December.

December.

Hello December! I thought with it being December, the start of Australian summer (god help us πŸ˜‚), I would do another update type post. I did one three months ago for the start of September/Spring and I actually really enjoyed writing it, so here I am again. FestivitiesFor many of us, December means the holiday [...]

Too Much Information! | TV Shows, Turn Ons and Travel! | TMI Tag

Too Much Information! | TV Shows, Turn Ons and Travel! | TMI Tag

Today I'm going to be doing the TMI tag! I think the questions are really fun and maybe through this, you can get to know me a bit better! What are you wearing?Β  Jeans and a jumper – practically my winter uniform Ever been in love?Β  Nope Ever had a terrible breakup?Β  Nope How tall [...]

My Unpopular Opinions

My Unpopular Opinions

I recently saw a video on YouTube from Brittney Lee Saunders, sharing her unpopular opinions, as well as a few unpopular opinion threads floating around on twitter. This got me thinking about my own opinions that could be considered "unpopular". So here I am today exploring some opinions of mine that may not be shared [...]

One Year Blogging Anniversary | 5 Things I’ve Learned During My First Year Of Blogging

One Year Blogging Anniversary | 5 Things I’ve Learned During My First Year Of Blogging

It's March 31st, 2018. One whole year since I first hit publish and posted my very first blog post. 365 days, and 70 blog posts later, I'm still blogging and loving it more and more every day. A lot of things happened during my first year of blogging. I started blogging during a dark time [...]

I Changed My Name | Goodbye The Lifestyle Love | Update

I Changed My Name | Goodbye The Lifestyle Love | Update

Hello there! It's been a little while, hasn't it? You may remember me by the blog name "The Lifestyle Love". Well, that is no more. But "Keeping it Karen" has launched and is here to stay! You may be wondering why the name change? Here's a quick explanation - I am terrible at technology. Seriously. [...]

My 2018 goals

My 2018 goals

Welcome to 2018! This is my first blog post for the year and what better way to kick it off with my 2018 goals. A new year has started and whilst I'm not really one for traditional "resolutions", I definitely think it's worthwhile to set yourself some goals, both long and short term to achieve [...]

Goodbye 2017

Goodbye 2017

2017. It's been an interesting year to say the least. Highs, lows, happiness, sadness, coming from all walks of life worldwide. We've witnessed strange trends and viral videos we'd rather forget. We've seen countless amounts of unimaginable tragedy. Australia finally got their act together and realised that everyone is equal to legally marry the person [...]

My Strange Fear

My Strange Fear

The sound of "xylophone" floods my ears as the pace of my heartbeat increases. My mouth turns dry as my palms begin to sweat. My vision focuses on the flashing number on the screen of my device. *please hang up, please hang up, please hang up.*Yes, you guessed it. My phone is ringing. And quite [...]

A year ago…

A year ago…

A year ago yesterday, I graduated high school. One whole year out of school. This time in one's life brings a lot of changes and learning curves, but I could have never predicted the chain of events that occurred during this past year.I graduated feeling optimistic, and excited for the future, only for those dreams [...]