:: ColorCrush Inspired Gifts for Her ::

This Valentine’s Day, I want to show my mom, sister, and girlfriends how much I love and appreciate them. Our favorite women can never be spoiled too much, so today I rounded up a few of my favorite gifts for her below!

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Hello darlings!

Today, I rounded up Valentine’s Day gifts for her in all the prettiest winter blues. (I think it will be fun to write at one color crush inspired post each month and according to a recent Instagram poll, y’all agree!) In the name of saving money, almost every gift included is under fifty dollars. Now, you can feel free to treat yo’self without the guilt. I also chose gifts that can serve double duty. Shop an item by clicking an image or the highlighted words! Read More

:: 5 Brands Who Practice Giving Tuesday Everyday ::

This year, grab a gift from (or give one to) a company that practices Giving Tuesday every day of the year.

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Happy Giving Tuesday y’all!

As I’ve noted on social media on several occasions this year, 2017 has brought a heightened sense of sadness and concern for the state of affairs not only in the United States, but abroad as well. Our world is hurting, and I often feel as though I fail to do my part to alleviate the pain. I am a teacher first, and a blogger second. While sharing outfit inspirations and the latest deal is fun, I wouldn’t be myself if I didn’t pause every once and awhile and teach both ya’ll (and myself) a few new things. I tell my students that learning math is about challenging yourself as a thinker and opening up your brain to learn different ways to find solutions. In reflecting on what I can do to be a better global citizen, I thought about challenging myself as a consumer. Read More

:: Holiday Gift Guide: For the Fitness Novice ::

Today, I’m excited to present my first holiday gift guide of the season: gift ideas for the fitness novice.

Happy Sunday darlings!

Now, I already know some of you may be thinking. “Girl, I have it on good authority that you haven’t seen the inside of the gym in a smooth couple of months.” Admittedly, I have an affinity for avoiding strenuous physical activity, and honestly, if it wasn’t a Sunday I would deny that claim until the cows came home. I use to, however, be an avid runner.

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