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The Freelancer Style: What I Wear on Photo Jobs

Dressing for Freelance Projects

I love taking on side hustles like family photography sessions, social media consulting for boutiques and blogging here at Blonde Bedhead–I get to fill in gaps where I feel a little unfulfilled creatively. And I usually wear something along these lines for that work since it’s tried and true. I love all black, leather, grey crewneck sweatshirts and I always gotta be sipping on something. Read More »

Life Skills, Outfits, Style, Work Skills

My Guilt Free Mental Health Days

Burning the Candle at Both Ends

Through high school, college and the beginning of my career, I regularly overextended myself. I didn’t know how to handle my stress and anxiety or how to communicate what I was going through. I felt like taking on too much with no rest was a necessary evil in high school to get into college, a prerequisite to get a good job after college and then a mandatory part of my career in public relations.

But with time and self-awareness, I’ve been able to learn how to say no and take the time I need as an introvert to energize myself and find balance. And truly the best way I can fully restore my sanity is through taking time off to do nothing at all. A mental health day. Read More »

Life Skills, Lifestyle, Wellness, Work Skills