The True Source of Strength

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10 Things I Learned from 30

<div class="at-above-post-homepage addthis_tool" data-url=""></div>Settling in: to arrange yourself and the things you own so you feel comfortable in a...

How to Treat Life Like a Video Game

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How to Not Lose Yourself in a Relationship

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How to Turn Your Passion Into a Successful Side Business

<div class="at-above-post-homepage addthis_tool" data-url=""></div>Over the past decade, since starting a greeting card company and transitioning it into this blog,...

Life Lessons

From failures to daily wins, these are stories with a lesson at the end.

About me

Hi, everyone.
My name is Annie!

This is the story of my life, and the story of others' lives, too - just for you. Each article features a real story with life lessons and takeaways. Enjoy!

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Interviews with badasses

From guy + girl bosses
to quitting jobs
and following dreams,
these people are
pretty awesome.

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