Beauty Essentials Every Anxious Girl Needs

Disclaimer: This blog post contains affiliate links, meaning I may receive payment for any items you purchase through my blog. All opinions are still my own. Does putting makeup on make you anxious? Whether it's the number of products lining the shelves at Sephora or the pressure to perfect a smudge-free cat eye, wearing makeup…

Four Ways to Celebrate Mental Health This Valentine’s Day

Happy almost Valentine's Day! This is one of my favorite holidays -- but it's not a happy day for everyone. In fact, 1 in 3 people aren't satisfied with their love life, making a holiday that celebrates love pretty painful. I may be part of the lucky few, but that doesn't mean I don't get…

Knowing Yourself Deeply (+ Free Printable Journal Prompts)

In honor of Valentine's Day, I've been writing a lot about self-love here on Lovely & Lazy. I firmly believe that the first step to loving yourself is knowing yourself deeply. But how do you do that? So often, we're blind to ourselves -- our faults, yes, but most of all, our talents. We refuse…

Conquering Financial Anxiety (feat. Ellevest!)

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The Best Self-Love Gifts for Valentine’s Day

Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links, meaning I may receive a portion of the proceeds from any purchases made through my blog. Thank you for supporting Lovely & Lazy! Valentine's Day is a day to celebrate love of all kinds. Unfortunately, one of the types of love I see drastically underrepresented on V-Day is…

The Cutest Anti-Anxiety Home Decor (& How to Hack Your Home)

If you have anxiety, the sheer thought of decorating your home -- especially if you just dealt with the stress of moving like me and David did! -- can feel overwhelming, or even impossible. But did you know that you can actually reduce your anxiety by carefully choosing your home decor? The way we decorate…

Book Review: WomanCode by Alisa Vitti

I'm not going to lie: when I first read WomanCode, the book didn't resonate with me the way it does now. I first picked up the book hoping to learn a little something more about my hormones and the female body -- which I did. But it didn't teach me anything I couldn't have learned…