I’ve never been the outgoing, popular type especially in high school. I’ve always been shy, introverted and just had a handful of friends that I kept close. I never really spoke to others unless it was absolutely necessary and mainly kept to myself. I spent my high school years hanging out in the background, but then…

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It’s no secret that I’m still the new kid on the block when it comes to the world of blogging. I started Simply Amanda just 7 months ago. When I first started, I had no clue you could make money blogging. I knew about the major influencers on YouTube, but blogging? That was a whole… Read More

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I recently learned about Nubian Heritage when I received their famous African Black Soap in an Influenster Voxbox not too long ago. I was seriously impressed and hooked on the brand. So I was shocked and excited when I received a generous package filled with Nubian Heritage goodies from their African Black Soap collection. I… Read More

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Once a month I publish an Ipsy Glam Bag review and it’s that time again! If you’re not familiar with Ipsy, it is a monthly beauty subscription that sends you 5 beauty products in an Ipsy glam bag based on your preferences each month. The products range between deluxe-sized and full-sized and they come in… Read More

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College life is tough. Between homework, studying, your job, AND keeping up with your social life — it’s easy to be short on time. College students are busy and that’s a fact. We’re busy with so many things both academic and extracurricular. It can be…

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It’s that time of the year again: back to school. Back to college to be exact. It’s time to start a brand-new semester and hit the books. College is a fun and unique experience, but the workload can become stressful at times! I struggle with acne-prone skin and if you’re anything like me…

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