2018 Rewind: Looking Back on my Resolutions

resolutions, motivation, inspirations, new year

Do you set resolutions? Have you even looked back on them over the course of 2018?

I am a religious goal setter – every year without fail I sit and plan out exactly what major steps I want to take to grow and develop in the new year. These are goals I put a lot of thought into. Since last year I’ve started to truly hold myself accountable on these goals, and evaluate them and how I did at the end of each year right here on this blog. Follow the jump to see just how I got on with my 2018 goals…

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Dec 30 2018 at 10:45 pm   ·   Leave a Comment   ·   Posted Under 2018 Rewind, Lifestyle, Uncategorized


2018 Rewind: My Favourite Posts of 2018

motivation, inspiration, writing, lessons, blogger

Blogging is an interesting little hobby. I always find it a bit strange that my entire Instagram is full of photos of myself posing in fancy neighborhoods I don’t live in, and that these also populate my blog posts. At the same time, I do like sharing what I’m wearing, I love the imagery and the creative aspect of things, and down to the crux of it I love to write. At some point this year or last, I asked myself – “okay, what value am I bringing with my blog?” I think things are easier to stick to and do well at when there’s a purpose behind it, and as I got a bit older, spending my time writing in depth about my pairings of New Look tops and Zara skirts just wasn’t doing it for me anymore. That’s not to say that there’s anything wrong with this, but if this had been something I’d continued to do regularly, I would have found it harder to stick at this blogging thing. I still like my “fluffy” posts that require little energy and aren’t quite part of the “think piece” trend, but for sure my favourite posts of the year (and those that have been the most read), are those that have taken more time, more thought and essentially – more of me.

Here are my top 5 favourite posts of 2018, and the stories behind them…

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Dec 29 2018 at 5:27 pm   ·   Leave a Comment   ·   Posted Under 2018 Rewind, Advice