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.

Fake It Til’ You Make It

Fake it til you make it. I used to cringe at this advice. What do you mean, fake it til you make it? Aren’t I supposed to be genuine? Honest? Transparent? Those words never made any sense to me, and…

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How to Be More Confident

Picture this: You’re at a party, hanging out with friends and having a good time, feeling pretty good about yourself. You chose the right shoes, you feel comfortable in your jeans and you’re surrounded by people who make you laugh…

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The Attitude Adjustment – 5 Things to do NOW

As we get closer to the end of the makeover series, we hope you’re sticking to your own version of an Indie Bombshell Makeover. While you’re getting your body ready for summer, cleaning your closet, and sorting your make-up stash,…

no one is going to do it for you

No One is Going to Do It For You

Stop feeling sorry for yourself. Stop craving a life that isn’t yours. Stop crying yourself to sleep. You, I’m talking to you. Stop waiting to be discovered; stop waiting for someone to pick you out of the meaningless crowd to…

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Chiara: A Year in Review

I can’t believe a year has passed already. If you told me this is where we’d be – where I’d be – a year later, I probably wouldn’t have believed you. It’s been a tornado of experience; moments of speed, chaos,…

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Beta Thalassemia Minor – Peace From a Diagnosis

Before you freak, it’s not serious. I’m not dying, I’m not suffering, and I’m not asking for a cuddle. I am, however, hoping to share with you what the past couple of weeks have been like for me as I was…