• Instagram Tips

    Using Instagram Efficiently: Photo Editing Apps

    I am obviously a fan of Instagram, it’s by far my favorite social media tool. One of my favorite things about using Instagram is that i’s such an easy way to catch up with friends, family, and other bloggers, but also fill my wanderlust, help me dream of a larger closet, and encourage me to read more. I love being able to aimlessly scroll through photos and feel captivated, inspired and intrigued. Other social media outlets turn into drama, posts that get to me, and things I am honestly not totally interested in. Instagram is curated and perfect for those few minutes between emails or while waiting in line at…

  • NYE Hashtags Featured

    USING INSTAGRAM EFFICIENTLY: Hashtag Guide For The New Year

    With New Year’s Eve quickly approaching, I thought it was a great time for a new hashtag guide. As I stress over which outfit I will be wearing to ring in 2016, it’s nice to at least know which hashtags to be using as the resolution ideas start flowing. I love putting together these guides in order to take the guesswork out of interacting with your followers, and other Instagram users. I have always been known to have a camera in my hand, and now it’s always my phone with the camera app open. I love pictures, I love having something to look back on, I love the stories and…

  • Using Instagram Efficiently: Winter & Holiday Hashtags + Challenge Announcement

    I have so many fun things for all of you today, and I am so excited to add another resource to the Instagram Efficiently series. I also have something awesome to share at the end of the post, so hopefully it is intriguing enough to keep you reading until the end (unless you don’t like surprises, then you can scroll ahead…but make sure you come back!). Since everyone is getting into the holiday spirit (and it’s the week of Thanksgiving!!!), I wanted to bring you some specific winter & holiday hashtags to use throughout this beautiful season. I did the same thing in the Fall, and I loved putting it…

  • To Travel & Beyond Resource Page

    A few weeks ago I made some announcements and I am still overly excited about them! I added a resource page to my site, sponsorships and a newsletter! But today, I want to provide all of you with some more information about the latest and greatest addition to this little blog of mine, the resource page! I have been hard at work putting together useful, creative and informative resources, and I thought having one place for all of them would be helpful. As I have mentioned in some of my community posts, I want to be able to share new things I learn, with anyone that I can. It took…

  • Using Instagram Efficiently: Fall Hashtags

      sweater: Oakleigh Rose | jeans: Target | shoes: ALDO (old) | bag: H&M (old) Before I get into the nitty gritty for today, happy 1st official day of Fall! Can you believe it?! While I still wish summer could last forever, I am enjoying wearing my cardigans and booties again! I’m back with the third installment of my using Instagram Efficiently series! My first post was all about using Instagram in general, the second was using travel hashtags, and now I am digging a little deeper into fall hashtags! Did you know that there are specific hashtags to use in each season? Some of them are from a similar…

  • Using Instagram Efficiently: Finding The Best Travel Hashtags

    Last week I mentioned that I am attempting to get better at using social media for blogging, making friends and having better communication with the social world around me. I also shared some general tips on using Instagram More Efficiently, and now I am back to talk about hashtags. Hashtags are a big part of how you use Instagram, I have found some amazing people through popular hashtags and I am excited to share some of my favorites and most popular ones I use. This will be a series of posts covering travel, everyday life, having a colorful eye, and a few others. If there are any other adventures or…