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Why April 2nd Is Important To Me

Yesterday was April 2nd. To most people, April 2nd doesn’t have any real significance or importance. However, for me, it has a lot of meaning. Reason Number One: World Autism Awareness Day World Autism Awareness Day was established by the United Nations in 2007, and was first observed on April 2nd, 2008. It is also […]

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Be Bold 2017: Blogging Goals

It’s time for the second post of #BeBold2017 and we’re talking about blogging goals! (Yes, I’m a few days late, oops!). Goals are so hard to come up with because you want them to be reasonable and achievable, but not too easy that it doesn’t feel like you actually accomplished something.   Blogging Goals for […]

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Be Bold in 2017: Word of the Year Reveal

Hello everyone! Today is the start of the Be Bold in 2017 linkup hosted by Christina of The Social Butterfly Gal. I’m so excited to be a part of this linkup because Christina is amazing. The linkup has helped me to be accountable with figuring out my goals for 2017. To kick out this linkup I’ll […]

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Be Bold in 2017

Laine’s Likes | No. 3

Laine’s Likes | No. 3 Here’s a few articles and videos I’ve enjoyed lately. I hope you do too! ONE: GILMORE GIRLS IS COMING TO NETFLIX I can’t contain my excitement over Gilmore Girl coming to Netflix. And when is a better time than the Thanksgiving holiday weekend? NOTHING. I am dying waiting for November 25th […]

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August Goals

It’s August. Saying that is unbelievable. Where has summer gone? I return to school in 22 days. 22 days, people! I’m excited about classes and seeing my friends, but also sad to lose the freedom of school. I’m thinking about going back to school, but also about my August goals and whether I can complete […]

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Organized Chaos: Color Coding My Day Planner

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Color coding is a major part of my organization scheme. My iCal calendars are color coded, my folders in OneNote, my psychical day planner and my school assignment tracker are all color coded. I’m so organized (I wish) that my physical day planner colors match my iCal colors. I feel at ease knowing that a […]

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July Goals

I can’t believe that it’d July already! The summer season has officially started and we’ve been having super hot temps here in Charleston, but the academic summer is halfway over. As of today, I have 49 days until I return to school. That isn’t long at all, especially when you have to buy textbooks and […]

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Laine’s Likes: Apple Edition

Laine's Likes

Here are four things I am excited about this week! ONE: Highlights of iOS 10 Monday was the start of Apple’s 27th Annual WWDC and this year’s opening was awesome! The conference was attended by 120 people under the age of 18. The youngest was a nine year old girl, which is amazing because of […]

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What I’ve Learned From Long Distance Relationships

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I’ve had many experiences with long distance and I’ll admit it can be hard. But often these relationships become the strongest ones. My strongest long distance friendship is with Laura. I talked about my friendship with Laura last week on her blog, so this week I wanted to share my other experiences with long distance friendships […]

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