Category Archives: Blog Life

How to create a media kit for your blog

July 19th, 2017

Shop my favorite media kits, here Matt & I have received endless questions from fellow readers and bloggers, wanting us to share tips and tricks on what it takes to blog full time. I always welcome these types of questions because I was once in your shoes, so NEVER feel awkward when it comes to reaching out.  The blogging industry can be confusing and like a bad indie movie, hard to figure out. So I wanted to take some time to share one essential piece you’ll need to create, for your business, if you decide it’s time to…

How I came up with my blog name, & tips on creating your own

July 12th, 2017

Flutter Sleeve Dress c/0 (similar color on sale here)|| Sunglasses || Shoes || Bag   How to come up with a blog name, seems to be the topic on everyone’s mind lately.   This is a reoccurring question that I see popping up on all my platforms. Whether it be Instagram comments, DM’s or even an occasional tweet, so many of you are reaching out for inspiration, which I LOVE to partake in.   However, from the few chats we have had, I think people seriously feel the pressure when considering what to name their blog.  & I totally understand that!    It’s…

Blogger Inbox: The Follow-Up Email

June 14th, 2017

Linen Embroidered Shirt || Shorts || Bag || Necklace || Earrings || Shoes ||  It’s been about a year and a half since blogging full time (wow) and I figured I’d just touch base with you all. I feel like a lot of you ladies either have a blog, want to start a blog or even just feeling, well, overwhelmed with how to start.  From talking to you guys over email, on Instagram DM (which I love) and through blog comments; a lot of you guys are killing it, via your blogs’, but often you guys are reaching out to…

Why You Need Business Cards To Grow Your Business

April 24th, 2017

Basic Invite Personalized Business Cards || Basic Invite Gorgeous Thank You Cards I often get asked, how do I grow my following, which basically equals how do I grow my business in terms of blogging. People often want a short easy fix to growing their blog following, Many people ask which #hashtags to use, what time to post pictures on social media channels and even questions about purchasing followers (yuck).  To be completely frank THE BEST way to grow your business is by always having business cards on hand! Now this may seem silly in the day of digital…

The Worst They Can Say Is No

March 21st, 2017

The Worst They Can Say Is No, is by far at the tippity top of the best life advice I’ve ever received. LIKE EVER!  Because let’s be honest, the worst anyone can say to us is no. & when you put it all into perspective who really cares! Yeah it might sting but give it a day and you’ll move on, trust me! I get about 2-3 NO emails a day, but I take it for face value, put my head down and keep plugging away. Receiving a no doesn’t mean you’re a failure or your not elite…

Camera Tips for Bloggers

July 7th, 2016

Canon Camera || 50mm Lense || Blue Anchor Candle || CT State Mug || Record Player Okay, I love it when you guys drop me a line via snapchat (aubreyrose740) or email and ask me questions! It makes my day & I love hearing what’s going on with all of you! Recently I have been getting a TON of camera questions, so I figured it was about time to sit my butt down & chat some camera advice for bloggers. Oh & by the way I’m not a pro, at all, I’ve actually never taken a photography class, sooooooo…

Working from the Coffee Shop

January 14th, 2016

Blazer || Shirt || KJP Bracelet || Watch || Jeans || Purse || Shoes Being a blogger and running a small business consists of a lot of computer work, think a ton of emails & a lot of hunting for the next place to take photos or the next fashion trend. No matter where I go, I’m always working and searching for inspiration. Now that I’m blogging full time, I’ve made a mini schedule so I always know where I’ll be each week. Monday through Wednesday I spend the day working from home, responding to emails and sending…

TCC at Home Store Launch!

December 7th, 2015

I’m absolutely thrilled to announce that I have designed an online home store, which you can find here, created specifically for all you New Englanders. My whole little TCC team & myself have worked super hard since September, to create, design and manufacture these perfect mugs. I’m beyond excited to share these mugs with you all & showcase how I view New England.

Getting Bossy

September 30th, 2015

Flannel (new pattern listed) || Jeans || Booties || Necklace || Mug || Briefcase || Phone Case It’s that time of year guys, it’s time to dig down and work hard before the upcoming holidays. Guys is it too early to already start Christmas Shopping…um, I think not! So as the holidays begin to creep up on us, it’s time to focus! I always try to get way ahead on work, school projects (ew) and my favorite activity…holiday shopping.  I  love setting mottos for myself, when life starts to get crazy. So here is my motto for October…  “LUCK IS…

Blogging & Such!

April 13th, 2015

Hey Guys,  Behind la blog…oh boy.  Blogging is actually rooted in the principle of multi-tasking. Between Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and Instagram, to manage it all, well it’s a struggle. Thus multi-tasking is a needed talent.  It’s all about scheduling and planning, which is great, if you are a Type-A control freak. Honestly though it’s really important to understand how to schedule your time. It’s also great if you are planning for any career ( literally this is relevant to every career ) because let’s be real, planning is key to getting stuff done…the right way!! I think something I struggle with,…