How do you balance being a full-time student and being a blogger? This is a question I get asked at least once a week, whether it's through Instagram DMs or in real life. Truth is, it is far from glamorous and involves a lot of sitting on my bed for hours... a lot. Even though … Continue reading How I Balance School and Blogging!!
As 2018 comes to a close, I've begun to reflect on the past 12 months. I've gotten to vacation with family, works with incredible brands, march for causes I believe in, spend my summer travelling all over America, head back to school, go to football games with friends, and create content incorporating all of this … Continue reading the reality of life… the biggest lesson i learned in 2018
Earlier this week, I asked on my Instagram for blog post ideas and someone requested a "how are you? like not just good, or bad, or fine, but how are you really" type of post. This really hit me hard because the truth is, I've been trying to write one for weeks. To say October was … Continue reading life update // toxic thoughts and how to get rid of them
Something I’m most proud of when it comes to Absolutely Olivia and all its platforms, are my Instagram captions. Some days they are the bane of my existence, but most days I get super excited to type out something meaningful to go along with my insta photo for that day. I strongly believe that captions have as … Continue reading How to Write ENGAGING Instagram Captions pt. 2
Something I'm most proud of when it comes to Absolutely Olivia and all its platforms, are my Instagram captions. Some days they are the bane of my existence, but most days I get super excited to type out something meaningful to go along with my insta photo for that day. I strongly believe that captions … Continue reading How to Write ENGAGING Instagram Captions pt.1
Hey, hey friends!! Something I struggle with a lot during the school year is finding time and motivation to get everything from homework to tennis to blog posts done. It's easy to find yourself overwhelmed with a lengthy to-do list that only ends up leaving you stressed. Obviously, productivity is key when trying to tackle … Continue reading My #1 Productivity Tip!!
Last weekend contained one of the best days I've had all year, and hi, I'm here to tell you all about it and how you can have a day like it 😉 My family and I hightailed it down to Atlanta last Friday to escape the hurricane supposedly heading our way (our area ended up … Continue reading A Music Festival Diary: what it’s like to be spontaneous
Hey friends!! I’m super excited about today’s post because a) it was fun to write b) I love sharing advice with you guys and c) this is my most highly-requested post EVER! Since starting Instagram about a year and a half ago, I’ve learned a lot. From how to scout locations to the best ways to get … Continue reading How to Pose for Instagram Photos (part 2!)
*Quick disclaimer: This post is all over the place, mainly because I'm trying to explain the way my mind is working currently throughout it, which is no easy task. My reason for writing this post is for those of you who may feel similarly sometimes and need someone to relate to so that you feel … Continue reading what a haircut can’t fix: feeling restless, out-of-control, and stuck.
I think we can all agree that "being yourself" is a lot easier said than done, especially when it comes to being completely you throughout the school year. Giving into the pressures around you to conform to one specific type of person is something we all go through, especially as a teen. A lot of times in … Continue reading Being Yourself + Staying Yourself As A Teen