The Importance of 13 Reasons Why

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Have you ever wondered about how much your words mean to other people? I hadn’t given this idea much thought until watching 13 Reasons Why, which is a TV show newly available on Netflix (based on a novel that I have not yet read). I finished this show in a short span of only three days, and it was a serious ride. If you ask me, everyone needs to watch this show. Continue reading

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Balance It All with OLEHENRIKSON

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Honestly, I had never even heard of this brand until I recently signed up for Influenster. If you aren’t familiar with Influenster, it is an awesome website where you can qualify to receive complimentary products. All you have to do is link your profile to all of your social media accounts, which calculates your social value and matches you up with VoxBoxes for you to try out. This Balance it All Essentials Set was the first product that I have received.

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Life, Love and La La Land

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WARNING: Serious spoilers ahead if you have not yet seen the film La La Land.

I actually saw this film a few weeks back, and I haven’t stopped thinking about it since. It honestly took my breath away. With spot-on performances from two of my favorite actors (Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling), direction by Damien Chazelle and amazing music to boot, this film was such an incredible experience from start to finish. The cinematography and visual world created in this film is also stunning. I love getting to leave a movie and feel like I actually got to escape the real world for awhile.

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Welcome 2017, Hello Changes

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Hello 2017! I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season. In addition to the excitement of the new year, this also marks the one year anniversary of Off Duty / On Style! Thank you all so much for your support and tuning in this past year. I had such a great time visiting Chicago this past New Year’s Eve with some of my best friends that have such warm, positive vibes around them. This inspired me to only bring these types of emotions with me into the new year.

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December Favorites

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Hi there! For those of you who don’t follow my Facebook page, I am sorry that there was not a weekly post on Sunday. With the craziness of the holiday season and my final exams, I determined that I would only do one more post in 2016. Of course, this last post of the year had to be a favorites post! 2016 has been an insane year. I have had many incredible learning experiences, and I am so happy that this blog has been able to be a big part of that. Thank you all! Now let’s get into the favorites!

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Some Thoughts on Happiness

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“When I stopped living in the problem, and began living in the answer, the problem went away.”

This is going to be a different kind of post from what I usually write, but I would love to just share some of my thoughts and views on life and happiness with you all. For those of you who follow me on Instagram or even if you have just been reading my blog for awhile then you know that I am all about positivity these days, and that these past few months have been a major journey for me.

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