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things i have posted in my high school alumni facebook group vs. reality

things i have posted in my high school alumni facebook group vs. reality

Every few months, the “class coordinators” for my alma mater, a K-12 private school outside Washington DC, ask all of us for updates on our lives that they can put in the alumni magazine. And so every few months, we ask ourselves, “How can I make myself sound happiest and most successful without lying outright?”(…)

some changes

some changes

Hello again! You may or may not have noticed that I have, yet again, redesigned this blog. Along with a new layout is a new focus for That Girl Magazine. Buckle your seatbelts, ladies and gentlemen. Things are going to get crazy over here. What to expect: Less about college. I have another year left(…)

hi again

hi again

That’s a picture of my first ever blog. Sorry I was gone. Winter break was fun. Now I’m back at school. Taking classes like a real person.   I also have an internship now! So I’m really busy. Blogging has been toward the bottom of my list of things to do. I apologize. I am(…)

pros and cons of ifbcon

pros and cons of ifbcon

So you wanna be a blogger. You’ve come up with a name, realized it’s taken (who knew I wasn’t the first person to try ‘Cupcakes and Cashmere’?), come up with another name, registered a domain, started writing on tumblr, changed your mind, and now you’re happily set up on wordpress or something. Maybe you want(…)

blogging, bullies, and body image: how to handle internet drama

blogging, bullies, and body image: how to handle internet drama

Bears. Beets. Battlestar Galactica. Some internet drama has broken out, guys. I don’t know if you know about it. Maybe you know me from various blogging-circles and you follow these things, but maybe you don’t, so I’m just going to quickly recap things here. Taylor Davies wrote a post on Independent Fashion Bloggers about bloggers(…)