Furnishing Small Spaces on a Budget, an Ode to IKEA

I’m not sure if I’ve shared this on my blog yet, but I’m relocating to Arizona this August to begin my Master’s program at ASU. It’s all exciting, and truly overwhelming, so the past few weeks have been jam packed with the logistics of the move. Last month, I secured my actual apartment unit after a few months of deliberation. I chose to live alone in  a one-bedroom unit, so all of the furnishing and little necessities are my responsibility! The efforts we make for a little bit of privacy. Having just gone through the process of finding affordable but comfortable furnishing options, I thought I would share my experience, maybe providing some advice for anyone who may encounter a similar situation.
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Free Samples That Have Won Me Over

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I am a beauty junkie. I think I’ve made that pretty clear. My obsession has led to a big box of samples, filled with moisturizers and anti-aging serums I’ll never use. Every so often, however, I receive a samplewith an order or purchase that absolutely wins me over. Here are the products I’ve purchased solely because I loved the sample! Continue reading “Free Samples That Have Won Me Over”