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Goodbye Mixer

Mixer, as a platform, will be coming to close this month on July 22, 2020. The news of this is still pretty fresh, as it was only announced one month prior (June 22). This news threw most content creators who called Mixer home into shock! Let me back track for you though. The weekend that preceded June 22, 2020 was an emotional one. Stories of content creators and sexually inappropriate behavior began flooding timelines on Twitter. Multiple allegations piled up and lists of over 20 content creators began circulating. Mixer was home to a LARGE amount of people who were called out. In the midst of people reliving painful and embarrassing experiences as they shared their stories online with thousands of strangers, many people called on Mixer to do something. People wanted something - Anything from mixer. We all impatiently waited for an official statement from Mixer on the allegations that were presented. Nothing. Not a single statement was made. There was a response made to a  terrible …

Format Changes

This blog has been through a lot. I mean like, a LOT! I started blogging not truly understanding the direction I wanted to go in. I started Journaling essentially. After some time I changed my blogging into outfits, recipes and crafts. There was still an extremely personal sense of my blogging, but I wasnt sure if that was still the angle I wanted to go at. After a while I started writing articles but i feel as if i lost the personal sense that can make a blog worth reading. After a mishaps when attempting to export my blog to a different platform (SPOILER ALERT: it didn't even work!) I ended up losing ALL of my articles. Years of well written content was gone and I, like a dummy, didnt backup anything. So i was left with a blank blog. That ultimately led to me losing my drive and passion for writing/blogging. My blog sat for a very long time with not a lot going on, but slowly I have been making adjustments and changes that are bringing me back. The biggest change for me is the u…