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March Women Empowerment Challenge

For the month of March the creators at Trend magazine decided we want to focus on empowering women. Our March issue is completely dedicated to inspiring women but we feel so passionately about women empowerment we wanted to do a weekly challenge as well! The purpose of the challenge is to bring attention to women […]

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Larsen Log // Vol 4

Hey guys! Yes I am still alive…I don’t know what has happened the last couple of weeks but I took a weekend break from blogging and it somehow turned into a two week break. And I hated it! It’s not that I don’t have any ideas for blog posts I have just been so busy […]

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January Book Review

I have always enjoyed reading books. I remember spending summers just reading all day and taking reading for pleasure in school. However since going to college, getting married, and having a full time job I haven’t been making the time to read as much. One of my goals this year is to read at least […]

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Trend Magazine: What it is and why I love it

Affiliated links: This post does contain affiliated links. By clicking on a link and signing up under my link I may receive compensation. I found Trend on Instagram and immediately loved their style and positive energy and pre-ordered their January digital edition (get it for free here!). Similar to Darling and Be Wise magazine Trend is […]

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The silly ways we show our love to each other

The other day Dakota and I were on our way to our friends house and as we were walking out to our truck my husband yells “LOOK OUT FOR THAT LEAF!” I naturally freaked out and looked down to see if I avoided stepping on the nasty leaf and then realized that he said leaf. Not […]

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Best of 2015

2015 has been such an amazing year for me! I started a new job, checked off many items from my bucket list, and completely revamped my blog. The last half of 2015 was when I really turned my blog around and started focusing on better content and design and so far my work is paying […]

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Larsen Log// Vol 3

It’s been over a month since I last updated! Sorry….but that just means this will be a great post filled with lots of updates! I did do a brief one in my yearly recap post but let’s talk about the most recent happenings. The good stuff >> Dakota did have another seizure but has been seizure free […]

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New YouTube channel

Last week I made a YouTube channel and I am really excited about it! I mainly started it so that I could upload hair/makeup tutorials that I have planned but since starting to work for Trend Magazine I have been more into the YouTube scene. I’ll be honest and say that I rarely got onto […]

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Let me tell you about my best friend

You know that one friend that lives far away and you only talk once a month but when you do it’s like nothing ever changed? That friend that just totally gets you and you can be yourself without being judged? That friend to me is Nicholas Darrell Rhodes. That’s Dah-rel not Dare-l and it is […]

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Happy Birthday Babe

I sure got lucky in the husband department with this one. Dakota is the perfect husband for me in so many ways. He is patient, spontaneous, creative, funny, understanding, supportive, and so much more. Some of my favorite memories with him include: -Listening to him sing/rap to any song on the radio-Getting ready for the […]