5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Graduation

5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Graduating College

Hello beautiful people! Today is a pretty special day because Uniquely Mickie has it’s first guest post featuring one of my favorite college bloggers. Her name is Samantha Tetrault over at Samanthability so without further ado…let’s get onto the post!

The opinions of any guest posters are entirely of their own and may not represent the views of Uniquely Mickie.


It’s hard to believe I’ve already been out of college for almost half a year. Time has definitely flown by recently, and it feels so weird to not be starting classes this fall. I miss school so much, I’m in the process of applying to graduate programs in my local area so I can keep studying what I love. In light of the new semester, I wanted to share some of the things I wish I knew before graduating college! Read more

A College Student’s Guide to Staying Safe on Campus

The College Student's Guide to Staying Safe on Campus

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I used to love walking around at night or going off the grid for a few days, but then I realized how dangerous that was. People don’t always have the best intentions so it best to stay on guard and keep your valuables as close as possible. While you can’t live your life looking over your shoulder all of the time, there are some precautions or little tips that you can help keep you safe while traveling on campus.

 

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CurlHead Clothery Review

Curl Head Clothery

Hello beautiful people! I’m excited to show you all an exciting, upcoming online clothing store that caters towards us, curly girls. No matter what curly hair texture that you have, you’ll definitely enjoy this line. It’s fun and unique, just like every single curl on your head. Am I the only one that has a total of maybe 3 or 4 curl patterns growing from my head? No, Yes, Maybe…Okay well either way, I love supporting upcoming brands that are created by an individual or aka a small business.

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Why I Invested in Convertkit vs Mailchimp When I Was Earning $0 From My Blog

Why I Invested in Convertkit vs MailChimp When I was Earning $0 From My New Blog

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What was your first investment that you made for your blog? Was it building your hosting, domain, or your mailing list?

I bet you remember that, but it was one of those first big steps of starting a blog. Investing in your blog when you’re not making a dime is a scary thought and process, but to make money you have to spend money as well.

After purchasing my hosting site as well as my domain, I was ready to launch my blog. I hadn’t even thought of creating an email list and who should I use to do that.  Until I started reading a much of blog posts from bloggers that were making thousands of dollars in each month talk about how important an email list is.  Most suggested going for a free service like MailChimp since it’s free until you reach your first 2,000 subscribers. But after doing my research, I kept hearing about the downfalls of MailChimp pertaining to its limitations, such as undelivered mail sequences, being charged for multiple subscribers, and getting sent to the spam folder forever. Read more

JORD Wood Watch Review + a Giveaway

JORD Wood Watch Review

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I’m so excited to show you all this amazing watch company that makes wooden watches that are not only stylish, but are made of great quality and are perfect for gifts. With every company or product that I recommend to you guys, I make sure that I fully stand behind their company. When JORD first approached me, I was highly surprised and happy because of the fact that I’ve been watching their company for a while now! Read more