115 Lifestyle Blog Post Ideas

115 lifestyle blog post ideas, lifestyle blogging, millennial blog topics

Monday’s seem to be my career/blogging day again! Which I am thrilled about, who doesn’t love a schedule?! If you’ve kept up with me on Insta-stories, you know I’ve been busy in NYC and at #HerConference (more on that to come!). Today’s post isn’t as meaty as usual, but hopefully if you’re struggle from #SummerBrain like I’ve been, this post gives you a little extra inspiration to push through the season. I came up with 115 lifestyle blog post ideas that I hope will pull you through all your creative ruts and writer’s blocks.

Also, if you’re not a blogger, don’t click off quite yet! Drop me a comment if you’d like to see any of these topics on TCM since I haven’t covered them all yet!

115 Lifestyle Blog Post Ideas:

Since this list is so long, I tried to break it into categories to keep it somewhat organized and maybe spark some of your own ideas!

Round Ups and List Ideas For Blog Posts:

1. Round up your favorite posts from other bloggers on a topic

2. Your favorite blogs to read

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3. Travel Bucket List

4. Quote Roundups: whether they’re for some added #girlboss inspo, getting through time of loss, or changing stages of life! There are so many ways to put a spin on this to represent where you’re at

5. Snack roundup: Healthy snacks, movie snacks, road trip snacks…. Ahhh so many options!

6. Productivity apps you couldn’t manage your time without

7. Monthly Obsessions

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8. Latest guilty pleasures for the week or season

9. “Life Lately” on Instagram rounding up your last few weeks, or month, in Instagram posts

10. What made you happy/grateful this month or week

11. Must haves for your workspace

12. Apps you use everyday on your phone

13. Date ideas

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14. Financial planning tools and apps to keep you in the green

15. Travel necessities

16. Movie roundups: your all time favorites, movies for a certain mood, etc.

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17. X Things To Do Before X Age (25 things to do before 25; 30 things to do before 30, etc.

18. Seasonal bucket list

19. Must listen to podcasts

20. Favorite beauty products

21. Favorite books

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22. Favorite TV shows

23. Annual bucket list or goals

24. Self care ideas / How to unwind after a stressful day

25. Top blogging tools

26. Your favorite Instagram accounts to follow

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27. Reverse bucket list, rounding up awesome things you’ve already experienced

28. Your most popular posts

29. Favorite healthy snacks

30. Favorite people to follow on Twitter

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31. Favorite things about a season and why

32. Favorite restaurant or food round up

33. Ted Talks for (insert topic) 

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Behind The Scenes (BTS) // Getting to know you

34. A day in the life

35. Q&A post (ask your readers to send questions in questions via your blog or IG)

36. The “Why” Behind Your Blog

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37. Style Staples: LBH, most of us have some go to’s we secretly live in, let your audience see a little more of your “real” side, not just your trendy finds from Instagram

38. Favorite memory from a certain stage of your life and why

39. How you create an at home spa night 

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40. Weekly fitness routine

41. Playlists for the season, a mood, or an activity

42. 48 Hours in your city

43. Spirituality routine

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44. What’s in your bag?

45. How you spend “alone” time or date yourself or recharge

46. # things you might not know about me

47. Share about your pets if you have them

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48. Write about your first something [kiss, concert, etc.]

49. A day in the life in photos, chronicling what you are doing every hour on the hour

50. Share how you met your significant other or what you are looking for in a partner

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51. Share one of your secrets

52. Morning Routine

53. Evening Routine

54. Share your engagement story or the best engagement stories you’ve heard

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55. Share your favorite foolproof recipe

56. Things you think are worth saving or splurging on

57. An embarrassing story

58. Share the wedding planning process (or what you envision your wedding will look like)

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59. Describe your dream day

60. Highs and lows of the year so far (or of a certain period of your life, e.g. college)

61. Your goals and how you plan to achieve them

62. Your biggest pet peeves and why

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63. Happiest moment of your life and why

64. Inside your home reveal

65. Favorite course in college and how it shaped you

66. Favorite teacher and how they shaped you

67. Favorite city you’ve ever lived in


Life Lessons, Hacks, & Tips:

68. Real life attempts at bringing a Pinterest DIY to life

69. A letter to your younger self

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70. How to save money on food

71. Advice on a relationship issue (romantic, friendship, workplace, family, etc. all count as possible relationships here!) 

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72. How to properly pack a suitcase or for a long trip to avoid airline fees (or forgetting something!)

73. Share your greatest strengths and weaknesses and how you use them

74. Hair hacks to save time in the morning or after a workout

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75. Most challenging part of your life, why, and what you learned from it

76. Kitchen hacks to save time and money

77. Cleaning hacks

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78. General money saving tips

79. Tips for decluttering

80. Organization hacks

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81. What are your biggest fears and how do you deal with them?

82. Anything related to your career journey

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 How To Overcome Interview Jitters

83. What’s a deal breaker for you in a relationship (whether that relationship is romantic, platonic, career, or otherwise)?

84. Advice for recent grads

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85. Lessons learned in college or in your first job

86. Lessons learned from a past relationship

87. How to decorate a small space or a rental

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88. Lessons learned from family

89. Shopping tips: saving money on clothes or home items

90. Iphone photography tips

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91. Habits of successful [type of person, e.g. business owner, blogger, student, etc.]

92. What you wish people knew about you

93. Tips for new bloggers

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94. DIY gift ideas

95. BTS blogging process

96. Lessons learned from blogging

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97. Lessons learned from your favorite tv show, movie, or book

98. Lessons learned from a mistake you’ve made or failure

99. Teach yourself a new skill or topic and share the journey

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General / Other:

100. Product review

102. Healthy changes to make today

103. What inspires you?

104. Opinion and thoughts on a controversial topic (link bloggers bashing brands)

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105. Your opinion on a current trend

106. If you could do anything with your life or in your life what would you do and why

107. Your biggest success in life so far and what it felt like

108. An open letter to someone or a trend

109. Interview someone

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110. If you could have dinner with one person, living or dead, who would it be and why?

111. Who is your spirit animal and why

112. DIY something

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113. Things to do with friends

114. X things you want to see change in the world or an industry

115. If you had a million dollars, what would you do?

Alright, no excuses you have 115 blog post ideas now so get to writing!!

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  • Kenya Rae
    July 24, 2017 at 7:57 am

    Great list. I’ll be pinning this for later when I’m in need of some inspiration!

  • Popofstyle
    July 24, 2017 at 8:05 am

    I’m pinning this because I love all of it! I’ve done the bucket list thing but never the reverse bucket list! This is such a great list filled with fresh ideas! Thanks!

  • kathy
    July 24, 2017 at 8:07 am

    thank you for this great and insightful post. I just pinned it so I can study it later:-)

  • Kristen Oliver
    July 24, 2017 at 8:20 am

    Yes!! This is an amazing compilation of blogging ideas 🙂 I will definitely need this. I am still new to blogging so I still have a bunch of ideas I want to write about but these will also help with how to title them so I get readers attention!

  • Carly Kontak
    July 24, 2017 at 8:31 am

    These are great!! I sometimes feel like I have nothing to write about so I’ll be pinning for future use! Thanks!!

  • Home Baked Bliss
    July 24, 2017 at 8:49 am

    This list has definitely sparked some ideas! Thanks for sharing 🙂

  • Ivanna
    July 24, 2017 at 9:31 am

    This is great thanks! I am saving this for sure, sometimes I really struggle to find new ideas.

  • Sarah Jean
    July 24, 2017 at 9:42 am

    These are some of my favorite posts to both read and write. I should do a favorite blogger roundup though!

  • Chelsea
    July 24, 2017 at 9:43 am

    Yes yes yes!! I love how you included “monthly obsessions” because I have a “My Current Obsession” style series!!

  • Kelsie Kleinmeyer
    July 24, 2017 at 11:00 am

    Oh I love this! I for sure get in ruts sometimes and these are great ideas. Pinning for later!

  • Channing Callahan @ Echanning
    July 24, 2017 at 11:36 am

    Yes to scheduling 1000% lol. I’m not so great with spontaneity and love for things to be planned out. I think it has a lot to do with the need to feel in control all the time lol. I’m also so jealous that you got to go the the blogher conference……I’ve been dying to go! 🙂

  • Lily Ayala
    July 24, 2017 at 12:08 pm

    Definitely going to be using some of these ideas!
    xo, Lily
    Beauty With Lily

  • Jessica Lam
    July 24, 2017 at 12:16 pm

    These are all such awesome ideas Rachel! Thanks for putting this together!

  • Dara @ The Southern Thing
    July 24, 2017 at 12:38 pm

    Awesome list! Just pinned this for later!

  • Kaycee
    July 24, 2017 at 2:47 pm

    Wow, this is great! I’ll definitely be using some of your ideas here! Thanks for sharing.

  • Bria | Tendril Wild Blog
    July 24, 2017 at 2:54 pm

    Daaaaang, girl.
    Pinned this before I even read the full post! haha
    This already gave me so many fresh ideas for content…I just got excited about my blog all over again. 🙂

    Excuse me while I go create 15 new post drafts in WordPress, brb…

    Tendril Wild

  • Ro I Chicken and Bliss
    July 24, 2017 at 3:52 pm

    I love these ideas! Definitely pinning as I continue to brainstorm some ideas for new blog posts to schedule! I’m teaching again this year so I want to start scheduling more posts for the year, but I’ve been so stuck. This post has definitely helped get some ideas flowing again! Thank you 🙂

  • Ruthie Ridley
    July 24, 2017 at 5:56 pm

    Saving this!!! Brilliant ideas!!!!

  • Jenny
    July 24, 2017 at 8:16 pm

    So many great ideas lady! So helpful.

  • Neely
    July 24, 2017 at 8:27 pm

    These are awesome! I love how different they all are! Pinning 🙂

  • Amanda Faber
    July 24, 2017 at 8:29 pm

    So many great ideas! I’m feeling very inspired now

  • Robin
    July 24, 2017 at 8:47 pm

    This is awesome!! Thank you so much for putting this together! +1 for the quote round-up–I love doing my seasonal collections of photos, quotes, and a playlist. I have so much fun putting it together–it’s inspiring to me, too! I love the idea of doing a round-up of my favorite blogs–I’ll have to give that a try (and you’ll be on the list, of course!).

    • [email protected] Confused Millennial
      July 25, 2017 at 10:58 am

      Ahhh you’re too kind!! thank you! Those posts are great for traffic boosts too since most people you mention on them will share on their social!

  • Samantha Bender
    July 24, 2017 at 10:06 pm

    SUCH good ideas! I want to just sit down with this list and my laptop and keep going until I have one post for each idea. Pinning!

  • Amanda | The Light Owl
    July 24, 2017 at 10:35 pm

    Love these ideas Rachel! I love how you broke them down into categories. I will be returning to this list for sure.

  • thesophiadiaries
    July 24, 2017 at 11:41 pm

    Wow… I can’t believe you put together such an extensive list!!! Some of these are great posts for sure!! Saving some for the future 😉

  • Grace Hincapie
    July 25, 2017 at 1:15 am

    DANG girl!!! Definitely will be pinning this!!!

  • Amanda @ Anchored to Sunshine
    July 25, 2017 at 7:25 am

    This is exactly the kind of inspiration I needed this morning! So many wonderful ideas 🙂 Thank you for helping break my writers block.

  • April Kitchens
    July 25, 2017 at 8:23 am

    Love these post ideas! I could even use some of them for my mom blog.

  • Candice Schenk
    July 25, 2017 at 10:22 am

    Thanks so much! These are such great ideas! I’m pinning this for later!

  • Kaitlyn Fickle Killebrew
    July 25, 2017 at 10:31 am

    This is such an awesome list! I need to hang on to this when I’m hitting a road block!

  • Kara
    July 25, 2017 at 10:46 am

    This is a great list of ideas. I will be sure to reference this when I’m stuck in a rut!

  • [email protected] Confused Millennial
    July 25, 2017 at 10:57 am

    Haha yassss!!

  • Cameron
    July 25, 2017 at 11:03 am

    These are such great ideas! I’ll definitely be adding a few to my list and will be coming back to it later for some inspiration!

  • Elizabeth Johnson
    July 25, 2017 at 11:06 am

    Love this! Definitely saving this for inspiration. #115 is a question Michael asks me all the time haha!

  • Payton Celedinas
    July 25, 2017 at 11:35 am

    Oh my gosh the possibilities are endless! Definitely saving this one!

  • Lena
    July 25, 2017 at 11:44 am

    Great list! I am saving this for those days when I just feel totally blocked! You listed some of my favorite kinds of post that I totally forgot about! Thank you! 🙂

  • Candice Nikeia
    July 25, 2017 at 12:39 pm

    I need to do a Favorite Books post. It has been on my mind for a long time. I honestly look all these amazing ideas!

  • Taylor Smith
    July 25, 2017 at 12:46 pm

    Love this! It’s great to freshen up your post ideas when doing your content calendar.

  • Safaniya Stevenson
    July 25, 2017 at 1:12 pm

    *slow clap* You just never cease to amaze me! This list is amazing and has soooo many good posts! Saving for future use on those uninspired days.

  • Corey Wheeland
    July 25, 2017 at 1:23 pm

    These are such awesome ideas. I’ll never be stumped for a topic again!

  • mckenna bleu
    July 25, 2017 at 1:54 pm

    These are all great idea! I want to look back on this!

  • Chelsea
    July 25, 2017 at 2:46 pm

    Oh my gosh, pinning this RIGHT NOW. I’ve needed this all summer long- I’m lacking inspiration!

  • Anna Hubbard
    July 25, 2017 at 2:51 pm

    These are all awesome ideas, Rachel! Pinning this for future reference!

  • Kuleigh
    July 25, 2017 at 5:36 pm

    This is a massive list! I’m pinning it for later. Thanks for doing all the hard work for us!!!

  • Julie Estrella
    July 25, 2017 at 7:31 pm

    Wow, absolutely saving this for later. Great resource for when you’re stuck, thank you!!

  • Amanda @ A Good Hue
    July 25, 2017 at 8:34 pm

    I am SO going to have to come back to this list- it’s amazing! Lists like these are so helpful when you’re trying to come up with new ideas- thanks for sharing!

  • Emily Green
    July 25, 2017 at 9:37 pm

    I loveee this post! Definitely pinning it to refer to. As I was reading, I kept wanting to start writing!

  • Mistle
    July 25, 2017 at 10:09 pm

    So many great ideas! Lets face it we all get writers block at times!! I have a growing lists of ideas now if I could just get to writing them!

  • Melissa
    July 25, 2017 at 10:14 pm

    Wow! So many amazing ideas here! Thanks for sharing. I am pinning this for the next time I have writers block ?

  • Chelsea Watkins
    July 25, 2017 at 10:45 pm

    So helpful! I have so many new things to write about now. THANK YOU!

  • Amber Brooks
    July 25, 2017 at 11:13 pm

    Wow! I don’t even know where to begin with these great ideas. I will be sharing, printing, and creating posts using some of these ideas.

  • Rachel @ STCL
    July 25, 2017 at 11:13 pm

    Great list, Rachel! Definitely awesome ideas to keep nearby for when you’re running low on ideas for post inspo!

  • Jordyn
    July 25, 2017 at 11:41 pm

    Wow you came up with so many great suggestions. I have used some of these but always need a little inspiration!

  • Chanel van Reenen
    July 26, 2017 at 7:28 am

    These are amazing girl! I just bookmarked for when I need a creative boost and ideas! Thank you so much for making this list!

  • Ying-NavigatingAdulthood.
    July 26, 2017 at 8:57 am

    These are all such great ideas!! I have major writer’s block and this post helped me do a ton of brainstorming

  • Alex Carreno
    July 26, 2017 at 11:29 am

    Bookmarking this!! Literally so helpful!!

  • Alex
    July 26, 2017 at 12:29 pm

    Holy cow, so many amazing ideas! THANK YOU! Sometimes I run out of ideas to write about, so this is so handy!

  • Kait
    July 26, 2017 at 6:21 pm

    Great list to have if I am ever in a block! I am sure that day is looming in the future haha xx

  • Adriana
    July 26, 2017 at 10:14 pm

    I LOVE these ideas!! So many great ones – it can be so difficult to think of fun, creative posts sometimes! I love the idea of sharing a hypothetical situation like winning a million dollars! Love your ideas!

  • Deborah
    July 27, 2017 at 9:00 am

    Wow great list! I’ve been having a bad case of writer’s block so I’ll definitely pull up this list the next time I can’t think of what to write!

  • Rachel Loza
    July 27, 2017 at 9:57 pm

    Thank you thank you thank you for this! <3 I've been in need of some inspiration! 😉

  • Kaitlyn Fickle Killebrew
    July 28, 2017 at 2:29 am

    Such an awesome list! Everyone has their off days for blogging and this is perfect for that!

  • Rachel at RKCSouthern blog
    July 28, 2017 at 11:32 am

    These are great brain storming starting points! I need to pin this for when I’m feeling uninspired and need some help!

  • Brittany Hourston
    July 28, 2017 at 4:00 pm

    These are some great ideas! I am definitely using this as a reference when I am having a brain fart on what I should post on my blog. Your ideas are very inspirational driven.

  • Greta Hollar
    July 30, 2017 at 11:57 pm

    Definitely saving this for later when I’m in a rutt! You have some great ideas here!

  • Sami Mast
    July 31, 2017 at 2:44 am

    OMG I can sometimes barely think about what I’m going to post for the next week, let alone think out 115 ideas!! This is seriously amazing!! Will definitely be working on a few of these ideas! 🙂


  • Kristen
    August 2, 2017 at 5:49 pm

    this is amazing! I have SO many ideas now!

  • Kristal Xavier
    August 3, 2017 at 7:55 pm

    I am going to bookmark this . I have a couple of blog post in mind. I will use this when I get into a trut

  • Kristen @ TheSophisticatedGal
    August 15, 2017 at 1:44 pm

    This is such a great list! I will definitely be using some of these ideas on my blog 🙂

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