to the Bloglovin’ Awards (and What I Wore)

My First Experience Going to the Bloglovin' Awards

If you follow me on Instagram, you might’ve already seen some stories about how I attended the Bloglovin’ Awards for the first time. It was because of where I’m currently working – we were nominated for Best Blogger Business. The ceremony was Monday night, in the midst of New York Fashion Week. It was my first ever, and it was surreal. I’m not going to lie and say I didn’t...

Snapchat VS. Instagram Stories – What’s The Deal With That?

Snapchat VS. Instagram Stories - What's The Deal With That?

Late last week, I was having a Facebook conversation with a fellow blogger friend from Portugal. And she was asking me what I thought about Snapchat and Instagram stories. To be honest, I hadn’t given it much attention. I saw Instagram released the new feature, I was utterly shocked that an app so big would do that and Snapchat was here to stay. But oh, how the mighty have fallen....