Back & Better

Oh, how good it feels to be back! Since August, I’ve had a lot of changes in my life – both good and bad. I’ll have to catch you up soon with a series of new blog posts. But until then… Check out the resolutions I made for myself in the new year. Please hold me…

Spotify Playlist: Running to Class

Happy Monday! Guess what today is?! The first day of classes this semester! Instead of dragging myself out of bed and zombie-walking to my classes, I’m gonna put on this playlist in the morning and pump myself up to see all of my friends, take in this beautiful campus and hopefully meet my future bae in one…

How I Got Over My Fear of Public Speaking

You’re looking at someone who used to sweat profusely, never made eye contact and avoided speaking in front of any number of people. Even talking in a small group made me nervous. But in this picture… I. Was. Killing. It. My first memory of public speaking was in kindergarten when my teacher asked for someone…

Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes

“I laughed more. I was bolder. I was brazen. I spoke my mind and spoke it loud.” Scandal. Grey’s Anatomy. How to Get Away with Murder. She writes for these shows that make us fall in love, laugh until tears roll down our cheeks, and shake with anticipation. She’s Shonda Rhimes. And who would have thought…

Conquering Social Media

As I sit here shoving Cheetos in my mouth, I am also thinking about venturing into the scary, unfiltered and sometimes unfriendly realm of social media. I have created a Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Bloglovin’ page for The Kelly Charm, and I would love it if you all could be my first set of followers….

Five Things I Learned at my Internship

Not many people know this, but over the summer, I interned with Turner Broadcasting System in Atlanta as a Marketing and Promotions Intern for TNT/TBS. It was my first big corporate internship, and I was definitely not confident in my professional presence. I walked in with a lot of misconceptions and made a lot of mistakes, but…

Budgeting Like A Boss

As I count down the days until I get my first pay check, here are some things I’m going to put into practice to save money. 1. Pack home cooked meals for lunch. I know, I know. It’s not rocket science, but the best way to save money is to not spend it. For the…

Five Things I Learned on my First Day

On Monday, I started my first day of work at my internship. With this being the first real-world corporate internship I have ever had, I was in for one hell of a wake up call. It wasn’t good or bad, just different, and I quickly realized that I have a lot to learn. Here are the…