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Dear January

Well hello there! Welcome to another blog post from The Freed Sparrow! I hope that you’re doing well today, and that January has been a much-needed restart from the previous year. Today I wanted to take a minute to just write something candid and laid back, since it’s the end of the month and I’m […]

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Blogging tips Lifestyle

One Year of Blogging: What I've Learned Up to Now

Do you know those parents that refer to their kids age in months rather than years? Excuse me while I’m that parent for a second…My baby is 26 months old give or take a few months! Three cheers to my lovely child for making it this long and may it live on for many years […]

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Lifestyle

Growing in You: Five steps to Grow in all things you

Hey there! Welcome back to another blog post and welcome to a brand-new decade! The holidays are officially over, sadly Christmas trees are being undecorated and trashed, and you can no longer use the Christmas holiday as an excuse to eat all your favorite sweets! So, what are we to do now? According to YouTube […]

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Travel

The Hawaii Chronicles: #2 Finding the Aloha Spirit

Aloha! Thank you so much for stopping by my blog! For ten days I immersed myself in all things beach, authentic Hawaiian cuisine, culture, and learning about the Aloha Spirit! Walking off the plane after touching down in Honolulu I had no idea of the massive imprint the island of Oahu would have on me! […]

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Travel

The Hawaii Chronicles: #1 Airplane Essentials

Let the countdown begin! In exactly nine days I will be touching down in Oahu, Hawaii! No amount of frilly language can describe how enthusiastic I am! I can’t wait to immerse myself in the rich Hawaiian culture, hike to breathtaking views, and have one last expedition before the end of 2019! So, here’s a […]

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Food: The Happy Herbivore

Halloween Candies for the Happy Herbivore

I’ve been meat free for nearly seven years now, throughout the years I have been committed to finding ways to enjoy my favorite childhood treats without compromising my values and choices. Recently, some of my favorite sweet treats have been “ruined” for me due to ingredients like gelatin; which is made with the skin, cartilage, […]

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Lifestyle

The Writer’s Playlist

Hello, there! Welcome to another blog post! I’ve recently gotten a few new followers and I’d like to start off by thanking you for joining the conversation! My name is The Freed Sparrow and my goal is to create a space for open dialogue about issues not wildly covered by the mass media, an outlet […]

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Lifestyle Self Love

Wellness, Manifestation, and the in Between

Hello! Welcome back to another blog post!  A few days before I found out about Wellness Con, I had been doing research on manifestation. I’ve fallen and accepted the slight depression I’ve come into due to not knowing who I am as a person, which is an extremely condensed version. I’m trying to figure who […]

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Bookworm Lifestyle

The Introverts Bookcase

A continuous and ever changing book collection full of my favorite and recently read Young Adult fiction, Self-love ,and poetry books that I have comprised over the years! Disclaimer, my bookcase consists of both new and old works that have fallen into my grasp over the years. These reviews are entirely my own opinion as […]

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Lifestyle

21 Lessons for 21 Trips Around the Sun

Hello! Just recently I celebrated my 21st birthday with the most incredible flock of people that I know! Turning 21 was probably one of the most surreal moments of my life, because of how slow and peaceful the whole day had been. 2019, although unplanned has been a hectic, emotional, train ride that put me […]