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Valerie Perez
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Blogger at In-Between Life, aspiring writer, recent grad trying to figure out what life's all about.
Blogger at In-Between Life, aspiring writer, recent grad trying to figure out what life's all about.

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8 Techniques for Fighting Writer's Block
Being a writer, or trying to be one, is really hard. You think authors just whip out a novel like it’s easy peasy? Nope. Lots of sweat and tears and frustrations are involved. Having writer’s block is possibly the worst thing to happen to a writer. Sitting ...
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The Name of the Game Has Changed
I've been neglecting this little corner of my universe. Since I've started this blog, a lot of things in my life have changed (and then changed some more). And yet, there's still so much that remains the same. I'm still a lost and confused twenty-something,...
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Life Lately: Gloomy & Gray
When I say gloomy and gray, I don't mean the weather. The weather here has actually been sunny and still really hot, which only adds to my cranky moods. I've been ready for Fall for weeks. I am beyond over the summer. There's something about Fall that awake...
Life Lately: Gloomy & Gray
Life Lately: Gloomy & Gray
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What's in my makeup bag?
I'm not big on wearing makeup and usually go for the bare minimum. I love any kind of "natural" look. Now that I'm working with kids again, I feel less inclined to "spruce" my face up, so the heavy eyeshadow and lipstick wear is saved for the occasional nig...
What's in my makeup bag?
What's in my makeup bag?
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The Passage of Time
How fast an hour passes by when you're mindlessly doing something you enjoy. How slow an hour passes by when you're anxiously counting down the minutes until you're free from whatever is restraining you. Time is such a funny thing and sometimes I think we h...
The Passage of Time
The Passage of Time
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Sweet & Savory Roasted Root Vegetables
I'm a "dance to the beat of your own drum" kind of gal and that definitely applies to my cooking as well. I usually don't follow recipes and kind of just wing it. Sometimes it's a fail, but once in awhile I come across something that's ah-mazing—so of cours...
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Patience: The Hardest Lesson to Learn
I have never been a patient person. Whether it was dealing with mundane tasks like standing in line at the post office or sitting in rush hour traffic, to waiting for my diet to finally start giving me results or waiting for "time to pass" so my emotional w...
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Songs I'm Loving Lately #9: Great Tune, Great Lyrics
It's been so long since I've done one of these posts! Most of my past Songs I'm Loving Lately  have had some kind of theme, but I was really struggling to find a common theme for all of these songs.  I guess you could say they're all love songs in a sense, ...
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P.S. You're Not Old
I had a conversation today with my oldest friend (and by oldest, I mean the friend who has been around the longest—since our angst-filled middle school years) and it sparked something in me, something that I think goes through the minds of everyone and seem...
P.S. You're Not Old
P.S. You're Not Old
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The 7 Best Movies to Watch in the Summer
We may only have a few weeks left of summer, but what better way to embrace it (besides going outside and enjoying the sunshine and warmth as much as you can!) than to watch movies that remind you of summer? I find myself watching some of these movies throu...
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