The Highs & Lows of My LDR

The Highs & Lows of My LDR

Here I’d like to share with you my personal experience of being in a long distance relationship (LDR).  Life right now is a little crazy – I’m in a development program with my company that has placed me for 6 months of training in North Carolina and now for 6 months in Colorado, and during this time my boyfriend, Anthony, has been in Air Force pilot training.  We have been keeping to a routine of visiting each other at least twice a month, but now that he started UPT and I’m in Colorado, we will most likely only be able to see each other once a month... if that.  What keeps us going is knowing that eventually both of our trainings will be complete and we’ll be able to continue with our careers together in the same place!  As for our present situation, we face the everyday struggles of being in an LDR.

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Balance & Budgeting

Balance & Budgeting

I will be the first to admit I enjoy living the typical millennial lifestyle. I buy $4 coffees from Starbucks and treat myself to charcuterie boards, however I buy my groceries at Aldi and most of my clothes from the TJ Maxx sale rack or J. Crew Factory… this my friends, is called balance. I know it may seem like all I do is spend, spend, spend – but all of that spend is within my budget. 

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Last Minute Valentine Gifts

Last Minute Valentine Gifts

For those that don't know, here is your friendly reminder that Valentine's Day is this Wednesday, and if you haven't snagged a gift for your mom, sister, or best friend - or haven't dropped any hints yet to your significant other, I have compiled a list of last minute gifts that would be perfect for your Valentine.

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