Alyssa Ruane

Alyssa is The Lysst's creator and ultimate ruler. She's a freelance journalist and content marketing expert passionate about living her best life and helping others do the same. She's kind of an ass, but sometimes she can be hurt-your-teeth sweet. Depends on the day and whether or not you came bearing gifts (queso blanco or wine will do). Find her professional portfolio at alyssaruane.com.

Dating Apps And The Hobby Void

I’ve never been one for dating. It’s just not for me. I would much ...

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5 Bun Trends To Try This Fall

Buns are fun! *Although this post is sponsored, all embarrassing opinions are my own.* If ...

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Speak Now or Forever Hold Your Tongue

We’ve seen enough romantic comedies to know the phrase: Speak now or forever hold your peace. And once ...

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Enrich Your Life; Sleep Backwards

Being a creative type is tolling. Us right-brained folk are always fumbling through the darkest corners ...

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A Note from the Extroverted Introvert

I’ll be the first to admit that I have multiple personalities. Not in the ...

The Difference Between Restlessness and Refusing to Rest

Listen, I’ve been through it all. I know I’m only 23 (which, almost one ...

18 Promises to Tell Yourself, and Keep

  We’ve all been there. That moment of weightless joy or hopeless desperation… Or anywhere ...

Spring Style Mantra: Borrow from the Boys

If you’re a true fashionista, by now you’ve definitely heard the phrase, “borrow from ...