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How to collaborate with brands with less than a 10k following

Happy Thursday loves! Something I get asked a lot is how do I collaborate with brands? How do I get so many free products? Do I reach out to collaborate or do the brands reach out? Over the past year, I’ve landed a lot of collaborations and to be honest, I’ve been so shocked especially …

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The Meaning behind The Eccentric Edition

Hey, hey, hey! If you’re new around here, I’m Maranda! So glad you’re here. If you’re visiting again, welcome back to the bigger and better me, The Eccentric Edition. You’re probably wondering why the change all of a sudden? What’s behind it? The reasoning? Well, you came to the right post! If you haven’t visited …

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How to “Friendsgiving” Under $50

I love Thanksgiving…it has always been one of my favorites, next to Christmas. It’s one holiday that isn’t focused around a character or presents (Easter Bunny, Santa). We solely focus on our blessings & thankfulness towards each other.  Also, one of my favorite things about Thanksgiving is throwing or attending a “Friendsgiving.” A modern twist …

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Wonder why I advocate for pizza – Here’s why.

If you follow me on Instagram, you probably know by now that I am obsessed with pizza. To my friends reading this, I know you’re rolling your eyes because you already know my love for pizza. Okay, you’re probably thinking, “WE GET IT. You love pizza.” But it’s something much bigger than that. I don’t …

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How to Be Successful with Goal Making for the New Year

The year 2017 is coming to an end & I’m ready to ring in 2018. I never knew how important it is to start off the New Year right, until this one (insert SpongeBob’s 22 years later voice). New year = new goals, new friends, new job, new finances, new style, just plain and simple: new. I’ve thought about …