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Is it possible to find your soulmate online?

Swiping Soulmates – Part One

Online dating has been the hot trend in recent years. As the popularity of the dating sites and apps continue to increase; more and more people started wondering: “Is it possible to meet your soulmate online?” Let me answer that for you: Yes, it is. My husband and I met on Tinder. Neither one of us took dating apps seriously and we definitely didn’t believe you could fall in love with a person you met online. We were pleasantly surprised, to say...

Unique Gifts For Him

22 Unique Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For Him

It’s that time of the year again! Valentine’s Day is almost here and lovers from all over the world are on the hunt for the perfect gift for their beloved. I personally love any...

12 Tips For Being A Phenomenal Husband

12 Tips For Being A Phenomenal Husband

Have you ever heard the phrase: “Happy wife, happy life” ? My husband hates it. Whenever someone brings that up, he disagrees and says “How about happy husband, happy wife” ? After being married...

must have children's picture books

Must-Have Picture Books That Belong In Every Child’s Library

Lady at the bookstore sees me reading a picture book and approaches me. Lady At The Bookstore: What is the age of the child are you shopping for? Me: Twenty-eight. Lady At The Bookstore:...

banana smoothie

The “Bananalicious” Recipe

When it comes to having breakfast, it’s easy for me to get lazy. If I have to wake up early and go to work; there is a very good chance I will be skipping...

DIY bohemian cow skull

How To DIY A Bohemian Cow Skull On A Budget

Cow skulls are the number one choice to complete a bohemian look in your home decor. Since their popularity is increasing every day, their price is too. This is a big bummer for decorators...

best toxic free cleaning products

Best Toxic-Free Cleaning Products

One of the top nagging tasks on my “housekeeping to-do list” is cleaning. It usually takes me half a day; since I clean like an old-school grandma, who wipes every single corner in the...

DIY beach wedding budget breakdown

DIY Beach Wedding Budget Breakdown

Since I was a little girl, I dreamed of a perfect wedding… Wait — let me start over. Let’s not talk about how everybody loves weddings (because they don’t) or how magical it is...

how to save money on your wedding

How To Save Money On Your Wedding

When it comes to weddings, I consider myself an unofficial wedding planner. My husband is American and I’m Turkish; so I planned two DIY weddings in two different countries on a very slim budget....

pineapple juice recipe

The “Ananas” Recipe

I had to start this post with one of my all-time favorite jokes: PINE. APPLE. (See below) I experienced the ananas dilemma first hand since I’m originally from Turkey. I did not know many...