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On Sunday my blog will have been around for one year! It’s really hard for me to fathom that. I thought I’d share some of my favorite posts as well as some thoughts about blogging for a year. 




I started this blog last July because I was lonely, stressed about finding a job, and confused trying to navigate the post-graduation world while moving back home. I’ve been reading blogs (specifically Sea of Shoes) for an insanely long time but I never thought I could start one myself. “I’m not a model, I don’t know anything about fashion, people would think I’m shallow” – all thoughts that crossed my mind every time I thought about making my own space on the Internet. 

And sure, some of these thoughts haven’t gone away. For example, I haven’t told many people in my “real life” about my blog. It’s a mix of embarrassment, fear and something else I can’t really pinpoint just yet. I’m getting much better about it though. I think most of it comes from the fact that I studied Fine Art photography in school and everyone made fun of fashion photography. But that is another post in itself! 


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I’d be lying if I said I was happy with the success of my blog right now. Let’s be real, I’m not. But I suppose I need to remember how young my blog is all things considered. I also need to remember why I blog – because I love it! I honestly can’t believe what has come from this blog – working with brands, friendships, a rekindled love for photography when I was at a point in my life where I didn’t even want to pick up my camera.

 But maybe the most important thing this blog gave me was a reason to get up in the morning, which I know might sound a bit dramatic but it’s true. When I started this blog, I didn’t want to get up. I had just graduated college and my time was dedicated to finding a job. It was soul crushing and hard. I got SO many rejections letters. I’d send resume after resume and never hear anything or a rejection.  So I made this little blog the one thing I looked forward to during the day. It’s been keeping me sane for the last year and for that I am forever grateful (grateful to the internet? eh. oh well!). I’m also so grateful to all of you – my loyal readers!! You are one of the biggest reasons I keep going. I don’t want to get too sappy on this post though. 




So, thank you so much for reading! 
Is there any kind of post you’d like to see from me in the future?? 

Let me know in the comments!





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