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An optimist, a closet control freak, wanna be foodie hoping to someday travel the world. Follow me on this journey of love and laughter. This is my life in pictures and words.
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There are many ways to kindly and respectfully compliment the way a woman looks. But one descriptor that should be left out of such comments? “Exotic.”

Cristen Conger of the How Stuff Works podcast, Stuff Mom Never Told You, takes on the topic of “exotic” beauty.

Watch the full video with Conger explaining how Lupita Nyong’o was “extocized” during the 2014 Oscar season here. 

  • what she says: you can touch my hair if you want
  • what she means: please for the love of god play with my hair feel how soft it is I will roll over into your lap like a kitten


we all have a favorite eyebrow

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Introverts don’t get lonely if they don’t socialize with a lot of people, but we do get lonely if we don’t have intimate interactions on a regular basis.
Sophia Dembling, The Introvert’s Way: Living a Quiet Life in a Noisy World (Perigee Trade, 2012)

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When someone makes you the happiest person and the saddest person at the same time, that’s when it’s real. That’s when it’s worth something.


Shut-down mode by Ariee

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The world will always look bigger and brighter when you have more than one point of view.

just give me one sign, one fucking sign, that you care
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