Here’s the thing: I’m a fairly health-conscious person, okay? Or at least, so I thought… Out of nowhere, about 2+ years ago, I started experiencing weird symptoms… I began to struggle with an unlabeled/undiagnosed health condition that caused my veins to swell and my body temperature to fluctuate extremely. My legs and feet, hands and arms would become to swollen that it hurt to walk or hold a pen. Hurt to move. Hurt to do anything other than lay in bed. At first, I was like, okay… … [Read more...]
Karlie Pickett is a spunky 23 year old from central Maryland. She’s a freelance creative, brand storyteller, and influencer that enjoys working with individuals and brands to help them grow their online following. She’s a sucker for decaf flat whites, her purple Patagonia pull-over, taking lots of pictures for instagram, winding down with a hot cup of tea and a good book, as well as spending time with her family and boyfriend, Jesse Christiansen.
I don’t know if it’s my creative right-brained mind, or my child-like heart, but I have always wanted to fly. It’s been a dream of mine since childhood. Souring through the air—swinging as high as I possibly could on my backyard swing… completely enveloped in my envy of the birds above me. There’s a magic that comes from having your hair whipped back and forth across your skin. Having the natural wisps of cool air brush across your cheeks flushing them with the pink of roses. As an adult … [Read more...]