Hi, I'm Allison.

I believe life is best lived with a healthy mix of adventuring and napping.

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who am I?

I drink too much black coffee, go to too many concerts, and read too many books.

In college, my superlatives were "Most Likely to Drop Out of the Business World and Become a Groupie" and "Most Likely to Takeover the World." That about sums it up.

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At the beginning of 2021, I put on my Instagram stories that I wanted to read more ~business~ books this year and I opened it up for others to join me. I chose Carla Harris’ book “Expect To Win: 10…

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To start off this post about my Mom and my weekend away in Wimberley, TX (December 2020), I’d like to note that social distancing and masks were enforced everywhere we went. The city seems to be handling all of this…

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If you’ve never heard of Causebox, it’s very similar to other quarterly subscription boxes out there (like FabFitFun, for example) with the added caveat that the products within the Causebox have an ethical touch. Each box comes at an extreme…

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By the time this post goes live, I’m going to be on my way to be a bridesmaid in a wedding for one of college roommates (look forward to seeing the inevitable post or two on @allisonmessimerdotcom)! While I know…

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Productivity 101

If you're anything like me, you're always on the hunt for ways to be more productive and organized. Check out this list to read about my favorite resources.

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Travel Diaries

Want to satisfy your travel bug? Check out these posts to catch up on my travels.

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Most Popular Blog Posts

If you know anything about me, you know that I love a good ol’ concert. I love the feeling of being a part of something, dancing in a crowd, … and putting it into an Excel spreadsheet (it’s helpful, you…

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If you know anything about the podcast realm, you’ve heard of Serial. I crave a story with layers like an Ogre and mysteries galore. I binge podcasts all day at work via Spotify to drown the phone conversations around me and…

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If you haven’t already seen Oceans 8, get off your butt and go see it right now. Is that a little harsh? Maybe, but it’s an incredible movie.  As I was watching the movie, I was completely enamored with how beautiful the…

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It came time for the fiscal year to end and that meant PTO about to burn. I chose to spend one of those days at the Dallas Arboretum because it’s spring and, hey, I like flowers. This post is mostly…

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