My Figure Skating Journey

As the 2018 Winter Olympics are underway in Pyeongchang, I thought I’d share a little bit about my own figure skating journey and how it has changed me over the past 11 years. I had my first competition a year after I started skating when I was 8 years old. When I was younger I […]

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100 Followers!

Today, Living Like Lexie hit its first 100 followers! This blog has been a journey, and although I’m just starting to get back into the swing of things, I’m so thankful for all of your unending support! Those of you that read my posts and support my content, motivate me more everyday to think of […]

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My 1st Sunshine Blogger Award!

Thank you to Greys Area at www.greysarea.wordpress.com for nominating me for this award! This is my first Sunshine Blogger Award and I’m thrilled to have been nominated. I was given the 11 questions below to answer: 
Which country are you blogging from
? I am blogging from the United States. How many times have you traveled out of […]

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The Twin Cities’ Agra-Culture

This weekend’s adventure was to Agra-Culture, a restaurant in Uptown Minneapolis. They have some great options for anyone, and are especially focused on vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options. Agra-Culture also has fresh juice presses and cleanses. I had the Chicken Apple Flatbread that had roasted chicken, organic apple, mozzarella, organic arugula, and agra vinaigrette, with a […]

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Blonde Hair and the Budget Cares

I’ve been dying my hair since I got my first set of highlights at eleven years old. I’ve been every shade of blonde under the sun and even went dark dark brunette for a while. Looking back, that was a poor choice since I probably looked like a vampire with how pale my skin is, and I […]

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Vulnerability

In one of my business classes, my professor had us all watch a TED Talk called The Power of Vulnerability by Brené Brown. I had never really thought much about what it means to be a vulnerable person until we were challenged to see how this is applied to our lives and being a strong leader. When […]

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Downtown at Penny’s Coffee

It’s been quite a while since I have written a post! After a long fall college semester, and a whirl-wind winter break, I decided I should start making time again for my blog. Last week during my break, my cousin Jamie came up from Iowa to stay with me for the weekend. She’s not used […]

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Taking a Moment out of Every Day

After Labor Day, I started my Senior year of High school as a PSEO (Post Secondary Enrollment Option) student at the University of Minnesota. As amazing as it has been these last few weeks, I’ve definitely noticed that it’s harder to find time to balance out my school work and personal life with such a […]

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Leather Weather 

As the Minnesota weather starts to cool off, it’s time to bring out the fall essentials. I have an obsession with jackets and own way more than I probably should. This baby pink faux leather jacket from Blu Pepper is one of my new favorites. It has a hard edge to it as well as […]

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The Minnesota State Fair

The Minnesota State Fair is the second biggest fair in the United States only behind Texas. Every year around 2 million people come from all over to join the festivities. There is plenty to eat, see, and do at the fair that someone can easily spend their entire day there. As far as food goes, […]

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