Motivation Monday

Thoughts on dealing with social (media) pressure

Confession alert: sometimes I like to be really boring. That ‘wearing your PJs all day and spending the whole Sunday on the couch even though the weather is oh so great’ – kind of boring. But modern life in connection with my permanent need for social media dull my (quite rare but so precious) couch potato existence. Already within some seconds of scrolling through my Instagram feed I feel like I should do 2345 other things rather than what I am doing right now, such as enjoy a picture-perfect meal, get my butt on the treadmill, rock that gorgeous outfit or leave everything behind to travel the world.

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Fashion

Crazy things I did for Instagram

It’s a hate love story but mostly love! And love sometimes makes you do crazy things, right? What I’m talking about is Instagram and today’s look is just another episode of crazy things I did for this controversial app.

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Motivation Monday

Creating value added content as a fashion blogger

Blogging with added value: a concept that seems to be of highest priority for successful bloggers. But how can you create posts that actually provide added value to the readers as a fashion blogger ? When actually you founded your blog in order to inspire with your outfit ideas, that can now be much easier consumed on Instagram or Pinterest.

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Motivation Monday

The inconvenient truth about blogging

Another episode of ‘behind the (blogging) scenes’… Today’s topic? The inconvenient truth about blogging, clearly something no blogger really likes to talk about. And oh, I’ve finally found THE perfect straight cut light denim pants 😉

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Thinking about

Motivation Monday

How to stay on track with blogging

Having a blog – as much as I love it – from time to time really doesn’t come easy. Especially now in spring, when everyone around me seems to have a wonderful, relaxed time outdoors, I often stay inside and work on my laptop. Heartbreaking, right?? 😉 And despite all this effort, there are days when nothing seems to work, whether it is due to a lack of creative ideas or missing motivation for your blog baby. However, by now I have developed a set of techniques that make it much easier for me to keep WANTGETREPEAT.COM up and running: 5 strategies to stay on track with your blog!

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Motivation Monday

MoMo #77 – How to abandon self criticism and become your own biggest fan

Every time I’ve had a rough week, I notice a certain behaviour of mine that I always fall into. I criticize myself, nothing that I am doing seems to be good enough in those situations and I generally feel like I can’t do anything (right). This feeling should be familiar to a lot of you, as according to studies, women show this behavior on average 8 times a day. And even though this criticism towards ourselves only leads to even more frustration, it sems so hard to shut this negativ inner voice down. So what is there to do in order to abandon self-criticism and become our own biggest fans?

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