The Liebster Award

I have been nominated by the wonderful Hannah with Attacking Adulthood for the Liebster Award! For those who are unaware of this award it is simply an award for bloggers, from bloggers. I love it because you are being nominated by fellow bloggers who appreciate your work and it helps connect the world to so many […]

22 Sep 2015


How to Avoid Blogger Burn Out

Remember how excited you were when you first decided to start a blog? You spent hours coming up with a creative name and searching for the perfect blog design. But what you didn’t realize was all of the other things you needed to do in order to market and brand yourself. Everything from coming up […]

20 Sep 2015


How to Radically Accept Change In Your Life

Imagine that you talk to a breeder about buying a puppy. At the time he doesn’t have any puppies but he puts you on his list and says he will call you as soon as the next litter is born. You wait months and still don’t hear anything so decided to stop by and talk […]

12 Sep 2015

Behind the blog

Keeping Up with the Larsens

It has only been one week since I decided to stop doing the What’s Up Wednesday link up and I have already forgotten about it! So sorry it’s a little later than usual…So let’s do this! What I loved about the past weekThis last week was appreciation week at SkyWest and our department chose a […]

9 Sep 2015


Tips for Traveling Abroad

Packing and planning for a trip can be very stressful and traveling abroad can be even more intimidating. More often than not people procrastinate until the day before to begin packing and end up forgetting things (guilty). People often spend more time researching things to do on their trips rather than spending some time on […]

7 Sep 2015


How to get Fans not just Followers

Everything is a popularity contest these days. When I interned at a local middle school I can’t tell you how many times I was asked or heard “How many Instagram followers do you have?” or “How many likes did you get on that photo?”. As a blogger getting a lot views and “likes” can be crucial […]

4 Sep 2015

Behind the blog

Keeping Up With the Larsen’s

I am revamping the blog and with that means I will no longer being doing the weekly link up. I’m really sad to see it go so I will still do the weekly questions it just won’t be a link up anymore. So now instead of What’s Up Wednesday I’ll be doing Keeping Up with […]

2 Sep 2015


Behind the Blog

Hey guys! I thought today would be the perfect day to introduce myself since I’ve seen a lot of growth the past couple of months, and it’s the first day of September, and I got a new blog layout! My name is Chandler Larsen and I am the main author behind Life as a Larsen […]

2 Sep 2015


Blogging Misconceptions

Blogging is a huge part of the current generation and it is continuing to grow more and more popular. Like all growing industries there are supporters and haters; and blogging is no different. I first started blogging years ago in a more journal like way to keep my extended family in the loop. Since then […]

30 Aug 2015


YSL Touche Eclat Review

I got my first VoxBox from Influenster a couple of weeks ago and was so excited! I had no idea I was even getting one so let’s open it up and see what I got! First up is the Touche Eclat Primer and I love it! I have used primers in the past and liked them but […]

26 Aug 2015