Keep Calm and Wear Lipstick

Happy National Lipstick Day! In honor of today, I wanted to pay tribute to some of the most famous lipstick looks in history – perhaps it will tempt you to get extra glamorous this morning? Before we get into that though, I have some amazing news: you’re going to have to hustle to your local […]

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Friday Finds – July 28, 2017

I’m trying a new format for my “Friday Finds” this week because, well, I have a lot to share! Please let me know what you think of it in the comments. To Buy: Lisa Frank Pajama Collection Am I the only one who didn’t the memo this was happening? I was browsing online and found […]

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Seeing Double?

I’m throwing on my suit of armor because this post might be controversial. (If I’m going to wear a suit of armor, it’s going to be fashionable… like this design by Lie Sang Bong) Let me start out by saying that this post is actually the one that spurred the whole idea of this blog. Sister-in-law […]

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Why the Michael Kors and Jimmy Choo Deal Actually Makes Sense

You may have seen the news yesterday that Michael Kors has acquired the Jimmy Choo fashion brand. While this seems like an odd pairing to some, I think it’s a fantastic move. Before I explain why let me first say that Michael Kors will always hold a soft spot in my heart – my first job […]

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Fixer Upper: Speedy 35 Edition

As promised, I unleashed my inner Joanna Gaines and decided to showcase a repair project on the blog. At any given time, I’m usually working on restoring one or more items (since a lot of times, I have to do something and let it dry or wait a few days, etc.) – the current “disaster […]

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Live Every Week Like It’s Shark Week

Last night marked the start of Shark Week on the Discovery Channel, the annual event dedicated to these fierce aquatic predators. Since 1988 this summer tradition both educates and entertains – it is now broadcast in 72 countries and is considered the longest-running cable television programming event in history. Because Shark Week is promoted so […]

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Weekend Recap

Happy Monday! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. Unfortunately, the polo club canceled all the matches scheduled for this last weekend due to the weather (disappointing but I’m also glad they made that decision for the safety of the horses). We ended up trying a new brunch spot in the city and oh my […]

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Ideas for (Inexpensive) Summer Outings

Since I’ve focused a lot lately on fashion and specific products, I thought we’d change things up a bit and talk about fun summer activities, ideally those that are free or relatively inexpensive. Let me know if you have any other suggestions – we still have several weeks left of the season and I want […]

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Friday Finds – July 21, 2017

This week, I decided to focus on some companies and products I’ve recently discovered. A few were found via social media, while others have been recommended to me personally. Hopefully, you’ll find something new on this list – though I’d also love it if you shared any recent finds of yours in the comments! Book […]

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Performance Review: The Hunt for the Perfect Work Bag

Although I work from home now, I started my career working at a non-profit. One thing that I quickly learned to appreciate was the importance of a good quality work bag. Even though the trendy crossbody purses are adorable, they’re not practical for a setting that requires you to carry folders or a laptop to and […]

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