:: 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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:: Valentine’s Day 2017: How to Winterize a Date Night Dress ::

Hey loves!

Sometimes the first few months of the year can feel a bit humdrum, style-wise, for me. Within a few weeks into January, I’ve already lost that holiday feeling *cue Top Gun soundtrack* and most days, northeasters, ice and freezing rain don’t leave much room for more for than chunky layers, knit accessories, and boots. Read More