Author Archives: Chiara Mazzucco

About Chiara Mazzucco

Chiara got her start in the blogosphere by dishing out reality slaps on her dating and relationship blog. The brutal honesty that became her signature tone earned her the badass reputation she needed to get The Indie Chicks magazine up and running. She is also a web designer and author of The 9 Mirages of Love. Driven, stubborn, and wildly ambitious, she won’t stop until she is the perfect, self-empowered role model for all of her readers.
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How to be Money Smart

Being money smart is not something most of us are born with, it’s something we learn through experience and through necessity. So, if times are tight for you, like they are for so many of us, then it’s time to…

history

Should Your History Dictate Your Future?

We’re usually giddy at the idea of a relationship progressing. The longer it lasts, the deeper it implants its roots – and we like roots. But while you’re happily marking your calendar at the years passing, you’re not realizing that…

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Labels in Relationships

Labels in a relationship – is there anything more confusing, or generally weight baring that you could encounter when everything is so new and wonderful? You meet your Mr. (Or Ms.) Charming, and it couldn’t be more perfect. After a…

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Long Distance Relationships: Do They Work

Life has a funny way of throwing a shit storm your way  the moment you think you’ve struck gold. You meet someone who kick flips your life upside down, someone who seems absolutely perfect: attractive, intelligent, like-minded and romantic. Then, the bomb…

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How’s Your Imagination Doing?

No, seriously. How’s your imagination doing lately? I’m assuming you’re not seeing dragons waging war (Unless you’re a Game of Thrones fan) and little toad conductors on your train ride to work. I’m also assuming that at one point in…

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Fight the Odds: Put Yourself First

I’m in my late 20s, which means I’m in that weird place where I have a few friends doing great things, some still in the same place they were in ten years ago (in their parents basement smoking ganja), and others that…