Two-thirds of my closet was purchased at a thrift store. Surprised? If you follow my Instagram, you're probably not shocked, but if you are, well now you know! My avid thrift shopping is a product of my attempt to be a more conscious shopper (full blog post coming on this topic soon), and not trying to be … Continue reading Thrift with Me // how i can afford the fashion blogger lifestyle
It's the holiday season, and debatably the most wonderful time of the year 🙂 I'm ready to spend time with family, to get cozy under blankets, to open presents, and to go to all the holiday events and dinners. More often than not, I find myself digging through my closet for hours trying to find … Continue reading Holiday Lookbook: Casual + Dressy
*Trigger Warning: various mental illnesses, self-harm, and suicide* Last month, I started a new and exciting series on my blog called Anything Goes. In this series, I am going to be tackling topics that are taboo or uncomfortable for many to talk about, and will be including guest posts, interviews, and some of my own … Continue reading Anything Goes: Let’s Talk Mental Health!
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
Today I'm starting a new and exciting series for my blog called Anything Goes. In this series, I am going to be tackling topics that are taboo or uncomfortable for many to talk about, and will be including guest posts, interviews, and some of my own writing. I plan to address stigmas and issues that surround subjects … Continue reading Anything Goes: Let’s Talk Periods
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
*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.
Last week was quite possible one of the best weeks of my life so far. I was in Houston, Texas with my youth group and 30,000 other teens from all over America for the National Lutheran Youth Gathering! For 5 days, we did service around the Houston community, got together with kids from our state, … Continue reading Week In My Life: Houston, Texas (downtown, performances, service days, and more!)
Woohoo gals and guys!! I've been feeling good after a up-and-down March month, and want y'all to feel that way too. Maybe it's the warmer weather (if it's snowing where you live, I'm sorry :/), maybe it's the fact that the school year is winding to an end, or maybe it's the fun time I've … Continue reading Love at First Listen: FEEL GOOD PLAYLIST
Hi friendzz!! I'm here today with a highly-requested post that I've been meaning to do for awhile... my Spring Favorites! Bloggers are where I learn about most of my fav products that I use today, so I decided why not recommend my favs for you to fall in love with 🙂 I love sharing favorites … Continue reading Spring Favorites!!