Kiersten Hickman
I've always been obsessed with notebooks - filling them with ideas and random thoughts. So I decided to make a career of it. I love to write, blog, drink copious amounts of coffee, read books, cook new recipes, and travel to new places.

Latest Articles

These Twitter Accounts Are So Creepy, They’ll Give You Nightmares

I don't think it's going on a limb if I say that most of love reading creepy things on the web — until nightfall, that is, because, you know, nightmares. That said, you're gonna have to expect at least a few if you look through these creepy Twitter …
By Kiersten Hickman

Why It Doesn't *Really* Matter Where You Go To College

For the third year in a row, Bustle's Upstart Awards are honoring young women who are doing incredible things in the realms of business, STEM, fashion and beauty, the arts, philanthropy, and beyond. Want to be an Upstarts honoree one day? Read on for…
By Kiersten Hickman

Surprising Tech Jobs You Probably Didn't Realize Existed

Have a new app that you are totally obsessed with? Are you a frequent user of cloud programs at home, in the office, or on the go? You can pretty much thank anyone sitting in a tech role for such brilliant technology. From designing interfaces to bac…
By Kiersten Hickman

Off-The-Grid Spots Perfect For A Bachelorette Party

If dancing it up at a club or taking a week-long trip to Cape Cod doesn’t sound like your type of bachelorette party, then you’re in luck! The Venue Report released a list of brilliant off-the-grid bachelorette party spots if you and your bridesmaids…
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Game Apps Designed By Women

Not only are games created by women consistently badass, but it's also empowering to be able to see the craftsmanship of a woman who has worked hard in a world that is obviously male-dominated — which is especially true for the world of game design —…
By Kiersten Hickman

Vegan Fourth Of July Recipes That Everyone Will Love

Independence Day is all about celebrating freedom and this beautiful country — and also eating some delicious food. Of course, if you're a vegan, this can be tough in party situations — not everyone knows what fits in with your dietary restrictions, …
By Kiersten Hickman

This New Rosé Is The Answer To Your Summer Prayers

It is summer, which means it is officially time to rosé all day — especially if by "rosé all day" you mean "rosé all day with this new Alit rosé that was just released," because oh my god, is it good. If you're familiar with Alit — the Oregon-based w…
By Kiersten Hickman

Summer Quotes That Will Make You Actually Like Summer

I'm sure when Frozen was released a few years back, you finally felt like Disney understood your personality. I'm not talking adventurous like Anna or rebellious like Elsa, but the fact that "the cold doesn't bother you anyway." You're in a ice queen…
By Kiersten Hickman

Can You Remove A Post From Your Instagram Archive?

In their newest update, Instagram officially released a new archiving feature that allows users to remove posts from their public timeline to a private folder. For those who are either trying to make a business profile, or want to keep their profile …
By Kiersten Hickman

How To Use Instagram's New Archive Feature

When it comes to Instagram, users get two options when it comes to privacy: Totally private, or totally exposed. Unlike other social networks like Facebook, which has all types of privacy options, Instagram allows users only two. You either choose to…
By Kiersten Hickman

Creative Father's Day Gift Ideas

Let me guess — Father’s Day is coming up and you tend to always go for the same thing: A new CD, headphones, maybe some tools for his golfing set or grill? Well if you’re looking for something a bit new to give him this Father’s Day, don’t worry, thi…
By Kiersten Hickman

Vegan Father's Day Recipes

There are probably three scenarios that you’re facing this upcoming Father’s Day: You’re vegan, Dad’s vegan, or your whole family is. No matter what your situation may look like, you’re probably hunting for some delicious vegan Father’s Day recipes t…
By Kiersten Hickman

Things To Say To Your Dad On Father's Day 2017

I’ve always been a believer that art can speak words in creative ways that sometimes we mere humans don’t know how to express. So when it comes to finding beautiful things to say to your dad on Father’s Day, I like to turn to art — and this time, I’m…
By Kiersten Hickman

Last Minute Father's Day Lunch Ideas

When it comes to family celebrations like Mother’s Day or Father’s Day, my family is all about eating dinner at 3 p.m. for some reason. Which, let’s get real — that's lunch time. So since it’s my Dad’s prime time to eat dinner during a holiday, havin…
By Kiersten Hickman

When You Can Buy The New Lady Gaga Drinks At Starbucks

Some friendly new faces are joining the menu at Starbucks thanks to their partnership with Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation! That’s right — the Matcha Lemonade and the Violet Drink are two new drinks being introduced as part of Starbucks' partner…
By Kiersten Hickman

Here's What You Need To Know About Starbucks' New Violet Drink

Get ready to be singing “Gaga, ooh la la" when you head to Starbucks beginning this week, because these new Lady Gaga-approved Starbucks drinks look so delicious for a hot, summer day. That’s right — thanks to a partnership between Starbucks and Lady…
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Last-Minute Father's Day Gift Ideas

I get it — you’re busy. It’s not like you have any time off to buy presents or plan a beautiful Father’s Day brunch. Right now, all you have time for is a quick online shop for Father’s Day so you can move on to your next task. If this sounds like yo…
By Kiersten Hickman

Unique Gifts To Get Your Dad For Father's Day

I’m sure by this point in life you are exhausted of Mother’s Day and Father’s Day. You have brainstormed clever gifts for years, and as Father’s Day approaches, you are coming to a dry well. No more clever ideas for Dad — so you end up succumbing to …
By Kiersten Hickman

How To Celebrate Father's Day This Year

You could plan a huge adventure to celebrate Father’s Day 2017 this year... or you could give your dad what he really wants: A day off. Sure, having a huge party or going out to eat are still great ways to celebrate a person you love, but for a dad, …
By Kiersten Hickman

Is The Strawberry Moon Rare?

Do you have your calendars marked yet for June 9, 2017? No? Well, get on that, because the Strawberry Moon will make it's yearly appearance on the evening of June 9, 2017 — and even better, it's actually the first full moon right before the summer so…
By Kiersten Hickman