I'm Destinee and this is where I share my life, my work, and my heart. As a multi-passionate creative, you'll find a little bit of everything I love here: my photography, my writing, and my advocacy for mental health and social justice. I may not be for everyone, but I hope that you'll feel welcomed, encouraged, and inspired from this online space. 


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It’s that time of year again – New Year’s Resolutions season! You either love it or hate it. But either way – your inbox, social media feeds, favorite tv show commercials and radios are about to be inundated with weight loss and diet ads for the next 8-12 weeks, if not longer. Look out for […]

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21 New Year’s Resolutions That Don’t Involve Dieting or Weight Loss

Dec 31

The One Keepsake Every Family Needs: Promptly Memory Journals by Destinee Stark

Last year, I discovered this company called Promptly Journals and I’ve been obsessed with them ever since! I love them so much that I’ve purchased several for myself, and even more as gifts for friends and family. Promptly Journals creates the most beautiful, heirloom keepsake journals filled with simple writing prompts to spark memories you’ll […]

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Promptly Journals: The Keepsake Every Family Needs

Dec 9

We are a little over a week into November, and if you’re like me – it’s already Christmas season at your house! My tree went up on November 1st and I usually leave it up until the last snow (March-ish). Judge on. I searched for years for the perfect Christmas tree. I wanted one that […]

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The Only Christmas Tree You’ll Ever Need

Nov 11

Toxic Positivity Never Saved Anyone from Suicide by Destinee Stark

…but TOGETHER we can change that. Today is World Suicide Prevention Day. I’m here to remind you that the people experiencing suicidal thoughts are probably the ones you least expect. If we want to change that, we need to have an honest conversation about suicide and mental health. There are many things we need to […]

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Activism, Personal

Toxic Positivity Never Saved Anyone From Suicide

Sep 10

2020 Word of the Year If you asked me to sum up this last year using just one word, it would be – without a doubt – crazy. I honestly don’t even know where to begin. From entering eating disorder treatment to buying, selling, moving, and renovating a home in the weeks leading up to […]

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2020 Word of the Year

Jan 23


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