About Haley

A twenty-something living for all things bold & bright

New Year, Slightly New Me

By | January 4th, 2018|#trending, to do list, wise words|

Happy New Year, friends! Can someone tell me how 2018 crept up so quickly? Normally, I’m not a huge believer in New Year’s resolutions. If I have specific goals in mind, I try to set and accomplish them throughout the year, rather than “saving them up” for January. This year, though, I’m going to make [...]

Book Review: The Futures

By | December 7th, 2017|hit the books|

Do you ever feel like everything you’ve planned out for yourself is just falling apart? Maybe the feeling isn’t so dramatic—maybe something just doesn’t feel quite right. Whether consciously or not, we all start to plan our lives from the time we’re kids. College graduation tends to feel like the culmination of all of that [...]

On Being “Too Sensitive”

By | December 3rd, 2017|wise words|

Throughout our lives, we’re told to “stop being so sensitive.” It comes out of people’s mouths like it’s a bad word. Whenever we visibly feel something, we’re told we’re overreacting. People even blame our hurt feelings on our sensitivity as opposed to their own actions. So, what’s wrong with being sensitive? I, for one, think [...]

The Skin-ny on the Clarisonic Mia

By | November 1st, 2017|make-up shake-up, uncolored reviews|

This is a sponsored post in partnership with Clarisonic and Her Campus Media. All words and opinions are my own. It’s no secret that I love putting my time into shopping, planning outfits, and accessorizing. But for some reason, when it comes to the other aspects of my fashion and beauty routine, I’m totally lazy. [...]

Welcome to My Crib: Studio Apartment Tour

By | August 23rd, 2017|broke girl's budget, Color Me Fun, step into my closet|

Those of you close to me will know I hated my former apartment. The unit itself was actually very cute, but the complex was exactly the kind of place you have nightmares about when moving into your first "real" apartment by yourself. Rather than focus on the details of that, let's just chalk it up to [...]