Dear An Abusive Ex 

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Dear An Abusive Ex,
I refused to let anyone touch me for six months after we ended things. I didn’t even let my mom hug me. I can tell you exactly when I was when I told my mom why I didn’t like to be hugged anymore.

5 Summer Fashion Essentials 

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To me spring and summer mean lighter colors. I love summer because the weather is nice and the clothes are cute. On my YouTube channel I created a Summer Lookbook, I thought I would add to it on my blog by creating my 5 essential items for summer. The majority of my clothes are thrifted so most of items I don’t actually own but I thought I would find items I could link!

10 Things You Probably Don’t Know About Me

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Even when reading my about page you probably don’t know that much about me. Since people are actually starting to follow my blog I’ve decided I’m going to introduce myself a bit.

I’m Cora

1. I’m Dyslexic 

I have a learning disability! Yeah, ironic, having a blog but struggling with reading a writing. I was tested in third grade and went through Orton Gillingham until about 6th grade.

2. I Also Have ADHD

In many cases people with dyslexia also have ADHD, and that’s the case for me.

3. I Love Makeup 

Started in 2014 I started experimenting with makeup and fell in love. I then created a YouTube channel!

4. I’m Majoring In Fine Arts

Although I’m about to graduate high school, in August I’m going to college and will de receiving a BFA.

5. My Boyfriend Is A Marine

I’ve mentioned it in a few blog posts but my boyfriend is a marine.

6. My Hair Is Naturally Blonde 

My hair has been red for about for year but it’s actually naturally blonde!

7. I’m Vegan

I know I’ve made a few posts about it but I thought I’d mention it!

8. I Volunteer At A Dog Shelter 

I walk dogs at my local shelter! I love it!

9. I Love Working 

Something you probably didn’t think you’d hear from an eighteen year old. I love my job and anything that has to do with working!

10. I’m Really Ready To Move Away

Like I said, I’ll be going to college in August. I’ll be moving from suburban Ohio to rural Pennsylvania and I’m so excited for the new experience!

Summer 2017 Bucket List

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If you read my previous posts April Happiness you would know my boyfriend got deployed. Before he left he told me he wanted to make a list of all things we should do between the time he comes back and I move to Pennsylvania for college in August. The list is not only things I want to do with him but goals for me as well! 

1. Have a picnic 

2. Go canoeing

3. Go camping 

4. Minimize my closet 

5. Reach 500 subs on YouTube

6. Finish NCIS

7. Reach 200 followers on my blog

8.  Go to my local botanical garden 

9. Go back to my aunts 


10. Go to at least one new state

11. Go hiking 

12. Go to my local food truck festival 

13. Go to art shows

14. Get my license 

15. Finish two large art projects 

16. Try as many different cultures foods as possible 

17. Find and love 10 new vegan recipes 

18. Get mentally prepared for college 

19. Go to 2 new thrift stores

20. Start a garden 

I will probably end up adding to this list. It’s only some ideas for me! Feel free to comment what your goals are or things I could add to my list!